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Natasha Lyonne

  • Birthplace: New York, NY
  • Birthday: April 04

Natasha Lyonne is currently starring as Nicky Nichols in the critically acclaimed Netflix original series Orange is the New Black, for which she has received positive reviews. The role is Lyonne's first television show as a series regular. She received her first Primetime Emmy nomination for the role in 2014.

Natasha Lyonne is currently starring as Nicky Nichols in the critically acclaimed Netflix original series Orange is the New Black, for which she has received positive reviews. The role is Lyonne's first television show as a series regular. She received her first Primetime Emmy nomination for the role in 2014.

Lyonne began her career at the age of 6, playing the role of Opal on Pee Wee's Playhouse. Also as a child actor, she appeared in the films Heartburn, A Man Called Sarge, and Dennis the Menace. After a break when her family moved, she returned to acting at 16, cast as Goldie Hawn's daughter in Woody Allen's Everyone Says I Love You. Lyonne also appeared in the films The Immaculate Conception of Little Dizzle and Goyband. Since then, Lyonne has worked steadily in the New York theatre scene, as well as in film and television. Her more recent film appearances include All About Evil, 4:44 - Last Day on Earth, Girl Most Likely, The Rambler, and Clutter.

Lyonne has made guest appearances on the series Weeds, New Girl, and Law & Order Special Victims Unit.

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AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

4 Nominations No Emmys

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series - 2019

  • Nominee
  • Natasha Lyonne, as Nadia
  • Russian Doll
  • Netflix
  • Universal Television in association with Jax Media, Paper Kite Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment, Shoot to Midnight, Avenue A

Outstanding Writing For A Comedy Series - 2019

  • Nominee
  • Natasha Lyonne, Story by
  • Russian Doll
  • "Nothing In This World Is Easy"
  • Netflix
  • Universal Television in association with Jax Media, Paper Kite Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment, Shoot to Midnight, Avenue A

Outstanding Comedy Series - 2019

  • Nominee
  • Natasha Lyonne, Executive Producer
  • Russian Doll
  • Netflix
  • Universal Television in association with Jax Media, Paper Kite Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment, Shoot to Midnight, Avenue A

Outstanding Guest Actress In A Comedy Series - 2014

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