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Nichols was born in Ann Arbor, Michigan, in 1980. He began competetive water skiing when he was two years old, and represented the United States junior water ski team in 1997 in the Pan-American Championships.
He began taking acting lessons at the age of fifteen and moved to Los Angeles after attending McCallum High School in Texas.
- Holiday in the Sun
- The Utopian Society
- The Day after Tomorrow
- Glory Road
- One Tree Hill
- Ray Donovan
- Bates Motel
- At first, Nichols intended to become a professional water skier, however, he was injured on his shoulder and could no longer participate in the sport.