Kellye Nakahara

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Kellye Nakahara
Born (1950-12-10) December 10, 1950 (age 68)

Kellye Nakahara (born December 10, 1950) is an American actress, best known for playing Nurse Kellye in 165 episodes of the television comedy M*A*S*H.

Life and career[edit]

Nakahara was born on O‘ahu, Hawaii. Before becoming an actress, Nakahara moved from Hawai‘i to San Francisco to pursue a career in art. She married David Wallett, and moved to Los Angeles to try acting. Other than M*A*S*H, she has had small roles and guest spots on several other television shows, had a small part in the films Clue (1985) as Mrs. Ho, the domestic cook, and in 1996's Black Day Blue Night. She also played a labor and delivery nurse in the 1988 John Hughes film, “She's Having a Baby”. Along with several other M*A*S*H cast members, she was a spokesperson for IBM.

Nakahara still occasionally works as an actress, as well as working as a watercolor artist who paints and exhibits under her married name, Kellye Wallett. She has two children.

External links[edit]