(m. 2012; div. 2016)
Alexa Nikolas (born April 4, 1992) is an American former actress. She is known for her role as Nicole Bristow on the Nickelodeon television series Zoey 101. Nikolas has also appeared on various other television series, including That's Life, Hidden Hills, Revelations, and The Walking Dead.
In 2004, at age 12, Nikolas was cast as Nicole Bristow on Zoey 101, alongside Jamie Lynn Spears. In 2006, following the conclusion of the second season, Nikolas was let go from Zoey 101, following numerous fights and incidents with Jamie Lynn Spears, and her character Nicole was written out of the series.
In addition, Nikolas appeared on Hidden Hills regularly and also on the 2005 series Revelations. Following her departure from Zoey 101, Nikolas guest starred on various other television series, most notably The Suite Life of Zack & Cody, Judging Amy, ER, Without a Trace, Criminal Minds, and Heroes with actress Laura Marano who played young Alice Shaw the sister of Nikolas' character, Angela.
In 2011, she appeared in the film Red State as Jesse, and that same year she appeared on Family Guy as additional voices. Nikolas appeared in three episodes of the television series The Walking Dead – her character, Haley, was introduced in November 2012, before being killed off in February 2013. In 2012 Nikolas starred as Willow in the comedy-horror film Detention of the Dead.
|1999||P.U.N.K.S.||Jenna Bygayly||Uncredited|
|2001||Zoolander||Story Hour Girl|
|2002||Ted Bundy||"I'm Ted" Kid|
|2009||Children of the Corn||Ruth|
|2012||Detention of the Dead||Willow|
|1999||The Love Boat: The Next Wave||Little Girl #1||1 episode|
|2000–2002||That's Life||Young Lydia||4 episodes|
|2001||Charmed||Little Girl||Episode: "We All Scream for Ice Cream"|
|2001||The King of Queens||Young Carrie||1 episode|
|2002||Even Stevens||Young Ren||1 episode|
|2002–2003||Hidden Hills||Emily Barber||Main role|
|2004||Without a Trace||Emily Levine||1 episode|
|2005–2006||Zoey 101||Nicole Bristow||Main role (seasons 1–2), 26 episodes|
|2005||ER||Megan Nesbitt||1 episode|
|2005||Judging Amy||Shelly Cecil||1 episode|
|2005||Revelations||Lucinda "Lucy" Massey||Main role, 6 episodes|
|2005||All That 10th Anniversary Reunion Special||Herself|
|2007||Cold Case||Madison Reed||1 episode|
|2007||The Suite Life of Zack & Cody||Tiffany Dublecini||Episodes: "Miniature Golf", "Who's the Boss?|
|2008||CSI: Miami||Mallary Harding||1 episode|
|2008||iCarly||Girl Playing Golf #3||1 episode|
|2008||Ghost Whisperer||Caitlin Mahoney||Episode: "Threshold"|
|2009||Supernatural||Kate Carter||Episode: "Family Remains"|
|2009||Heroes||Young Angela Shaw||Episode: "1961"|
|2009||Drop Dead Diva||Hannah Porter||1 episode|
|2009||Raising the Bar||Caitlin||1 episode|
|2010||Criminal Minds||Jane McBride||1 episode|
|2011||Lie to Me||Amanda Dobar||1 episode|
|2011||Family Guy||Voice||1 episode|
|2012–2013||The Walking Dead||Haley||Episodes: "Hounded", "Made to Suffer", "The Suicide King"|
|2013||Mad Men||Wendy||Episode: "The Crash"|
Awards and nominations
|2005||Young Artist Awards||Best Performance in a Feature Film — Young Ensemble Cast (shared with Motocross Kids cast)||Motocross Kids||Nominated|||
|2006||Young Artist Awards||Best Young Ensemble Performance in a TV Series (shared with Zoey 101 cast)||Zoey 101||Won|||
|2007||Young Artist Awards||Best Young Ensemble Performance in a TV Series (shared with Zoey 101 cast)||Zoey 101||Won|||
- "Alexa Nikolas". Hollywood.com. Retrieved January 10, 2017.
- Noelle Devoe (April 7, 2015). "[UPDATE] An Alexa Nikolas Fan Account Keeps Decade Long "Zoey 101" Feud Alive". Seventeen. Retrieved January 10, 2017.
It's no secret Alexa Nikolas, who played Zoey's best friend Nicole on Zoey 101, and Jamie-Lynn didn't get along back in their Zoey 101 days.
- "Britney Spears Berated Jamie Lynn's Zoey 101 Co-Star Alexa Nikolas". August 30, 2005. Archived from the original on January 13, 2012. Retrieved July 29, 2012.
- "The End for Zoey 101 star, Alex Nikolas?". August 8, 2006. Archived from the original on June 18, 2015. Retrieved July 29, 2012.
- "Jamie Lynn Advised by "Zoey" Co-Star, 15". TMZ. December 21, 2007. Retrieved July 29, 2012.
- MGDSQUAN (June 6, 2013). "Review: Detention of The Dead". Horror Society. Retrieved July 20, 2017.
And there is not one likable character in the entire movie, except for "Willow" played by Alexa Nikolas.
- "'Zoey 101' Star Alexa Nikolas Posts a Heartbreaking Message About Her Relationship". J-14. August 31, 2016.
- "26th Young Artist Awards". Young Artist Awards. Archived from the original on March 4, 2008. Retrieved June 20, 2010.
- "27th Young Artist Awards". Young Artist Awards. Archived from the original on July 4, 2010. Retrieved July 4, 2010.
- "28th Young Artist Awards". Young Artist Awards. Archived from the original on May 31, 2014. Retrieved June 20, 2010.