Who is Nicole Kang?

Nicole Kang was born in Los Angeles, California USA on 30 June 1993 – her zodiac sign is Cancer and she holds American nationality. She is an actress and a writer who might be known best for her portrayal of Mary Hamilton in the action adventure crime series “Batwoman”, created by Caroline Dries and which stars Camrus Johnson, Rachel Skarsten and Meagan Tandy. It’s been airing since 2019, and follows Kate Kane who as Batwoman distributes justice around Gotham City. The series has won one award and has been nominated for seven others.

Early life and education

Nicole was raised in Los Angeles by her Korean mother and American father – she hasn’t talked about having any siblings, so she’s believed to be an only child.

She grew up being interested in dancing, and started taking lessons at a very early age, focusing on ballet and jazz. Nicole eventually began taking singing lessons as well, and planned to one day become both a professional singer and dancer. After turning nine, she tried something new, began practicing figure skating, and then began entering competitions, winning several.

Nicole’s interest in acting was born while she was attending high school. She was a member of the school’s drama club, and played lead characters in several plays performed at the school. Upon matriculating in 2011, she enrolled at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts, from which she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in acting in 2015.

She spent the following two years working various jobs while auditioning for roles in TV series and movies, trying to launch her acting career.

Roles in movies

Nicole made her debut film appearance in 2017 when she starred in the short comedy “ABC-Disney Discovers: New York Talent Showcase”. In 2019 she portrayed Jane Zap in the comedy “The Social Ones”, written and directed by Laura Kosann, and which starred Richard Kind, Camila Perez and Stephanie March. This mockumentary follows the lives of several social media influencers, and received mixed reviews.

Nicole Kang

Later that year Nicole played Bev in the critically acclaimed mystery thriller drama “Swallow”, written and directed by Carlo Mirabella-Davis, and which starred Haley Bennett, Austin Stowell and Denis O’Hare. It’s about a pregnant woman with a need to eat dangerous objects; the film won 16 awards, and was nominated for 15 others. Nicole’s latest appearance in a movie has been in the 2020 horror “Ten Minutes to Midnight”, starring alongside Caroline Williams and Nicholas Tucci, and which won nine awards and was nominated for seven others.

Nicole is currently shooting for three movies: the short drama “Cheyenne” in which she’s playing the title character, the comedy “For Entertainment Purposes Only”, and the short drama “Jack and Jane”.

Roles in TV series

Nicole made her debut TV series appearance in 2018, when she portrayed Lynn Lieser in 10 episodes of the romantic crime drama “You”, created by Sera Gamble and Greg Berlanti, and which stars Penn Badgley, Victoria Pedretti and Ambyr Childers. It has been airing since 2018, and has won two awards and been nominated for four others.

In 2019, Nicole played Seo-Yun in the episode “1st Civ Div” of the drama “The Code”, and the same year saw her appear in two episodes of the comedy “The Feels”, two episodes of the comedy crime drama “Orange Is the New Black”, and the episode “Gentleman” of the mystery horror drama “Two Sentence Horror Stories”.

Her most recent appearance in a TV series has been in the 2020 episode “Twelfth Night” of the drama “Acting for a Cause”, which stars Brando Crawford, Auli’i Cravalho and Justice Smith, and follows many young Hollywood actors and actresses as their read famous plays for charity.

Other works

Nicole has two writing credits – she wrote the 2019 episode “Virginia” of the comedy series “The Feels”, and has written the upcoming short movie “Jack and Jane”, which she is also directing and producing.

She has appeared in two episodes of the news talk show “Celebrity Page”, one in 2019 and the other in 2020.

Awards

Nicole has won a single award: a Jury Award for Best Supporting Performance for “Ten Minutes to Midnight” presented to her at the Vancouver Horror Show in 2020.

Love life and husband

Nicole is one of the most secretive actresses out there, as she hasn’t talked about any men she might have dated. There are rumors circulating the internet that she might have a husband, but these haven’t been confirmed, and she hasn’t been spotted with anyone who could actually be her spouse.

It is rumored that Nicole was once in a relationship with Australian actor Alexander Hodge, who might be known best for his portrayal of Andrew in the comedy series “Insecure”. The two were seen spending time together on various occasions, but it’s believed that Alexander’s bipolar disorder was what led to their split. Still, both Andrew and Nicole have stated that they have always been only close friends.

As Nicole hasn’t talked about any man she might be dating today, she is single as of January 2021, hasn’t married and doesn’t have children.

Hobbies and other interests

Nicole likes to dress up for costume parties, and doesn’t skip an opportunity to put on a Halloween costume and attend a Halloween party. Pictures of some of her Halloween costumes can be seen uploaded onto her Instagram account.

Nicole likes to spend her free time in nature, in fields, forests and mountains. During summer she goes hiking several times each month, and often travels as it is one of her favorite hobbies. Summer is also her favorite season, as she enjoys being close to the ocean, sun tanning and swimming.

She is a philanthropist and a fighter for human rights, who is a supporter of the movement Black Lives Matters, and could’ve been seen walking a peaceful protest organized in Los Angeles.

In her spare time which is usually late at night, Nicole enjoys watching movies starring her favorite actors and actresses – Bill Murray, Chris Elliott and Sandra Bullock – such as “Groundhog Day”, “Lost in Translation”, and “On the Rocks”.

Age, height and net worth

Nicole is 27 years old. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 2ins (1.58m) and she weighs around 110lbs (50kgs).

As of January 2021, her net worth has been estimated at over $150,000.

Author

Robbie is currently a reporter for TheBiography based in Santa Monica, CA. Prior to joining TheBiography in December 2020, he was an entertainment reporter in People.

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