April 7, 2022

How Kim of Queens Happened: Kim's Story of Going From Stay At Home Mom to TV Star

This week Kim tells us how she turned a video in her basement into the hit Lifetime TV series, Kim of Queens. If you’ve ever wondered how to get on TV, then this episode is for you.


This week Kim tells us how she turned a video in her basement into the hit Lifetime TV series, Kim of Queens. If you’ve ever wondered how to get on TV, then this episode is for you. 

We’re spending the whole show answering a listener question from a young woman named Disha who asks Kim how her TV show, Kim of Queens happened. Kim dives deep into the process and takes us from her first casting tape and googling producers, to Hollywood photo shoots and fighting to get her message of positivity and authenticity onto the screen. 

In this episode we get into the nitty gritty and discuss what its really like to get a TV show made. Some of the other things that come up along the way are imposter syndrome, how to make a difference, navigating tough negotiations, and the need to put yourself out there in the most authetic way possible. 

At the end of the episode Zac flips the script on Kim and asks her a series of rapid fire questions. Her answers are: Pride and Prejudice, The Devil Wears Prada, Something’s Gotta Give, Robert Pattinson, flying, and putting peanuts in Coca Cola. If you want to know the questions then you’ll just have to listen to the show. 


In This Episode:

  • Why are men bad multitaskers? 
  • How did Kim make Kim of Queens happen? 
  • The real drama of making the TV show Kim of Queens. 
  • How to find a TV producer
  • The importance of authenticity and passion 
  • The weird sounds teenage boys make
  • Kim answers rapid fire questions


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