Who is Nikky Blonsky?
Nikki Blonsky is best known for her role in the film Hairspray as Tracy Turnblad and as Maggie Baker in the film Queen Sized. She expressed interest in playing the role of Tracy Turnblad since seeing Hairspray on Broadway when she was 15 years old. She was nominated for a Best Lead Actress – Comedy or Musical in the Golden Globe Awards, Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture in SAG Award, and was featured on Hairspray’s soundtrack which was also nominated in the Grammy Awards.
She debuted her first album in 2007 with which she collaborated with Duncan Sheik and in the same year, she performed her first solo performance with the Turtle Creek Chorale. Blonsky made a guest appearance on the TV show Ugly Betty and co-starred in the MTV mystery series Valemont in 2009. She also starred in an ABC Family series Huge and appeared in two episodes of the NBC Broadway drama series Smash. She also took part in the film adaptation of Geography Club.
What is the nationality of Nikki Blonsky?
Nikki Blonsky is American but her father is of Ashkenazi Jewish descent and her mother is of Irish and Czech ancestry. She was born on November 9, 1988, in Great Neck, New York as Nicole Margaret Blonsky. She attended Great Neck North Middle School and John L. Miller Great Neck North High School for one year, and then she transferred to Village School with only 50 students. Every day after school, she would attend a theater program at William A. Shine Great Neck South High School where she had roles in productions of Sweeney Todd, Les Misérables, Kiss Me, Kate, and Carmen.
How old is Nikki Blonsky?
Nikki Blonsky is now 33 years old.
How tall is Nikki Blonsky and how much does she weigh?
Nikki Blonsky is 4 feet 10 inches. She explained in an interview that maybe someday she would lose 60 pounds and if she does, it’s going to be for her own reasons and not because somebody told her to do so.
Is Nikki Blonsky married or single?
Nikki Blonsky is single to this day and is not currently dating anyone. However, she dated a guy named Dani in 2019 where she tells E! News “I am the happiest I’ve ever been in my current relationship.” It was said that the former couple met during a photo meet-and-greet.
How much is Nikki Blonsky’s net worth?
Nikki Blonsky has a net worth of $625 thousand according to Celebrity Net Worth.
Does Nikki Blonsky have any children?
Blonsky doesn’t have kids to date.
What happened to Nikki Blonsky?
In 2011, Nikki Blonsky’s career took a dive on the cancellation of her ABC Family series Huge. She had to take a job in her hometown at a shoe boutique. Later, she was hired as a cosmetologist at a hair salon also in Great Neck, Long Island, New York. But she made a comeback starring in films such as The English Teacher, and The Last Movie Star.
Where is Nikki Blonsky now?
Nikki Blonsky doesn’t have an upcoming project and her last known location is in Great Neck, Long Island, New York.