Nichole Hiltz

Biography: Nichole Hiltz is an American film and television actress probably most known for her role as Brandi Shannon on USA Network's drama In Plain Sight. Born and raised in Hanover, Massachusetts, Nichole grew up being inspired by Punky Brewster (from the '80s show of the same name) and Michelle Pfeiffer. She eventually chose acting as a career path and moved to Boston to pursue her dream at age 17. While trying to break into television shows and films, Hiltz worked as a bartender.

Once a favorite of the Farrelly Brothers after being involved with their films Me, Myself & Irene (2000) and Shallow Hal (2001), Nichole moved to Los Angeles, California for bigger opportunities to appear onscreen. Since appearing as an Alien Jumpsuit Chick in the 2000 comedy Dude, Where's My Car?, which starred Ashton Kutcher and Seann William Scott, Hiltz has compiled a long list of feature film, TV movie, and TV show credits. Her more popular films include Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002) with Mike
Nichole Hiltz is an American film and television actress probably most known for her role as Brandi Shannon on USA Network's drama In Plain Sight. Born and raised in Hanover, Massachusetts, Nichole grew up being inspired by Punky Brewster (from the '80s show of the same name) and Michelle Pfeiffer. She eventually chose acting as a career path and moved to Boston to pursue her dream at age 17. While trying to break into television shows and films, Hiltz worked as a bartender.

Once a favorite of the Farrelly Brothers after being involved with their films Me, Myself & Irene (2000) and Shallow Hal (2001), Nichole moved to Los Angeles, California for bigger opportunities to appear onscreen. Since appearing as an Alien Jumpsuit Chick in the 2000 comedy Dude, Where's My Car?, which starred Ashton Kutcher and Seann William Scott, Hiltz has compiled a long list of feature film, TV movie, and TV show credits. Her more popular films include Austin Powers in Goldmember (2002) with Mike Myers, Something's Gotta Give (2003) with Jack Nicholson, and Spanglish with Adam Sandler. But her favorite movie role by far has been her portrayal of Norma, the strange and seductive trailer park manager in Trailer Park of Terror (2008), which she promoted at the 2008 Slamdance Film Festival.

On television, she has done her rounds of numerous primetime shows including guest appearances in The O.C., CSI, and Smallville. Hiltz also had recurring roles as a pole dancer in a strip club on Desperate Housewives, a pregnant self-proclaimed psychic traveler on The Riches and the lesbian lover of forensics specialist Angela on Bones. In 2008, Nichole got the biggest television break of her career as she was tapped to play the younger sister of Mary Shannon (played by Mary McCormack), Brandi, on In Plain Sight, a drama about the high-risk life of a Federal Marshal with the Witness Protection Program.
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Nichole Hiltz's Scores

Average career score: 64
Highest Metascore: 69 The Riches: Season 1
Lowest Metascore: 56 In Plain Sight: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 3
  2. Negative: 0 out of 3
3 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd In Plain Sight: Season 5 Mar 16, 2012 Brandi Shannon / Brandi Shannon 8.0
tbd In Plain Sight: Season 4 May 1, 2011 Brandi Shannon 9.3
tbd In Plain Sight: Season 3 Mar 31, 2010 Brandi Shannon 9.6
tbd In Plain Sight: Season 2 Apr 19, 2009 Brandi Shannon 9.8
56 In Plain Sight: Season 1 Jun 1, 2008 Brandi Shannon 6.4
68 The Riches: Season 2 Mar 18, 2008 Ginny Dannegan 7.4
69 The Riches: Season 1 Mar 12, 2007 Ginny Dannegan 6.6