On this episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki chats with actress and writer Jen Ponton. They chat about what got them started on their paths in the entertainment world and about their own personal journeys with coming out.
On this episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki sits down with comedian, writer, and producer Hollie Harper. We hear about Hollie's personal journey in the sketch comedy world and as one of NY's funniest ladies. Get ready because this episode will give you a good case of the giggles!
On this episode of Nikki Nights get ready to get fashionable and fun with entrepreneur and fashionista Jaimie Hilfiger. Jaimie talks about running a business and family as a strong businesswoman. Jaimie inspired Nikki immensely and reminded her that you can do and have it all: happiness, love, and a career that fills your soul.
On this episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki settles in for a chat with E! Correspondent and radio host Wells Adams. We learn about what got Wells interested in radio and how he became one of Hollywood's favorite hosts on the red carpet!
On this episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki chats with one of her favorite people. The man behind the brilliant Broadway Workshop, Marc Tuminelli! They chat about the times they taught the workshop together and where they see themselves in 20 years and yup, you guessed it: there are definitely musical numbers involved!
Get ready for an extra exciting episode of Nikki Nights as Nikki sits down for a chat with a fellow Long Islander, podcast host Tori Franco! They discuss their own personal journeys from being bullied as kids to how they deal with online bullying to this day. Tori is a dear friend of Nikki's and you can tell by the number of laughs these two had in between talking about serious issues that are going on in the world. Nikki would like to take a second to thank Tori for being so inspiring and welcoming to her while Nikki was coming out this summer! Nikki has met a lot of great people along her journey but Tori Franco is the cream of the crop!
This episode of NikkiNights was filmed before the holidays, so please disregard the holiday well wishes or look at it as Nikki is just really early for next year! On this episode, Nikki sits down for a chat with one of the worlds leading paranormal investigators Katrina Weidman! She shares stories of her fascination with the paranormal from a young age, as it carried her through college and how she has now made it her career. She had a passion and she ran with it, and that's scarier than any ghost. Sometimes following your dreams is the scariest thing, but as you hear from Katrina and Nikki, it is so worth it and it kinda makes ya fearless.
On this episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki chats with della terra shoe designer Emily Landsman! They talk about their deep love of shoes and what an impression growing up in a city like NYC made on their careers. Happy Holidays everyone! Hope you enjoy this stylish episode! It's a perfect fit!
On this episode of Nikki Nights, Actress Raylene Harewood sums up 2020 perfectly as just plain weird! Nikki and Raylene talk about their own personal paths they have taken in the entertainment business and what they both have planned for the future. Happy holidays to you all and a very happy and healthy New Year, minus the weird!
On this episode of Nikki Nights Nikki chats with one of the stars of Bravo's Long Island Princesses, radio personality and host, Amanda Bertoncini. They talk about everything from their iconic high school fashion to what they are both up to now. Two Great Neck girls following their dreams and in this episode, they give you all the insight into Long Island. If you listen close, they even mention where you can get the best pizza on Long Island, and everyone loves pizza!
On this episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki chats with Latin Grammy nominee singer / songwriter Gina Chavez. They discuss their mutual love of all styles of music and how singing simply feeds their souls. They also discuss navigating the entertainment business as the out and proud queer women that they are. Make sure to tune in for this spicy episode.
On this episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki is joined by singer/songwriter Nicole Ferreira, all the way from Australia. They chat about how they both fell in love with music and how it has both helped them emerge into the young women they are today. After finding Nicole on TikTok, Nikki knew she had to interview her because this is a voice we are going to hear for years to come.
SHOW LESSOn this episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki chats with writer, director and actress, Kimmy Gatewood. They chat about the auditions that simply changed their lives forever. From "GLOW" to "The Apple Sisters" we hear all about Kimmy's creative journey in the business and how she navigated Hollywood, all while staying true to all things Gatewood.
On this episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki sits down for a chat with actor Mark Ashworth. They chat about their own personal journeys in the acting world and discuss that magical feeling that only being on set can bring to them.
On this episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki sits down for a chat with actress Mindy Sterling. We learn about Mindy's impressive career in the entertainment business and about her life as a loving mom to her amazing son. This episode is so sweet that Dr. Evil himself couldn't have rained on Nikki And Mindy's parade!
On this episode of Nikki Nights one of Nikki's dear friends and Hairspray co-stars Hollywood Jade of Dragrace Canada sits down for a chat so massive and in depth that it had to be a two part-er! Get ready to go back to the Hairspray days with these two and hear what they are both up right now. Spoiler alert it's major!
PART TWO COMING SOON!
Today Nikki chats about how religion played key roles in their lives that led to their current careers. They also discuss being women of faith and members of the LGBTQIA community. Get ready for this episode. It’s simply divine.
On this episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki is joined by Danielle Staub. They chat about how they met in Washington DC while working on anti-bullying programs. They also chat about Danielle's Journey as a mom and as one of the most resilient, loving women Nikki knows.
On this episode of Nikki Nights. Nikki is joined by singer/songwriter Lizzy McAlpine. They talk about their musical influences and the presence of theater in their young lives that ultimately led each of them to a career in entertainment. Get ready to want to sing and have some pancakes for dinner!
On and extra special Episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki chats with her best friend and fellow actress Amy Hoerler. Ever since these two met on “The Last Movie Star” they have been buddies and only Amy could get some of the responses you’ll hear in tonight's episode out of Nikki. You’re going to learn about their dream Halloween Candy Bags and Nikki’s love of food items that are green.
On this episode of NikkiNights, Nikki sits down with the incredibly inspirational, Olympic gold medallist and figure skating champion, Scott Hamilton. Nikki, being a massive figure skating fan was jumping out of her seat with excitement for this episode. They chat about Scott's first signature backflip on the ice to their mutual love for The Wizard Of Oz! Get ready to get moved!
