Character

Sylvie Brett

Played by Kara Killmer

Actor Bio

Kara Killmer stars as Sylvie Brett, a young paramedic who transferred to Firehouse 51 in the third season of "Chicago Fire" from a rural fire department in Indiana after the sudden breakup of her engagement.
Born and raised in Texas, Killmer graduated with a BFA in performance from Baylor University.

Shortly thereafter, she moved to Los Angeles, where she was selected from thousands of young actors to star on the Hulu original series "If I Can Dream," a show created by Simon Fuller that explored the lives of aspiring actors. Following the series, she was immediately cast in the leading role in the independent film "Beyond the Mask," and she followed the film with a role on the USA pilot "Horizon," produced by Gale Anne Hurd.

Soon after, she was cast in her first leading role on the NBC pilot "Tin Man."

When Killmer is not working, she enjoys writing, painting, hiking and spending time with family and friends.

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