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Nicola Coughlan Wiki: Age, Family, Boyfriend

Published On: 04 Jul, 2018

Nicola Coughlan Wiki: Age, Family, Boyfriend

Nicola Coughlan is the Irish actress best known for her gay role of Clare in the television sitcom, Derry Girls. She appears in the sitcom with Saoirse-Monica Jackson and Jamie-Lee O'Donnell. Apart from that, she is also known for her role of Jess in the stage show, Jess and Joe Forever. Nicola is also recognized as the former girlfriend of the actor, Laurie Kynaston.

Father Dies Early; Insights Into Her Family Life

Nicola Coughlan, age 31, portrays the gay teenager in the Channel 4 hit comedy, Derry Girls. She had a tragedy of losing her father just five days before landing a role of Clare in the sitcom. Her father was supportive of her and knew that she wanted the part more than anything. She states that if he were alive, he would've been thrilled for her.

She also has a sister whose identity remains a mystery. Apart from that, her personal life is under the radar. She has secluded the information about her early life and upbringings.

Nicola Dated Actor Boyfriend, Is She Single?

Nicola has dated actor Laurie Kynaston. Her then-boyfriend, age 24, is best known for his portrayals in the movies like Cradle of Grave (2015) and Undercliffe (2017). The couple has been tight-lipped about their romantic life. After sharing the love with each other for some time, the actor duo finally parted their ways in different directions of life.

As of now, she is miles away from the limelight regarding her personal life. Reportedly, she is single and not seeing anybody. The Derry Girls actress maintains a low-key personal life and is focussing on her career.

How Does Nicola Derive Her Net Worth?

The Irish actress Nicola has been deriving her net worth from her acting career. She has also amassed her fortunes by lending her voice to the aminated characters in The Fairytaler and The Little Vampire. The Galway native has also performed in various stage shows, and theatre plays.

Nicola as a gay teenager, Clare in Derry Girls ( Photo: Twitter)

She performed in the famous Stage show Jess and Joe Forever where she depicted the lead character of Jess. Well, she is popular for playing the character of Clare, age 16, in the popular Irish sitcom Derry Girls premiered on 4 January 2018.

Reviewer Called Her Fat; Received An Apology

Nicola has a muscular body with a height of 1.55 m (5’ 1’’). During the stage show of Jess and Joe Forever, the reviewer of the British Theatre Guide called her fat girl. His comments regarding her body provoked the actor, and she lashed out on Twitter on 14 June 2018. Her tweet grabbed a lot of attention and finally, they also tweeted back with an apology.

Short Bio

Nicola Coughlan was born on 9 January 1987 in Galway, Ireland as Nicola Mary Coughlan. As per wiki, she holds an Irish nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. The Irish actress attended The Oxford School of Drama and Birmingham School of Acting. She has a star sign of Capricorn.