Kathleen Kinmont

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Kathleen Kinmont
Born Kathleen Kinmont Smith
(1965-02-03) February 3, 1965 (age 52)
Los Angeles, California
Occupation Actress
Years active 1965
1984–present
Spouse(s) Lorenzo Lamas (m. 1989–1993; divorced)
Jere Burns (1997–1999; divorced)
Doug Swander (2006–2011; divorced)

Kathleen Kinmont (born February 3, 1965) is an American actress who starred in film and on television. Kinmont is perhaps best known for starring in horror movies.

Early life[edit]

Kathleen Kinmont Smith was born in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of actress Abby Dalton[1] and Jack Smith.

Career[edit]

Her first feature film role was in the comedy Hardbodies (1984). Her best-known roles include the horror movie Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988) as Kelly Meeker and in Bride of Re-Animator as the title character. She played the title role in CIA Code Name: Alexa, which she reprised in the sequel CIA II: Target Alexa. Her most recent film was Lime Salted Love (2005).

She starred on television series such as Santa Barbara as Marilyn Cassidy in 1992 and her big role was in the 1990s syndicated television series Renegade as Cheyenne Phillips from 1992–1996. She was married to Lorenzo Lamas, who starred as the main character on the series. She was reportedly dropped from the series in 1996 when she made derogatory comments in the press about Lamas future wife Shauna Sand, who had been making appearances on the show.[2] They later divorced. She is also divorced from actor Jere Burns and Doug Swander. She has made guest appearances on such television seriess as Dallas, Baywatch, Silk Stalkings, V.I.P. and Days of Our Lives.

Kathleen is currently involved in a variety of projects as a writer, director and director of photography. She also has a flourishing photography business in the Los Angeles area, and has just released a yoga video called "Kathleen Kinmont's Restorative Core Yoga".[3] In 2012, she contributed several articles on the topic of divorce through The Huffington Post.

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1984 Hardbodies Pretty Skater
1985 Fraternity Vacation Marianne
1987 Winners Take All Party Girl #5 Music Video
1987 Nightforce Cindy Direct-to-video
1988 Phoenix the Warrior Phoenix
1988 Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers Kelly Meeker
1989 Rush Week Judith Ann McGuffin
1989 Midnight Party
1989 Snake Eater II: The Drug Buster Det. Lisa Forester
1989 Bride of Re-Animator Gloria
1989 Roller Blade Warriors: Taken by Force Karin Crosse
1991 Night of the Warrior Katherine Pierce
1991 The Art of Dying Holly
1991 Final Impact Maggie
1992 CIA Code Name: Alexa Alexa
1992 Sweet Justice Heather
1993 CIA II: Target Alexa Alexa
1994 Final Round Jordan Direct-to-video
1995 Texas Payback Angela
1995 Stormswept Missy
1996 Punctual zero Brigitte
1996 That Thing You Do! Koss' Secretary
1996 Dead of Night Katherine
1997 The Corporate Ladder Nicole Landon
1997 Stranger in the House Dorothy Liddell
2001 Gangland Alexis
2002 Bare Witness Det. Holly McGee Direct-to-video
2002 Psychotic Natalie Montana
2006 Lime Salted Love Dr. Lina Baxter
2008 Prank Kat
2011 Monsterpiece Theatre Volume 1 Lily Stevens Segment: "Rottentail"

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1965 The Joey Bishop Show Baby Season 4, Episode 25 "What'll You Have?"
1984 The Master Model #2 Season 1, Episode 8 "The Good, the Bad, and the Priceless"
1991 Dallas Cookie Season 14, Episode 14 "Smooth Operator"
1992 Santa Barbara Marilyn Cassidy Soap opera
1994 Baywatch Morgan Christopher Season 5, Episode 7 "Someone to Baywatch Over You"
1992–94 Renegade Cheyenne Phillips Seasons 1–4
1998 Safety Patrol Newsperson ABC television film
1997–99 Silk Stalkings Charlene Ballard Season 7, Episode 11 "The Wedge"
Season 8, Episode 21 "Noir: Part 1"
Season 8, Episode 22 "Noir: Part 2"
1999 Mortal Kombat: Konquest Dion Season 1, Episode 21 "Stolen Lies"
2001 V.I.P. Agent Madison Season 4, Episode 5 "South by Southwest"
2002 Days of Our Lives Dr. Richards Soap opera; 2 episodes

Additional credits[edit]

  • CIA II: Target Alexa (1993) ... writer
  • In Between (short film; 2011) ... cinematographer
  • The Perfection of Anna (short film; 2012) ... associate producer, cinematographer
  • The Adventures of Soap Man (short film; 2012) ... associate producer
  • Mrs. Sweeney (short film; 2013) ... writer, producer, director
  • Bump and Grind (TV series - "Pilot"; 2014) ... writer, producer, director

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