Nikki Blonsky

Nikki Blonsky is an American actress, singer, dancer, and internet personality better known by her stage name, Nikki Blonsky. She gained notoriety for her roles as Maggie Baker in “Queen Sized” and Tracy Turnblad in “Hairspray” (2007). (2008). She is best known for playing Teri O’Shaughnessy in “Ugly Betty” (2009), Poppy Barker in “Valemont” (2009), Willamena Rader in “Huge” (2010), and Margot in “Smash” (2010) in a number of shows (2013).

Nikki Blonsky received numerous honors, including the Broadcast Film Critics Association Award for “Best Young Performer,” and she was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for “Best Actress in a Motion Picture Musical or Comedy.” She also provided vocals for several popular songs on the “Hairspray” (Soundtrack to the Motion Picture) soundtrack CD, which was released on July 10, 2007. In addition, Nikki started her Instagram video blogging series in 2020 where she interviews various celebrities. She now has more than 47.1K followers on Instagram.

Quick Facts

Name Nikki Blonsky
Age 34 Years Old
Nick Name Nikki
Birth Name Nicole Margaret “Nikki” Blonsky
Birth Date 1988-11-09
Gender Female
Profession Actress
Nationality American-White
Ethnicity White
Religion Roman Catholic
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
Place Of Birth Great Neck, New York, United States
Best Known For For her role in Hairspray, Queen Sized & Huge
Body Shape Pear
Birth Nation USA
Famous For Being an actress, singer, dancer, as well as a famous internet personality
Race White
Father Karl Blonsky
Mother Karen Smeja Blonsky
Siblings 1
Brothers 1; Joey
School Great Neck North Middle School
High School John L. Miller Great Neck North High School
Sexual Orientation Gay
Marital Status Unmarried
Children 0
Net Worth $625 Thousand
Source of Wealth Acting Career
Height 4 ft. 10 in
Weight 90 Kg
Horoscope Scorpio
Social Media Wikipedia, Instagram, Twitter


Nicole Blonsky, better known by her stage name Nikki Blonsky, was born in Great Neck, New York, on November 9, 1988. She is an American citizen and a member of the white American race. She also practices Roman Catholicism and belongs to the white race. Nikki is currently 33 years old, and in the upcoming November of 2022, she will turn 34. Her star sign, according to her birthdate, is Scorpio. While her mother, Karen Smeja Blonsky, is a school teacher, her father, Karl Blonsky, works for the municipality.

She also has a brother, Joey Blonsky, who is her only sibling. Regarding Nikki’s education, she went to John L. Miller Great Neck North High School after Great Neck North Middle School. Later, she often attended the William A. Shine Great Neck South High School after-school theater program.

Height & Weight

Nikki Blonsky’s ideal height is 4 feet 10 inches, or 147.5 cm, and her ideal weight is 90 kilograms, or 198.5 pounds. Her eyes and hair are both dark brown. Her viewers are drawn to their TV screens by her sane opinions and sense of humor. Furthermore, she has a typical body type. Nikki is delighted that she didn’t give in to pressure to lose weight in order to break into the industry because, so far, her size has only benefited her. When it comes to her body weight, she is surprisingly at ease in her own skin.

She tells Fox411 at Planet Hollywood in Times Square, “If I would have listened to all those people who encouraged me to lose weight, I wouldn’t have gotten Tracy in “Hairspray” and I wouldn’t have gotten Will in “Huge.” “I’d still be in an ice cream shop, which isn’t a bad place, but it’s not where I’m supposed to be,” she said.

Relationship Status

Nikki Blonsky is an unmarried lady. She came out as a lesbian in June 2020 through a video that was uploaded to the social media platform TikTok and featured the Diana Ross song “I’m Coming Out.” Also, She appears to be dating Hailey Jo Jensen right now, according to a romantic Instagram post Nikki shared in June 2022. She and her girlfriend are content in their current lives. She’s presently a Long Island resident.

Nikki Blonsky(Source: Instagram)

Regarding Blonsky’s prior relationships, she was in a poisonous one that frequently culminated in domestic violence; she said that once, in addition to being severely beaten, she had also been struck in the head with a phone. Additionally, there is a rumor that she dated Zac Efron while working on “Hairspray” in 2007. The couple’s private broadcast kiss on a chat program led more people to want to believe the rumors. However, the allegation was later dispelled because Zac was dating actress Vanessa Hudgens at the time.

In a restaurant in 2011, Nikki was seen kissing wannabe actor Tommy Potoeski. While they were there, Tommy even introduced himself as her boyfriend. However, her representative said via Twitter in June of that year that she was contently single. In addition, in July 2008, at the Providenciales International Airport in Turks and Caicos, Nikki and her parents engaged in a violent altercation with the family of Bianca Golden, a previous participant on “America’s Next Top Model.”

Professional life

In 2007, Nikki Blonsky launched her acting career by playing Tracy Turnblad in the musical movie “Hairspray,” for which she won plaudits. During the pre-race ceremony for the 2008 Toyota/Save Mart 350 at Infineon Raceway on June 22, 2008, she also performed the American National Anthem. In 2009, she co-starred in the MTV mystery series “Valemont.” Then in 2010, she starred in the one-season ABC Family series “Huge,” which debuted in June of that year.

Nicole Blonsky is an American actress, singer, dancer, and internet personality(Source: gossipgist)

In 2013, she made two appearances on the NBC Broadway drama series “Smash,” and the following year, she starred in the movie adaption of the book “Geography Club.” Mixed reviews were given to the movie. After that, from October to November 2017, Nikki performed Off-Broadway at the Westside Theatre in Lisa Lampanelli’s play “Stuffed.”
Additionally, she appeared in the 2019 movie “Ghost in the Graveyard” as Mrs. E. She also began her Instagram video blogging series, in which she interviews other celebrities, in the year 2020.


  • Critics’ Choice Awards for her role in “Hairspray”
  • Hollywood Film Awards for her role in “Hairspray”
  • Young Hollywood Awards for her role in “Hairspray”
  • Online Film Critics Society Awards for her role in “Hairspray”
  • Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards for her role in “Hairspray”

Net worth & Source of Income

Nikki Blonskyis a driven and diligent woman who, as of 2022, has a net worth of $625,000. She also receives a nice salary of about tens of thousands of dollars annually. Nikki can quadruple her current riches with hard effort and good fortune on her side. Her acting job is her primary source of income, and she puts her all into it.

Some Interesting Facts

  • She worked at Cold Stone Creamery before landing the role of Tracy.
  • She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for her role in Hairspray in 2007.
  • Nikki earned a cosmetology license in 2011.
  • She began singing when she was three years old.
  • She is gay by sexual orientation

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