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Kiernan Shipka

Kiernan Shipka was born in Chicago, Illinois, to John Young Shipka, a real estate developer, and his wife, Erin Ann, a one-time queen of Chicago's St. Patrick's Day parade. The family relocated to Los Angeles when she was six to support her acting career. Kiernan got her black belt in taekwondo in June, 2012. Shipka began doing commercial print ... See full bio »

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 2015/I February
 2013-2015 Sofia the First (TV Series)
- Cool Hand Fluke (2015) ... Oona (voice)
- The Floating Palace (2013) ... Oona (voice)
 2015/I Fan Girl
Telulah Farrow
 2007-2015 Mad Men (TV Series)
Sally Draper
- Lost Horizon (2015) ... Sally Draper (credit only)
- Time & Life (2015) ... Sally Draper (credit only)
- The Forecast (2015) ... Sally Draper
 2015 The Edge of the Woods (Short)
 2015 Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (TV Series)
- Kimmy Has a Birthday! (2015) ... Kymmi
 2015 One and Two
 2012-2014 The Legend of Korra (TV Series)
Jinora / Additional Voices
- Beyond the Wilds (2014) ... Jinora (voice)
- Battle of Zaofu (2014) ... Jinora (voice)
- Enemy at the Gates (2014) ... Jinora (voice)
- The Calling (2014) ... Jinora (voice)
- Venom of the Red Lotus (2014) ... Jinora (voice)
 2014 The Legend of Korra (Video Game)
Jinora (voice)
 2014 When Marnie Was There
Marnie (English version, voice)
 2014 Flowers in the Attic (TV Movie)
 2013 Child Star Psychologist 3 with Kiernan Shipka (Short)
Kiernan Shipka
 2013 We Rise Like Smoke (Short)
Young Kyler
 2012 The Empty Room (Short)
 2011 Smooch (TV Movie)
Zoe Cole
 2010 Squeaky Clean (Short)
 2009 Carriers
 2009 Land of the Lost
Tar Pits Kid (uncredited)
 2007-2009 Jimmy Kimmel Live! (TV Series)
Various / Tantrum Child / Prank Uncle Frank the Icecream Man / ...
- Episode #7.18 (2009) ... Various
- Episode #5.39 (2007) ... Tantrum Child / Prank Uncle Frank the Icecream Man
- Episode #4.441 (2007) ... Daughter 'Dog Food Scare'
- Episode #4.437 (2007) ... Sad Girl 'Sanjaya Loses'
- Episode #4.405 (2007) ... Camper 'Camp Idol'
 2009 A Rag Doll Story (Short)
 2007 MADtv (TV Series)
Upset Child
 2007 Dimension
 2006 The Angriest Man in Suburbia (TV Movie)
 2006 Monk (TV Series)
Girl Customer / Little Girl
- Mr. Monk, Private Eye (2006) ... Little Girl (uncredited)
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Appeared in national commercial for Northern Quilted Tissue. See more »

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Alternate Names:

Kiernan Brennan Shipka | Kiki Shipka


5' 2" (1.57 m)

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I hate a messy closet. I totally freak out when my closet is messy and I can't find anything. See more »


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Definition of a perfect face? delicatefabric
She looks like a young Emma Watson ali_watches_films
bad actress? emmeyc-1
One of the most talented child actors I have ever seen k3vin187
Her lisp Atlas_Cerise
Another lookalike: Elizabeth Montgomery bbbl67
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