Nicole Levin, born as Jessie Emily Nicole Kaydee Levin, was born in Stockholm, Sweden, to Helen Nordwall, a nurse, and Tony Levin. Her mother is from the Philippines. Her father, who is from Swedish Jewish descent, is from Sweden. Nicole began her professional acting career at 18 when she, without any previous experience, got a small role in the Netflix series Quicksand/ Störst Av Allt as Zarah Said. She appeared in two episodes ( episode 3 "The Reconstruction" and episode 6 "The Witness").