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Kimberly Jonelle "Kimee" Balmilero (December 13, 1979) is an Hawaiian actress who plays Dr. Noelani Cunha on Hawaii Five-0.

Life & Career[]

Hawaii born actor Kimee Balmilero has been performing professionally since 1994 thanks to her first paying gig as "Woody Woodpecker" at an Earth Day Fair. Other professional credits include: The 3X Emmy Nominated series "Hi-5," the Original Broadway Cast of "Mamma Mia," "Miss Saigon," and most recently, the recurring role of Dr. Noelani Cunha on "Hawaii Five-0." While working in NYC and LA for 15+ years, she studied improve & sketch comedy at the famed Uprights Citizens Brigade Theatre in Hollywood.

She studied improve at The Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in Los Angeles and NYC.

Since moving back to Hawaii in 2012, Kimee founded and is the "Head Sillypino" of Improve Hawaii a company and website dedicated to sketch and improve comedy in Hawaii.

In March 2015, she created and produced the first ever Hawaii Sketch Comedy Festival at the Honolulu Museum of Art's Doris Duke Theater.

In 2018, Balmilero also appears in the 2018 reboot series Magnum P.I. which was related to crossover series.


  • Her father keeps her supplied with Hawaiian and Filipino food sent frozen through express mail.
  • Kimee's father Roy Balmilero were appeared in episode "Lost in the Sea Sprays".

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Hawaii Five-0 Cast
Final Alex O'LoughlinScott CaanIan Anthony DaleMeaghan RathBeulah KoaleKatrina LawChi McBrideTaylor WilyDennis ChunKimee Balmilero
Former Daniel Dae KimGrace ParkJorge GarciaMasi OkaMichelle Borth
Other Lauren GermanTaryn ManningTeilor GrubbsLarisa OleynikReiko Aylesworth