Kim Matula at the 2014 Daytime Emmy Nominees Reception
Kimberly Marie Matula|
August 23, 1988
Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.
|Other names||Kim Matula|
|Known for||Hope Logan on The Bold and the Beautiful|
Life and career
Matula was born in Fort Worth, Texas to David and Karin Matula. She is of Finnish ancestry. Matula has always dreamed of acting and created videos of her acting. She studied film at the University of Texas at Arlington, but dropped out because her acting career was taking off. In 2008, Matula appeared in the Lifetime movie Queen Sized, and in next year moved to Los Angeles, then in 2010, she landed the role of Hope Logan in the CBS daytime soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful.
In 2014, Matula was nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series. In her two final years on the soap, Matula's character had major storylines. In November 2014, it was announced that Matula had not renewed her contract and would be departing the series for a career in primetime television and film.
|2008||Queen Sized||Tara||Television film|
|2009||How I Met Your Mother||Girl||Episode: "Definitions"|
|2010–2014, 2015, 2016||The Bold and the Beautiful||Hope Logan||Series regular: January 11, 2010 – December 12, 2014 |
Guest: April 17 and 20, 2015 and March 16, 2016
Nominated — Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Younger Actress in a Drama Series (2014)
|2010||Crown thy Good||Claire||Short film|
|2010||Cool Wheels||Stacy McFuggins||Short film|
|2011||The Defenders||Mia||Episode: "Nevada v. Doug the Mule"|
|2014||Broken Strings||Wind / Heidi Lewis||Short film|
|2014||Almost Royal||Herself||Episode: "Los Angeles"|
|2016||UnReal||Tiffany||Series regular (Season 2)|
|2018||LA to Vegas||Veronica "Ronnie" Messing||Main role|
|2019||Fighting with My Family||Jeri-Lynn|
- "Kim Matula 411". Soap Opera Digest. 2010-01-11. Archived from the original on 2014-08-18. Retrieved 2014-06-30.
- "Kimberly Matula Playing Hope Logan on The Bold and the Beautiful - Soaps.com". Soaps.sheknows.com. Retrieved 2014-06-30.
- "The 41st Annual Daytime Entertainment Emmy Award Nominations". New York: emmyonline.org and National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. May 1, 2014. Archived from the original on June 23, 2014. Retrieved May 1, 2014.
- "No Hope For The Future: Kim Matula Quits The Bold and The Beautiful!". Daytime Confidential. Retrieved 9 November 2014.
- "Kim Matula Leaving The Bold and the Beautiful!". Michael Fairman On-Air On-Soaps. Retrieved 9 November 2014.
- Elizabeth Wagmeister. "'UnReal' Season 2 Cast: Meagan Tandy & Kim Matula to Play Contestants - Variety". Variety. Retrieved 19 February 2016.
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