On today's episode of Nikki Nights, Nikki is joined by Producer and Journalist, Alana Yzola. This episode was extremely special for Nikki as Alana is also a member of Nikki's extended family. They talk about everything from their favorite childhood meals made by their moms, to their personal views of social injustice in today's world. Get ready to get inspired by Alana, Nikki always is.
Nikki sits down for a Supernatural chat with Actress Samantha Ferris. The ladies swap ghost stories and even scarier stories about their Hollywood experiences. We recommend leaving the lights on for this episode.
Tonight on Nikki Nights there’s no question as to who’s line it is when Colin Mochrie from “Whose Line is It Anyway” stops by for a chat about everything from the current state of Comedy to their mutual love for Tim Hortons. So grab your timbits and get comfortable because this episode is going to have you laughing.
Get ready to WERK! On this episode of Nikki Nights. Nikki chats with the incredible Eureka O’Hara from Ru Pauls Dragrace. These two talk about everything from their love of West Hollywood to their love of a good jug of hand sanitizer. They also discuss the importance of mainstreaming plus size characters in todays entertainment and pop culture. This one is about to get cute and curvy so buckle up.
This is the one Nikki has been waiting all summer for. Nikki sits down with Tony award winner Michael Cerveris. They talk about everything from their mutual love of the music of Stephen Sondheim to their love of a good fast food meal after a big awards show. Safe to say Nikki is still dancing around with excitement after this chat and she may even be baking some of the worst pies in London.
Long Island and Atlanta collide on this episode of Nikki Nights. Nikki is joined by her "The Last Movie Star" co-star Al-Jaleel Knox for a chat about the craft of acting and writing. Nikki gives insight into what she's been writing all summer and Al-Jaleel talks about his summer taking zoom acting classes to gear up for pilot season! Get ready for a fun one with these two!
Nikki sits down with acclaimed food critic and Food Network judge, Simon Majumdar for a chat all about food, culture and one of Nikki's idols, Julia Child! Julia would have recently turned 100 so this episode is dedicated to Julia and the lasting impact she has made on food and people all over the world.
You’re not going to want to look away from tonight's episode. Nikki chats with one of her favorite actresses the incredibly talented India Eisley. Nikki and India talk all things acting, movies and pandemic safety precautions. Then, they both really candid and talk about their celebrity crushes. O this episode will keep you guessing for sure.
Get ready to see Nikki get even more excited than normal when she welcomes one of her favorite actresses, Peri Gilpin, to a late-night edition of Nikki Nights. They talk about everything from Frasier to what drives them as actors. FYI Nikki is still dancing with excitement from this episode.
Well after a few weeks of a summer break Nikki Nights is back! It’s been an intense and interesting summer and time for us all. In this episode, Nikki opens up about a part of her life that she really never has before. Joined by Neonna Danielle, host of popular entertainment blog BlackCinemaNow, the ladies discuss lasting effects of online bullying, cancel culture but most importantly they discuss the importance of self-growth and moving forward through every challenge life throws your way. Nikki is thrilled to be back and she’s got an incredible lineup so tune in, we’ll see ya there.
Tune in for a late-night chat with the ever-inspiring fitness guru and entrepreneur, Diva Richards. The gals chat about everything from Diva's inspirations and personal journey all the way to Nikki's prison workouts that she is doing in her backyard due to the quarantine.
Nikki was extra inspired today by the bright personality of one of her favorite chefs and food network personality, Aarti Sequiera . They chat about everything from what they put in their morning cup o’ Joe to the serious, very real topic of postpartum depression. Thank you Aarti for being sharing your story with us. I adore you. This episode is dedicated to the memory of Nikki’s beloved Uncle Steve, I love you and miss you with all my heart. Till we meet again...
Get ready for some heavy beepage. Nikki, decided today was the day to really let loose today and she did it with her fellow Long Island gal Gina! Tune in to hear all about their Adventures and their mutual love for Long Island pizza!
On this episode of Nikki Nights she chats with some of her best friends Diana Bassett, President of Diana Bassett Public Relations and her Ginno Murphy. The three have candid chats about life and career and just about everything in between!
Nikki gets real with the great Alex Newall talking about it all from Alex’s new show Zoey’s Extraordinary Playlist, their days on the Geography Club set and most importantly the Black Lives Matters movement.
Nikki and Colton Tran now that is a tech challenged duo but a determined one. Tune in to see if Nikki and Colton can actually get their chat going or will the internet win? Here's a hint, we have an episode and it's scary how fun it is...
Nikki chats with "MTV" turned fitness Superstar, Rachel Robinson. They talk politics, gun reform and LGBTQIA pride. This episode is dedicated to the memory of Mathew Shepard. Nikki was in The Crucible in high school and has been moved by being a part of such a powerful show. Mathew, with pride I say this one is for you. Thank you, Rachel, you are a light...
Nikki sits down with Char Margolis as they revisit one of the most profound experiences of Nikki's life. A reading connecting Nikki with her late Grandparents. Ps there's TV in heaven! This one is for you Nanny. You weren't just my Grandma, you were my best friend and you always will be !
Let’s see if Nikki can get her computer temperature above the equator line. Watch it shut down, does she fix it? The world may never know. But you will if you watch! This episode is dedicated to Eugenie and I’s dear friend, the incredibly talented and wonderful actress. Ms. Amy Hoerler. Happy Birthday! We love you!
Thank you to my fans for making Nikki Nights such a success on my Instagram page, I am so excited to bring you along on the journey as we venture into the podcast land! Excited to share the amazing and talented Laura James has joined me as my guest for my first episode. Be sure to follow her at @LauraEllenJames on Instagram!