Austin Nichols

Actor, Water skier
Between a recurring television role on the hit ABC sci-fi show, "Surface" and a key role in the period basketball movie, "Glory Road," handsome actor Austin Nichols' acting career was on a definite forward trajectory.
Born: 04/24/1980 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Filmography

Actor (22)

Ray Donovan 2014 - 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

The Walking Dead 2015 (Tv Show)

Actor

Braceface Brandi 2014 (Movie)

Matt (Actor)

Lenexa, 1 Mile 2014 (Movie)

(Actor)

Parkland 2013 (Movie)

Emory Roberts (Actor)

The Mob Doctor 2012 - 2013 (Tv Show)

Actor

LOL 2012 (Movie)

Mr. Ross (Actor)

Odd Man Out 1999 - 2000, 2009 - 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

One Tree Hill 2009 - 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Sliders 1997 - 2000, 2009 - 2012 (Tv Show)

Actor

Beautiful Boy 2011 (Movie)

Cooper (Actor)

The Informers 2009 (Movie)

Martin (Actor)

John from Cincinnati 2006 - 2007 (TV Show)

Actor

Glory Road 2006 (Movie)

Jerry Armstrong (Actor)

Thanks to Gravity 2006 (Movie)

Alex (Actor)

Occupation: Dreamland 2005 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

The House of Usher 2005 (Movie)

Rick Usher (Actor)

The Day After Tomorrow 2004 (Movie)

JD (Actor)

Wimbledon 2004 (Movie)

Jake Hammond (Actor)

CSI: Crime Scene Investigation 2001 (Tv Show)

Actor

Holiday In The Sun 2000 (Movie)

Griffen (Actor)

Prayers for Bobby (TV Show)

Actor

Biography

Between a recurring television role on the hit ABC sci-fi show, "Surface" and a key role in the period basketball movie, "Glory Road," handsome actor Austin Nichols' acting career was on a definite forward trajectory.

Relationships

Sophia Bush Actor

Companion
Co-starred on "One Tree Hill" Bush revealed in 2010 they dated on-and-off the past four years Reportedly split February 2012

Ashley Nichols Assistant

Sister
older

Kay Nichols

Mother
10-time water skiing champion

David Nichols

Father

Claire Oswalt

Companion
dated for seven years, before breaking off their engagement in 2004

EDUCATION

University of Southern California

Los Angeles , California 2002
focused on creative writing

Milestones

2007

Cast as the lead in David Milch's HBO series, "John from Cincinnati"

2006

Cast as the younger brother of wild west legend Wyatt Earp in the third season of HBO’s popular series, "Deadwood"

2005

Landed the regular role of Jackson on the ABC sci-fi adventure series "Surface"

2005

Cast in the basketball drama, "Glory Road," directed by James Gartner and starring Josh Lucas

2004

Played a rich kid and romantic rival to Jake Gyllenhaal in the environmental blockbuster, "The Day After Tomorrow"

2004

Appeared as Jake Hammond, an arrogant tennis pro in "Wimbledon," opposite Kirsten Dunst and Paul Bettany

2003

Starred as a stereotypical basketball-playing ‘frat boy’ in the independent film "The Utopian Society"

2002

Appeared as Brenda Chenowith's lover in two episodes of "Six Feet Under" (HBO)

2001

Series regular debut as the heartthrob Charlie Darwell in short-lived primetime soap, "Pasadena" (Fox)

1999

Television debut in an episode of the Sci-Fi Channel series, "Sliders"

1999

Made Feature debut in "The Durango Kids"

Bonus Trivia

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Nichols was a competitive water skier, and represented the U.S. Junior Water Ski Team in the Pan-American Championships in 1997. He was also on the Junior U.S. Olympic Water Skiing team. At age thirteen, he was ranked third in the world. He had intended to become a professional water skier until he injured his shoulder in Florida, and was forced to give it up.

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Austin Nichols was arrested in Michigan on suspicion of drunken driving on the morning of August 23, 2007.

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