Kim Darby

Kim Darby (Actress), born on July 8, 1947 in Los Angeles, California, USA. Kim Darby's age 71 years & Zodiac Sign Cancer, nationality American (by birth) & Race/Ethnicity is White. Let's check, How Tall is Kim Darby?

Kim Darby Bio

  • Birth Name:Kim Darby
  • First Name: Kim
  • Last Name: Darby
  • Age: 71 years
  • Birth Date: July 8, 1947
  • Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, USA
  • Country: USA
  • Nationality: American
  • Birth/Zodiac Sign: Cancer
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Eye Color: Dark brown
  • Hair Color: Dark brown
  • Feet/Shoe Size: N/A
  • Dress Size: N/A
  • Kim Darby Height

    5 ft 5 in (163 cm/)

    Height & Weight
    Height (in Feet-Inches)5 ft 5 in
    Height (in Centimeters)163 cm
    Height (in Meters)
    Weight (in Kilograms)54 kg
    Weight (in Pounds)119 lbs

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    What happen to Kim Darby?

    Fans still love Darby. Even now, she still gets mail about “True Grit.” For 17 years, she taught acting at UCLA. While she plans to keep acting, she’s off to Kentucky soon for a new teaching experience, and she’s stronger than ever.

    Why did Kim Darby stop acting?

    Darby admitted her career declined after the 1970s partly because she became an amphetamine addict. According to Pilar Wayne in her book My Life with John Wayne, Darby purposely set out to be rude to Wayne and others during the filming of True Grit. Wayne, for his part, called her a “spoiled brat”.

    Who is Kim Darby's daughter?

    Heather Elias

    Who is Kim Darby husband?


    Kim Darby is an American actress best known for her role as Mattie Ross in the film True Grit . Darby was born Deborah Zerby in Los Angeles, the daughter of professional dancers Inga and Jon Zerby . Her father nicknamed her Derby saying “I thought Derby Zerby would be a great stage name”. Her mother was from Budapest. Her mother’s siblings were comedians who performed as the Wiere Brothers. She performed as a singer and dancer under the name “Derby Zerby,” believing that she could not “hope for serious important roles in films with a name like “Derby Zerby” she renamed herself “Kim,” because it was the name of a popular girl in her high school that she admired, and “Darby,” as a variation of “Derby.” Darby began acting at age fifteen. Her first appearance was as a dancer in the film Bye Bye Birdie . Among her roles are True Grit, in which she played a fourteen-year-old when she was twenty-one years of age; Gunsmoke ; Bonanza ; The One and Only ; Better Off Dead ; and Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers .

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