Nichole Bloom has become a familiar face in show business since her 2015’s main role in Superstore. However, despite being newly recognized, she has actually been involved in the industry since 2010, when she starred in a short film called Everyday. With her star on the rise, here’s more information on the actress.
Nichole Bloom Biography & Family Life
The Californian actress was born on the 15th of December, 1989 in the San Francisco Bay Area. She was also raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, where she grew up with her parents – her father is of Irish descent while her mother is of Japanese descent.
Nichole’s passion for acting came from her fondness for mimicking voices and recreating her favorite characters at a very young age. It wasn’t long before the young child realized exactly what she wanted and pleaded with her parents to help her get her an agent. Later, when she turned 14, she chose to move to Los Angeles in order to effectively pursue a career as an actress. This is a clear indication that her parents were very supportive of her choices.
Nichole later attended Simi Valley’s Santa Susana High School; after which, she attended the University Of Southern California where she majored in theatre. Nichole put in a lot of effort to be able to graduate early and pursue her dreams.
While at school, however, she was unable to star in some of the university’s plays as she spent most of her time pursuing professional auditions as opposed to that of her school. Well, her gamble paid off and she has succeeded in being a working actress since 2010.
Career & Filmography
In 2010, she got her start in show business when she was cast as the lead role in the short film – Everyday. In 2011, she starred in Carpool, another short film, building her repertoire. Carpool also starred Andy Dulman and Morgan Pavey.
However, it wasn’t until she appeared in Project X JB’s girl before she gained nationwide attention. Project X was a 2012 party film which followed three friends – Thomas, J.B, Costa as they plan to throw a party in order to gain popularity. However, as these things go, the party spiraled crazily and comically out of control. The movie was a box office success that earned over $100 million against its $12 million budget.
Later Nichole appeared in 2012’s independent film – Model Minority. Model Minority was critically acclaimed and went on to win awards at several film festivals including Las Vegas Film Festival, Sacramento Film Festival, Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, and London Independent Film Festival.
Nichole performed very well in the movie leading to her earning a Special Jury Prize for Best New Actress at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival.
In 2013, she also starred in Justin Chon’s short film, Full Circle. In 2015, she appeared in Man Up. In 2017, she got the lead role of Annie Fenton in Teenage Cocktail. And in 2017, she starred in Lazer Team 2 – growing her filmography.
In 2015, she was cast as Cheyenne in NBC’s new sitcom – Superstore, opposite America Ferrera, Lauren Ash, and Ben Feldman. Her character, Cheyenne, is a fun and bubbly seventeen-year-old who is pregnant at the start of the series but gives birth to a daughter during the first season finale.
Before she was cast in Superstore, she also appeared for two episodes in Teen Wolf and for one episode in Grey’s Anatomy. She also had a recurring role as Amanda in Shameless.
As a model, she has also done work for the Californian-based, North American clothing manufacturer – American Apparel.
Her résumé has also extended to video games where she voiced and performed motion capture for the role of Emily Davis in Until Dawn.
Relationships – Does She Have a Boyfriend?
Currently, Nichole keeps her personal life very close to the vest. There is not a lot known about her past relationships or who she has dated. It is unknown if Nichole is currently in a relationship or is satisfactorily single.
What’s more is that no one, besides her close friends and family, can say definitively if Nichole is straight or gay.
Kudos to her for being an expert at keeping personal life private; not a lot of celebrities are capable of pulling such a seemingly impossible task.
Nichole Bloom Height, Weight, and Other Celebrity Facts
Full Name: Nichole Sakura O’Connor
Profession: Actress, Model
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inches
Weight: 110 lbs
Date of Birth: 15 December 1989
Place of Birth: Santa Clara County, California, USA
Marital status: Single
Astrological sign: Sagittarius