Kila’s television credits include recurring roles on the hit CBS series, “Hawaii Five-0,” ABC's “Grey’s Anatomy,” and most recently, NCIS: HAWAII and THIS IS US. Other credits include “S.W.A.T.,” “Shooter,” “Counterpart,” and “Wisdom of the Crowd.” He has performed at numerous Off-Broadway and regional theatres, notably Mark Taper Forum, The Wallis, BAM, and Classic Stage Company.
Kila has taught drama for the BELL Foundation, Columbia Business School’s Senior Executive Program, Columbia High School Institute, and Classic Stage Company in New York. Kila has lead workshops in Shakespeare and stage combat for Shakespeare Youth Festival: LA & Kenya and Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum.
He is a co-author of the Off-Broadway hit, Unnatural Acts, for which he received a Drama Desk nomination. He is a head mentor with Young Storytellers, Associate Director of Shakespeare Youth Festival, and co-producer for the LA-based concert series, A Little New Music. Kila holds his MFA from Columbia University’s School of the Arts.