‘The quintessential showgirl’
Kickstarting her early career with a major win in the highly prestigious Australian Singing Competition, Nikki toured the world’s cabaret stages before returning home to sign with a recording contract with Melodian Records.
While playing Susan in the Australian production of HAIR, she was was discovered by the Seven and Nine Television Networks and began making regular appearances on shows such as Hey Hey It’s Saturday & Tonight Live with Steve Vizard. Before long she had become the darling of daytime television with weekly appearances on shows such as Good Morning Australia, Midday and In Melbourne Tonight.
Her big break came in 2000 when she was chosen above a long list of celebrity contenders to play the lead role of Nikki Raye in the internationally acclaimed Dreamworks feature film Walk The Talk.
Two years years later she appeared as Tina McAllister on All Saints and in 2008 she joined the lead cast of the tele-drama Out Of The Blue, which aired in Britain, Australia, Asia and New Zealand throughout 2008/09 .
Nikki’s boutique production house, Divacorp Productions, has created shows for events and festivals in 52 countries, making her one of the most prolific Australian corporate entertainers of the last 20 years. Highlights include officially welcoming delegates to the Sydney Paralympics with the song Welcome to My Sydney, appearing as the featured guest artist at one of Russell Crowe’s glittering New Years Eve Parties and performing at the Queens Golden Jubilee Celebrations. at the 2002 Soccer World Cup in Seoul .
In 2012 Nikki created Invincible - The Helen Reddy Story, an extraordinary theatrical tribute to Australia’s International Queen of 70's Pop. The show has received rave reviews for every single performance and has played to more than 50,000 people to date.
In 2018 , television audiences saw Nikki alongside Ronan Keating as a member of ‘The Hundred’, on the first Australian season of All Together Now.
She is now also in high demand as a Guest Entertainer on the world’s most exclusive Cruise Lines.