Lily Nicksay

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Lily Nicksay
Lily Nicksay at The Mentalist 100th episode party.jpg
Lily Nicksay at 100th episode party for The Mentalist
Born (1988-01-08) January 8, 1988 (age 30)
Alma mater University of St Andrews
Occupation Actress
Years active 1990–present
Known for Boy Meets World (seasons 1–2)
Spouse(s) Dave Gibson (m. 2015)

Lily Nicksay (born January 8, 1988) is an American actress. She is known for originating the role of Morgan Matthews, Cory's little sister, in the first two seasons of Boy Meets World.[1] She reprised the role for the season 3 finale of Girl Meets World. [2]

Career[edit]

Nicksay's television credits include guest star appearances on The Mentalist, The Guardian, 8 Simple Rules, and Judging Amy. She has also appeared in the feature films The Negotiator, The Adventures of Rocky and Bullwinkle, and Up Close & Personal, and in the 1995 television movie The Christmas Box.[3]

She was seen in a series of UPS commercials, featuring as an operations manager in a company called Gunderman Group.

Nicksay starred as May in the 2017 production of Gulf View Drive,[4] the 2016 production of See Rock City,[5] and the 2015 production of Last Train To Nibroc[6] at the Rubicon Theatre, to rave reviews.[7] [8] She won the 2017 LA Stage Alliance Ovation Award for Best Lead Actress in a Play for her performance in See Rock City.[9] Gulf View Drive won the 2018 Ovation Award for Best Production (Large Theatre),[10] and Nicksay was nominated for Best Lead Actress in a Play.[11]

Personal life[edit]

Nicksay graduated from the University of St Andrews, Scotland, with an MA degree in Latin and Ancient Greek.[12] She married BMG songwriter Dave Gibson[13] on August 16, 2015.[14]

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Title Role
2016 Age of the Moon Alice Wolfe
2015 Pontiac Angel (short) Angel
2015 Killing Animals Alice Wolfe
2014 Next Day Blur (short) Mean Girl
2014 You Me & Her (short) Teenage Opponent
2000 The Adventures of Rocky & Bullwinkle Sydney
1998 The Negotiator Omar's Daughter
1996 Up Close & Personal Star Atwater

Television[edit]

Year Title Role Episode
2017 Girl Meets World Morgan Matthews Season 3, episode 21: Girl Meets Goodbye
2013 The Mentalist Rose Sutfin Season 5, episode 17: Red, White and Blue
2002 8 Simple Rules... for Dating My Teenage Daughter Sabrina Season 1, episode 13: Rory's Got a Girlfriend
2001 The Guardian Lesley Walker Season 1, episode 8: Heart
2000 Judging Amy Melissa Tory Season 2, episode 8: Waterworld
1995 The Christmas Box Dream Angel TV Movie
1993-1995 Boy Meets World Morgan Matthews 38 episodes, 1993-1995

Theatre Credits[edit]

Year Production Role Venue
2017 Baby Doll Baby Doll Ensemble Theatre Company
2017 Gulf View Drive May Rubicon Theatre Company
2016 And Then They Fell Cal Brimmer Street Theatre Company
2016 A Singular They Burbank Blank Theatre
2016 See Rock City May Rubicon Theatre Company
2015 Last Train To Nibroc May Rubicon Theatre Company
2014 The Curse of Oedipus Ismene Antaeus Company
2014 The Trip Back Down Jan Whitefire Theatre
2013 Heaven Can Wait Bette Glendale Centre Theatre
2002 The Wild Duck Hedvig A Noise Within

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Work Result
2018 Ovation Awards Best Production of a Play (Large Theatre) Gulf View Drive Won[10]
2018 Ovation Awards Lead Actress in a Play Gulf View Drive Nominated[11]
2017 Ovation Awards Lead Actress in a Play See Rock City Won[9]
2017 Stage Raw Awards Leading Female Performance A Singular They Nominated[15]
2016 Santa Barbara Independent Indy Awards Best Performance See Rock City Won[16]
2015 Ovation Awards Best Production of a Play (Large Theatre) Last Train To Nibroc Nominated[17]
2002 Ovation Awards Featured Actress in a Play The Wild Duck Nominated[18]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Scott, Tony (September 23, 1993). "Review: 'Boy Meets World'". Variety. Retrieved March 10, 2015. Cory also has a little sister, Morgan (Lily Nicksay), who’s cute without being tedious.
  2. ^ Kile, Meredith B. "Exclusive: 'Girl Meets World' Stages an Epic 'Boy Meets World' Reunion With Both Morgans -- See the Pics!". ETonline. Retrieved February 16, 2017.
  3. ^ McCarthy, John P. (December 13, 1995). "Review: 'CBS Sunday Movie the Christmas Box'". Variety. Retrieved March 10, 2016.
  4. ^ Brandes, Philip (February 6, 2017). "Mining the drama of everyday life in 'Gulf View Drive'". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved February 15, 2017.
  5. ^ Brandes, Philip (February 3, 2016). "See Rock City at Rubicon Theatre: Ordinary lives provide great drama". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  6. ^ Brandes, Philip (April 24, 2015). "Last Train To Nibroc at the Rubicon: Lost Souls, Homeward Bound". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  7. ^ Donelan, Charles (February 2, 2016). "See Rock City at Rubicon: Young Actors Shine in Second Play of Nibroc Trilogy". Santa Barbara Independent. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  8. ^ "'Gulf View Drive' at Rubicon: Ventura Theater Stages Stirring Conclusion to Nibroc Trilogy". Santa Barbara Independent. January 30, 2017. Retrieved February 15, 2017.
  9. ^ a b "The 2016 Ovation Awards Winners Announced". This Stage Magazine. January 17, 2017. Retrieved February 17, 2017.
  10. ^ a b "The 28th Annual Ovation Award Winners ‹ @ This Stage". thisstage.la. Retrieved 2018-09-29.
  11. ^ a b "The 28th Annual LA STAGE Alliance Ovation Awards Nominees Announced ‹ @ This Stage". thisstage.la. Retrieved 2018-09-29.
  12. ^ "About". lilynicksay.com. Retrieved March 8, 2016.
  13. ^ "Dave Gibson". BMG. 2016-02-24. Retrieved 2017-08-17.
  14. ^ "Lily Nicksay (@lilybnicksay)". instagram.com. Retrieved February 15, 2017.
  15. ^ "A Wake and Sing! The Third Annual Stage Raw Theater Awards". STAGE RAW - ARTS IN L.A. - SERVED FRESH. 2017-04-04. Retrieved 2017-10-26.
  16. ^ "2016 Independent Theater Awards | The Santa Barbara Independent". www.independent.com. Retrieved 2017-10-26.
  17. ^ "Announcing the 2015 Ovation Awards Nominees ‹ @ This Stage". thisstage.la. Retrieved 2017-10-26.
  18. ^ "2002 Ovation Nominations". Backstage.com. Retrieved 2017-10-26.

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