Actress Charisma Carpenter first made her television debut with a guest spot on Baywatch, before receiving a call from legendary producer Aaron Spelling and subsequently being cast on the primetime soap opera, Malibu Shores.
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A rebellious child living under the strict rules of her dad, Kimberly and her father had constant fights, and eventually she ran away from home.
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