Nikki Blonsky


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Nicole Blonsky (born November 9, 1988) is an American actress, singer, dancer, and Internet personality, who is best known for her breakthrough role as Tracy Turnblad in the film Hairspray (2007), for which she won a Critics' Choice Award and received a nomination for a Golden Globe Award and a Screen Actors Guild Award. She is also known for her ... See full bio »

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Hairspray Tracy Turnblad
(2007)
(2013)
Huge Willamena Rader
(2010)
(2010)

Filmography

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  Bosco (post-production)
Tammy
 2021 Life Unfiltered (TV Series)
 2020 Quarantine (TV Series)
Billie Sykes
- Day 44 (2020) ... Billie Sykes
 2019 Ghost in the Graveyard
Mrs. E
 2018 Pup Star: World Tour
Lady Paw Paw (voice)
 2017 Pup Star: Better 2Gether
Lady Paw Paw (voice)
 2017/I The Last Movie Star
Faith Cole
 2016 Pup Star (Video)
Lady Paw Paw (voice)
 2013 The English Teacher
Sheila Nussbaum
 2013 Geography Club
Terese
 2013 Smash (TV Series)
Margo
- The Fringe (2013) ... Margo
- The Read-Through (2013) ... Margo
 2011 The Fresh Beat Band (TV Series)
MC Freeze
- Dance Floor Superhero (2011) ... MC Freeze
 2010 Huge (TV Series)
Willamena Rader
- Parents' Weekend: Part II (2010) ... Willamena Rader
- Parents' Weekend: Part I (2010) ... Willamena Rader
- Birthdays (2010) ... Willamena Rader
- Poker Face (2010) ... Willamena Rader
- Spirit Quest (2010) ... Willamena Rader
 2010 Waiting for Forever
Dolores
 2009 Valemont (TV Mini Series)
Poppy
- The Story Continues (2009) ... Poppy
- The Serpentes Mixer (2009) ... Poppy
- The Hunger (2009) ... Poppy
- Takes One to Make One (2009) ... Poppy
- Just the Beginning (2009) ... Poppy
 2009 Ugly Betty (TV Series)
Teri
- Dress for Success (2009) ... Teri
 2008 Harold
Rhonda Baxter
 2008 Queen Sized (TV Movie)
Maggie Baker
 2007 Hairspray
Tracy Turnblad
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Other Works:

Made her nightclub debut at Feinstein's at the Loews Regency in Manhattan. Her nightclub review, titled "Coming Home", ran September 23 to October 4, and featured songs from Broadway, the Great American Songbook and pop classics, by the likes of Bonnie Raitt and Melissa Etheridge, as well as selections from Hairspray (1988). (... See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Article | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

Nicole Blonsky

Height:

5' (1.52 m)

Parents:

Blonsky, Carl | Blonsky, Karen

Relatives:

Blonsky, Joey (sibling)
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Personal Quote:

I grew up singing since the age of three. Vocally trained since the age of eight. Fascinated by Mary Poppins and all those musical movies and really knew that I wanted to be a performer. See more »

Trivia:

She was working at a Cold Stone Creamery store when she learned that she had been cast as Tracy Turnblad in Hairspray (2007). See more »

Nickname:

Nikki See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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