Nicole Maines Bio

(Actress, Transgender rights activist)

Relationship Statistics of Nicole Maines

What is Nicole Maines marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce):Single
Is Nicole Maines having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Nicole Maines lesbian ?: No

More about the relationship

Nicole is currently living her single life. She isn’t involved with anyone in a romantic way.

The actress may be more focused on building her career right now.

Who is Nicole Maines?

Nicole Maines is an American actress and also a transgender rights activist. Before her acting, she was the anonymous plaintiff in the Maine Supreme Judicial Court case Doe v. Regional School Unit 26.

Nicole Maines: Age, Parent, and Ethnicity

Maines was born on  October 7, 1997, in Gloversville, New York, USA. Maines has an identical twin brother Jonas Maines. They grew up in Portland, Maine.

They were both adopted at birth by Kelly and Wayne Maines. Their biological parent was Kelly’s second cousin.

Maines was assigned male at birth but she had a feeling that she was not a boy as young as three years old. Her name Nicole was after the character Nicole Bristow on the Nickelodeon show Zoey 101. 

Nicole holds an American nationality and is of French, English, and Scottish origin.


Nicole studied at Asa C. Adams Elementary School. She finished her schooling at Waynflete School in Portland, Maine. She studied at the University of Maine.

Nicole Maines: Career, Professional life

Nicole and her family were featured in a boob named, Becoming Nicole in 2015. It is the transformation of her family written by Amy Ellis Nutt.

The same year in June, she appeared on the USA Network show Royal Pains as a transgender teen whose hormones might be endangering her health.

In the year 2016, Nicole appeared in an HBO documentary The Trans List. It consists of her personal story of being transgender.

Likewise, she is the first transgender actress to play a transgender superhero in The CW series Superhero in 2018. Just in 2019, she starred in a horror movie Bit. 


Nicole has received various honors and awards. Its list is as follows:

YearAwardAwarding Organization
2011Roger BaldwinAmerican Civil Liberties Union of Maine
2012P.E. PentlargeEqualityMaine
2014Community OrganizingHardy Girls Healthy Women
Samantha SmithMaine Women’s Fund
Woman of the YearGlamour Magazine
2015Spirit of Matthew AwardMatthew Shepard Foundation
Young Women’s Social Justice AwardMaryann Hartman Awards
Outstanding Individual Episode for a series without a regular LGBT character27th GLAAD Media Awards
2018Visibility AwardHuman Rights Campaign of Chicago
2019Andy Cray Award for Health & Youth AdvocacyTrans Equality Now
Grand Jury Prize for Best PerformanceOutfest
Outstanding Supporting or Guest Actor Playing an LGBTQ+ Character in a Sci-Fi SeriesAutostraddle’s Second Annual Gay Emmys
2020Upstander AwardHuman Rights Campaign

Nicole Maines: Salary, Net Worth

Nicole has amassed a net worth of around $500,000. She receives a good salary from her work however it is not revealed yet.

Nicole Maines: Rumor and controversy

When Nicole was in elementary school, the grandfather of a classmate complained about Maines for using the girls’ bathroom.

Following that incident, she was forbidden to use the ladies washroom. She said,

“I’m using the female bathroom and forced to use the staff bathroom. Her family even sued the school district and claimed that the school was discriminating against her.”

Maine Supreme Judicial Court ruled that the school district in 2014. Later Nicole and her family were provided compensation of $75,000 following the discrimination lawsuit.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Nicole has an average height of 5 ft and 6 inches and weighs around 55 kg. She has a perfect figure with a measurement of 34-26-35 inches.

Likewise, she has dark brown colored eyes and hair.

Social media

Nicole has accumulated over 311K followers on her Instagram account, more than 74K followers on Twitter as of now.


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