- Others – Marcus Joseph Whelan (Grandfather) (Australian Rules Footballer). He is an AFL Brownlow Medallist.
She is signed to the London Management Group.
5 ft 4¼ in or 163 cm
54 kg or 119 pounds
Boyfriend / Spouse
Nicky Whelan dated –
- David Spade (2007-2008) – From April 2007 until January 2008, Whelan dated American actor David Spade. He is nearly 17 years her senior.
- Gary Stretch (2008) – In February 2008, British actor Gary Stretch and Nicky Whelan were an item. He is around 12 years older than her.
- DJ Ashba (2010-2011) – DJ Ashba met Nicky at Farley Bros Radio on November 9, 2010, and started dating her. They finally called it quits in July 2011.
- Chad Michael Murray (2013-2014) – Whelan met actor Chad Michael Murray on the set of 2014 movie Left Behind and commenced dating him on September 21, 2013. They remained an item for about 6 months and split in April 2014.
Race / Ethnicity
Bright blue eyes
34-24-34 in or 87-61-87 cm
4 (US) or 36 (EU)
7.5 (US) or 38 (EU)
She has appeared in an infomercial on “Sheer Cover Studio” mineral makeup which was hosted by Brooke Burke-Charvet.
Whelan has also done the advertisement of Rökk Vodka.
Best Known For
Playing Heidi “Pepper” Steiger in the soap opera Neighbours from 2006 to 2007. She appeared in a total of 81 episodes.
Nicky Whelan debuted with Russell Coight’s Celebrity Challenge for her role as Chrissie Grant in 2004. Though, it was a TV movie.
First TV Show
In 2003, Whelan guest appeared on SBS’s TV series Pizza for her role as a cheerleader.
Here’s a video showing her behind the scenes with Men’s Health during a photoshoot.
Nicky Whelan Facts
- She had a recurring role as an Australian medical school student, Maya in season 9 of the television series Scrubs from 2009 to 2010.
- In the 2014 movie “Left Behind”, she played the role as Hattie Durham.
- Before getting wide fame in 2006 (via Neighbours), she hosted several shows such as Seven Network’s Coxy’s Big Break, Network Ten’s Beyond the Boundary, and Seven Network’s Melbourne Woman.
- She is the first-ever model to appear in the Pumped Up Down Under calendar for consecutive two years.
- for eight years, Nicky has hosted night racing at Moonee Valley.
- Whelan is also known as the face of the rural Victorian city, Shepparton.
- She appeared in the Australian versions of magazines like FHM (October 2007 issue), Ralph (November 2005 issue), and Inside Sport.