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Nicole Maines Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Nicole Maines Quick Info
Height 5 ft 8 in
Weight 57 kg
Date of Birth October 7, 1997
Zodiac Sign Libra
Eye Color Dark Brown

Nicole Maines is an American actress and transgender activist who is a strong woman with a clear mind and a loud voice. She is fearless in regards to the safety and equality of every transgender person. Maines created history when the Supreme Court ruled in favor of her stating that every transgender student has the same rights as their classmates. Nicole has a mild social media fan base with more than 10k followers on Instagram and more than 10k followers on Twitter.

Born Name

Wyatt Benjamin Maines

(Later changed to Nicole Amber Maines)

Nick Name


Nicole Maines in an Instagram selfie as seen in April 2015
Nicole Maines in an Instagram selfie as seen in April 2015 (Nicole Maines / Instagram)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Gloversville, New York, United States


Portland, Maine, United States




Nicole Maines studied at the Asa C. Adams Elementary School and Orono Middle School in Maine. She completed her high school in Waynflete High School in Portland, Maine.

She joined the University of Maine, to study studio arts, new media, and communications in 2015.


Actress, Transgender Activist


  • Father – Wayne Maines
  • Mother – Kelly Maines
  • Siblings – Jonas Maines (Identical Twin Brother)


Nicole is represented by Steven Simon of California-based Landis-Simon Productions and Talent Management.




5 ft 8 in or 173 cm


57 kg or 125.5 lbs

Nicole Maines in a selfie in July 2018
Nicole Maines in a selfie in July 2018 (Nicole Maines / Instagram)

Race / Ethnicity


Hair Color

Dark Brown (Natural)

She often tends to dye her hair ‘green’ or ‘blue’.

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation

Straight (Transgender)

Distinctive Features

  • Oval face
  • Beautiful smile



Nicole Maines in a selfie as seen in July 2018
Nicole Maines in a selfie as seen in July 2018 (Nicole Maines / Instagram)

Best Known For

  • Winning a court case in the Doe v. Regional School Unit 26, where for the first time, a judge ruled that it was unlawful for any school body to deny a student from accessing a bathroom on the basis of their gender identity rather than their physical sex. It was seen as a major victory for the transgender community.
  • Appearing in the transgender role in numerous TV series like USA Network’s show Royal Pains (2015)

First TV Show

In 2015, she made her first TV show appearance on the comedy-drama series Royal Pains as Anna.

Nicole Maines as seen in June 2018
Nicole Maines as seen in June 2018 (Nicole Maines / Instagram)

Nicole Maines Facts

  1. She was raised in Portland, Maine.
  2. Nicole Maines and her twin brother were adopted at birth from Kelly’s second cousin.
  3. At the age of 3, she was certain that she was transgender.
  4. While changing her name from Wyatt, she chose Nicole as she felt a connection to that particular character from Nickelodeon’s Zoey 101.
  5. In 2015, Washington Post writer Amy Ellis Nutt released a book based on the journey of the Maines family and their coming to terms with Nicole’s new identity under the title Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family.
  6. Nicole was included in HBO’s documentary which was about 11 transgender individuals titled The Trans List in 2016.
  7. In 2018, Nicole became the first transgender to play a superhero character on a TV series. She played Nia Nal / Dream Girl on The CW series Supergirl.
  8. She was included in Glamour magazine’s “50 Most Inspiring Women Of The Year” list in 2014.
  9. In 2014, she made it to the list of “14 Most Fearless Teens Of 2014”.
  10. In May 2016, she appeared on TED Talks to share her experience as a transgender.

Featured Image by Nicole Maines / Instagram

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