• Nicole Da Silva is an award-winning Australian actress
• She is of Portuguese ancestry and has family in Portugal and Brazil
• She is best known for her role as Franky Doyle in "Wentworth" (2013-2019) and Charlie in "Doctor Doctor" (2016-2019)
• Her net worth is estimated at $2 million
• She has naturally dark brown hair and blue eyes

Known for movies

Short Info

Date Of BirthSeptember 18, 1981
FactShe has formed a production company, "4 One One", with Wentworth (2013) star Danielle Cormack.

Who is Nicole Da Silva?

Nicole Da Silva is an award-winning Australian actress, who achieved fame by portraying Franky Doyle in the TV crime-drama series “Wentworth” (2013-2019), and also as Charlie in the TV drama series “Doctor Doctor”, among other projects on which she has worked so far in her career.

So, do you want to find out more about Nicole Da Silva, from her childhood to most recent career endeavors, including her personal life as well? If yes, then stay with us for the length of the article, as we introduce you to this prominent actress.

Nicole Da Silva Wiki: Age, Childhood, and Education

Nicole Da Silva was born on the 18th September 1981, in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, sand is of Portuguese ancestry. There isn’t much information about her parents, such as their names and profession, though she has said that her family is originally from Portugal, and she has family in Portugal and Brazil. When it comes to her education, after finishing high school, Nicole enrolled at the University of NSW, where she studied arts, but soon transferred to the University of Western Sydney, where she studied dramatic arts.

Career Beginnings

Nicole’s career started in 2005 with the role of Sasha Fernandez in the Seven Network medical drama show “All Saints”. She appeared in 11 episodes of the award-winning series, which was just enough for her next recurring role, this time as Erica ‘EC’ Eulestra in the TV action-drama series “Dangerous” in 2007. Her first notable role was as Stella Dagostino in the Network Ten TV police drama series “Rush” (2008-2011), starring in all 70 episodes of the highly-appraised show.

Nicole Da Silva

Rise to Prominence

Her role in “Rush” helped further her career, as new roles become easy to find; she was Lisa Testro in the TV series “Carla Cametti PD”, and then in 2013 she was selected for the part of Franky Doyle in the TV drama series “Wentworth” (2013-2019), which really launched her to stardom, and for which she won the Astra Award in the category for Most Outstanding Performance by an Actor – Female. The series “Wentworth” is the remake of the TV series “Prisoner”, and Nicole’s character was then played by Carol Burns, as a tough lesbian inmate who is in a feud with another inmate, Jacs Holt.

Despite the long-term engagement, Nicole remained active in search of other roles, and appeared in the romantic comedy-drama film “Fat Legs” in 2015, with Agnes Boury, Julien Bravo and Jonathan Burteaux in the lead roles, then in 2016 she was chosen for the part of Charlie in the TV series “Doctor Doctor” (2016-2019). Most recently, in 2019 she was Francesca in the sci-fi film “The Tangle”, written and directed by Christopher Soren Kelly, which also added to her wealth.

Nicole Da Silva Net Worth

So far, Nicole has secured more than 15 film and TV titles, which has increased her net worth to a large degree. So, do you know how rich Nicole Da Silva is, as of mid- 2019? Well, Nicole Da Silva’s net worth is estimated at $2 million, which is quite decent don’t you think? It is expected that her net worth increases in the years to come, assuming that she successfully continues her career.

Nicole Da Silva Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend, Children, Gay

What do you know about Nicole’s personal life? Well, this award-winning actress hasn’t been very open when it comes to sharing such details, but we have still discovered some interesting facts. Nicole has recently given birth to her first child, as she was six months pregnant in April last year, but still hasn’t revealed the baby’s gender and name, as well as child’s father.

When it comes to her sexuality, fans started questioning it, as she was cast as a lesbian and with no trace of a boyfriend next to her. Nicole is straight, and we will just have to wait for her to reveal the name of her partner, if she has one, as that is a mystery as well.

Tattooed Body

When she was Franky Doyle, Nicole had numerous tattoos all over her body, but they turned out to be just high-quality stick-ons that can be found in two-dollar stores. She has spoken more about the tattoos in an interview, but had her fans disappointed after she revealed the truth that they weren’t real.

Nicole Da Silva Social Media Presence

Since the expansion of the social media platforms, Nicole has used its benefits to promote her career, and has since built a decent fan base, especially on Instagram and Twitter. Her official Instagram page has more than 200,000 followers, with whom she has shared details from her personal life, but also career endeavors. You can find her on Twitter as well, on which she has around 90,000 followers, with whom she has shared her career plans but also her opinions, interests, and events from her personal life. Nicole is also active on Facebook, on which she is followed by more than 50,000 most loyal fans..

So, if you aren’t already a fan of this prominent actress, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to become one, just skip over to her official pages, and see what she is up to next, both professionally and personally.

Nicole Da Silva Height, Weight, Body Measurements, and Appearance

Do you know how tall Nicole Da Silva is, and how much she weighs? Well, Nicole stands at 5ft 7ins, which is equal to 1.7m, while she weighs approximately 119lbs or 54kgs, and her vital statistics are 33-25-35 inches. She has naturally dark brown hair and blue eyes; her natural beauty has certainly helped her in her career.

General Info

Date Of BirthSeptember 18, 1981
Place Of BirthSydney, Australia
Height1.7 m


AwardsASTRA Awards for Most Outstanding Performance by an Actor (Female)
NominationsLogie Award for Most Outstanding Newcomer, Logie Award for Most Outstanding Actress, ASTRA Awards for Favourite Personality - Female, Logie Award for Most Outstanding Supporting Actress
TV ShowsRush, Carla Cametti PD, Dangerous, Wentworth, Doctor Doctor

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1I'm a big nature geek. I like being out in nature.


1She has formed a production company, "4 One One", with Wentworth (2013) star Danielle Cormack.
2Family is originally from Portugal.
3Speaks some Portuguese, and still has family in Portugal and Brazil.
4Began a B. Arts (Communication) at The University of NSW before dropping out to study dramatic arts at the University of Western Sydney (fellow graduates include Ned Kelly's Joel Edgerton).




Doctor Doctor2016TV SeriesCharlie
Wentworth2013-2016TV SeriesFranky Doyle
Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street2016TV SeriesDvora Henwick
The Tangle2016Francesca
Stuffed2012TV ShortEaster
Rush2008-2011TV SeriesStella Dagostino
Cop Hard2011TV SeriesSyvan
Carla Cametti PD2009TV SeriesLisa Testro
The List2008/IIShortSubiaco's Ex-wife
East West 1012007TV SeriesLily
Dangerous2007TV SeriesErica 'EC' Eulestra
Final Call2006ShortPharmacist
Home and Away2006TV SeriesJane Sims
All Saints2005TV SeriesSasha Fernandez


The 7PM Project2009TV SeriesHerself
Carla Cametti PD Behind the Scenes2009TV SeriesHerself
Good News Week2008TV SeriesHerself


Won Awards

2014Astra AwardAstra AwardsMost Outstanding Performance by an Actor - FemaleWentworth (2013)

Nominated Awards

2015Astra AwardAstra AwardsMost Outstanding Performance by an Actor - FemaleWentworth (2013)
2015Silver LogieLogie AwardsMost Outstanding ActressWentworth (2013)
2008Graham Kennedy Award for Most Outstanding New TalentLogie AwardsDangerous (2007)

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia

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