September 14, 1971
49 years old
5 ft 5 in | 165 cm
34-24-34 in | 86-61-86 cm
54 kg | 119 lbs
8 US | 38.5 EU
Kimberly Payne Williams-Paisley was born in Rye, New York, United States, on September 14, 1971, is an American actress.
Young Kimberly Williams-Paisley began her professional career, at the age of 13.
She made her big screen debut in comedy film Father of the Bride (1991) in her breakthrough role as Annie Banks.
She got her television debut in anthology series ABC Afterschool Special (1990) in episode "Stood Up!", in role as Vanessa.
Christmas at the Madison: Part 1 and Christmas at the Madison: Part 2 (2021) two Hallmark Channel films, opposite Ashley Williams
She played Annie Banks in comedy films:
Father of the Bride (1991) for which she was nominated for the MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance
Father of the Bride Part II (1995)
Father of the Bride, Part 3(ish) (2020)
She portrayed Claire Pierce in Christmas comedy movies:
The Christmas Chronicles (2018)
The Christmas Chronicles 2 (2020)
She wrote, directed and starred in role as Laura Parker in romantic drama short film Shade (2003), for which she won two Heartland Film Festival Awards: Crystal Heart Award for Best Dramatic Short Film and Vision Award for Best Short Film, also won Sedona International Film Festival Award for Outstanding Acting & Directing.
Coldblooded (1995) dark comedy opposite Jason Priestley, Peter Riegert and Robert Loggia
Follow the Stars Home (2001) romantic drama with Campbell Scott, Eric Close and Alexa PenaVega
The Christmas Shoes (2002) drama opposite Rob Lowe, Max Morrow and Maria Del Mar
How to Go out on a Date in Queens (2006) drama with Brian Drillinger, Esai Morales and Ron Perlman
Amish Grace (2010) drama opposite Tammy Blanchard, Matt Letscher and Fay Masterson
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip (2015) live action animated family musical comedy in role Samantha
The Christmas Train (2017) romantic drama with Dermot Mulroney and Danny Glover
A Nashville Christmas Carol (2020) drama fantasy music opposite Wes Brown, Jessy Schram and Kix Brooks
The Violent Heart (2020) drama thriller with Jovan Adepo, Grace Van Patten and Lukas Haas
She was nominated for the Satellite Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Dramatic Television Series for her role as Isabel Lukens in ABC drama television series Relativity (1996).
The 10th Kingdom (2000) NBC fairytale fantasy miniseries in role as Virginia Lewis
According to Jim (2001-2009) ABC sitcom in role as Dana, she also directed 3 episodes
Nashville (2012-2013) ABC musical drama series in role as Peggy Kenter
She had recurring role as Gretchen in CBS sitcom Two and a Half Men (2014).
The Flash (2019) The CW superhero series in role as Renee Adler
Attended the Northwestern University.
She was a member of Alpha Phi sorority.
Has sister, Ashley and brother, Jay.
Has English, Welsh and German ancestry.
Published her book "Where the Light Gets In" in 2016.
She played Sunny in a play "The Last Night of Ballyhoo" (1997-1998).
She directed and wrote short comedy Numero Dos (2007).
She dated tennis player Pete Sampras (1997-1999).
She married country music singer Brad Paisley in 2013, they have two sons, William Huckleberry and Jasper.