Both Kim & her mom, Chip Fields, were guest stars on the hit '70s television show "Good Times" (1974), but on different episodes.
When starring as twelve-year-old Tootie on "The Facts of Life" (1979) she was actually nine years old.
Keeps in touch with her "The Facts of Life" (1979) co-star Mindy Cohn.
Voted "Most Talented", Burbank High School class of 1986.
Graduated from Burbank High School in 1986. While there, she was a baseball manager and an office employee. She also acted in school plays.
Graduated from Pepperdine University in 1990 with a degree in telecommunications (broadcast journalism and TV production).
Graduated from Pepperdine University in 1993 with a degree in communications.
In 1994, the producers of "Living Single" (1993) wrote her real-life breast reduction surgery into the script.
Was arrested in 1999 while protesting against the police shooting of a black woman in Riverside, California.
At age 37, she gave birth to her first child, a boy. Her son, Sebastian Alexander Morgan, was born on May 4, 2007; he weighed 6 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 19 inches long. Sebastian is nicknamed "Sam" after his initials. Sebastian's father is Kim's then-fiancé, now husband, actor Christopher Morgan.