List of famous people named Kim, along with photos. How many celebrities named Kimberly can you think of? The famous Kims below have many different professions, as this list includes notable actors named Kim, athletes named Kimberly, and even political figures named Kim. Did we forget your favorite famous person whose name is Kim? Add them to the list.One girl who's made frequent appearances on the news is Kim Kardashian. She rose to fame with the rest of her family on the reality show Keeping Up With the Kardashians. She's currently married to Kanye West and stars in several spin off reality shows. You might know Kim Cattrall as her memorable role in the show Sex and the City, which gave her a Golden Globe. She's since been in films like Big Trouble in Little China and in Broadway's Private Lives and Wild Honey.