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Introduction : Who is Kira Balinger
- Kira Balinger is an actress, most well-known for her character Caitlyn Simbulan Morrison in the 2016 Philippine romantic melodrama TV series The Story of Us, by Richard Somes.
- As a girl, she always dreamt of becoming an international model after binge-watching America’s Next Top Model when she was 6.
- Her life changed forever when one day Abby Niesta from Star Magic approached her while she was eating ice cream at the mall with her mom & approach her with a role offer.
Interesting Facts & Trivia :
- Kira was a contestant on “Family Feud” once upon a time.
- Worked as an ambassador for the clothing brand Surplus.
- Sings a lot of songs with the guitar on VivaVideo.
- Kim has a dream of recording an album, which is yet to come true at the moment.
- She also wants to work with Soul Supreme’s KZ Tandingan, formerly an X-Factor contestant in 2012 and is now releasing hit songs and covers that are featured in TV shows.
- Is a bit of a picky eater, but will choose Japanese food over anything else.
- Used to do gymnastics and believes she could excel in swimming.
- Homeschooled and & considered taking up Tourism in college.
The Move to Philippines!
- Kira moved from her home country of the UK to the Philippines for reasons that she quoted, “I felt that I could see really show my talent here in the Philippines. Because in the UK, you won’t see much talent apart from dancing.”
- She didn’t know the Filipino language when she moved to the Philippines at ten years old.
- She took Tagalog lessons, watched local movies and tele series, and listened to OPM. She even asked her mom to stop conversing with her in English so she can better understand the Filippino language.
Modeling & Acting – Net Worth, Salary & Career :
- For two years, Kira spent her days preparing for her debut as the Kapamilya actress while appearing in various commercials and magazines.
- Her breakout role as Caitlyn in TSOU brought her into the limelight. The newcomer received positive feedback for her engaging portrayal in the primetime drama.
- As of 2017, she is a member of Star Magic and ASAP’s BFF5 – an all-girls band consisting of herself, Loisa Andalio, Maris Racal, Andrea Brillantes, and Ylona Garcia.
- She is still pursuing her dream of becoming an international model.
- Using her position and newfound fame to connect with world-renowned photographers, we can expect to hear good news on her results in the coming future.
Family Details :
- Parents : She is the daughter of Vec Balinger.
- Is actually the little sister of Kim Chiu, one of the 3 main cast members of The Story of Us.
- Among her team members in BFF5, Kira personally feels closest to Ylona, a fellow Inglisera and music lover.
Body Info / Physical Features
Kira Balinger Measurements :
- Eye Color : Brown
- Haircut / Hair Color : Brown
- Kira Balinger Height : 5’ 4”
- Feet / Legs / Boots / Shoe Size : 6
- Pregnant ? : Currently, she is not expecting a baby.
- Weight Loss : A few Google queries regarding this, but we couldn’t find anything conclusive on any of her social media.
Personal / Home Details
- Marital Status / Married? : No
- Children / No of Kids : –
- Ethnicity / Origin / Heritage / Race : Asian
- Kira Balinger Nationality : English-Filipino