- Name: Nicole Maines
- Age: 20 years old
- Height: Unknown
- Occupation: Actress
- Net Worth: Pending
- Status: Alive
Nicole Maines is an American actress and transgender activist. She made history as the first transgender superhero in a television series. Her screen credits include the series Supergirl and Royal Pains, and the documentary film The Trans List (2016). She’s the subject of Amy Ellis Nutt’s book Becoming Nicole (2015). Nicole was born Wyatt Benjamin Maines on October 7, 1997, in Gloversville, New York. Her adopted parents are Wayne and Kelly. She has an identical twin brother named Jonas. Wyatt’s name was changed to Nicole Amber Maines just before the 5th grade. She attended Orono Middle School followed by Waynflete School. She later studied at Arcadia University in Glenside, Pennsylvania.
Maines made her television debut in a 2015 episode of the drama series Royal Pains. She was cast as “Anna.” Her next screen appearance was the HBO TV documentary film, The Trans List (2016). The film was directed by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders. It featured Caroline Cossey, Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne Cox among others. Maines was cast as superhero “Nia Nal / Dreamer” on season 4 of The CW series Supergirl. The announcement was made at San Diego Comic-Con in July 2018. Supergirl was developed by Greg Berlanti, Ali Adler and Andrew Kreisberg. It is based on characters by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The main cast include Melissa Benoist and Mehcad Brooks. Season 4 of Supergirl is set to premiere in October 2018. Maines appeared in the documentary Not Your Skin (2017). She was cast as “Laurel” in the upcoming horror-comedy film, Bit (2018).
Nicole and her father Wayne Maines are the subjects of the book Becoming Nicole: The Transformation of an American Family (2015). The book was written by Pulitzer-Prize winner Amy Ellis Nutt and published by Random House. Becoming Nicole details the family’s experiences and acceptance of a transgender child. It also discusses and advocates for trans equality.
Nicole Maines currently resides in Portland, Maines. She underwent gender reassignment surgery in summer 2015. Prior to that she took puberty suppressants and female hormones. In June 2013, Maines was brought before the Maine Supreme Judicial Court in the case of Doe v. Clenchy. Her name was listed as ‘Susan Doe’ in the court case. She won the right to use her high school female bathroom and $75,000 in damages. The state court ruled that denying a transgender student bathroom access consistent with their gender identity is unlawful.
Nicole Maines Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Wyatt Benjamin Maines
- Birthday: October 7, 1997
- How Old : Age: 20 years old
- Place of Birth: Gloversville, New York, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- How Tall : Height:
- Occupation: Actress, Activist
- Years Active: 2015-present
- Net Worth & Salary:
- Death-O-Meter: Alive