Being a prodigy of the celebrated actress, you definitely have big shoes to fill in. Same goes for Vivian Nixon who is headlined as a daughter of Debbie Allen, a famous dancer, and television director. With the stardom of her mother, the expectation from her was skyrocketing and she delivered it big time. She is not just an electrifying dancer but also a talented actress and has also been featured in Dance Magazine's 25 to Watch in 2007.
Before Vivian pursued her career as a dancer and actress, she took her step at gymnastics in her early childhood. She continued gymnastics until she was 13, but her mother withdrew her from gymnastics when she was seriously injured.
During Vivian's final year of the Ailey/Fordham BFA Program in Dance, she was cast in Hot Feet's as a Kalida. She made her first acting debut as Anita in West Side Story back in 2006. She was given the same role which her mother portrayed on Broadway in 1979. It was really challenging for Vivian to stand-out best as her mother did.
After then, Vivian was seen in several movies and television series as an actress. She landed as Andrea Cohen in television series Glee, and Everybody Hates Chris as a Pretty Woman in 2009. The same year, she performed as a dancer in movie 500 Days of Summer. Similarly, Vivian also appeared in Finally Famous, It Could Be Worse, and Power. Further, Vivian also bagged the role of Anaya-Bolden's Muse in movie Bolden! in 2015.
Vivian with her mom, Debbie at WCRF's "An Unforgettable Evening" on 27 February 2018, in Beverly Hills (Photo: zimbio.com)
How Much Is Her Net Worth?
Vivian has been a professional dancer as well as an actress and has pleased her fans through her performance. During her entire career, she perhaps might have amassed sufficient amount of earning. As concerned with Vivian's net worth, she has kept it wrapped inside the box; however, her mother, Debbie Allen is also a celebrity and has gained an estimated fortune of $3 million.
Among her achievements, she gathered fame when she was named one of the top dancers in Dance Magazine's "25 to Watch" in 2007. She was also a featured performer on four of the Annual Academy Awards.
At the age of 33, the gorgeous lady Vivian has garnered a huge fan following through her dancing and acting skills. Since being named as one of the most loved dancers, her fans are willing to know about her love life.
Delving into Vivian's relationship, she has remained mum about her love affairs. She might be sensitive revealing about her relationship with her boyfriend in social media. As of now, Vivian has not been seen dating a guy.
Glee fame actress lives a low-key life, and the possibility of a secret husband can't be denied. But for now, she is a single woman in the public eye. Well, it comes as a surprise that the electrifying dancer is yet to get married.
She was born to father Norman Nixon and mother Debbie Allen. Norman Nixon is a former NBA star while her mother, Debbie is a celebrated actress and producer.
She received her name after her grandmother Vivian Ayers-Allen. Completing the family tree, she has a younger sibling brother, Norman Nixon Jr., who is also a basketball player.
Her Short Bio
Born on 31 May 1984, Vivian Nixon was raised as Vivian N. Nixon in Miami, Florida, USA. Vivian, who stands at the height of 5 feet 6 inches (1.68 m), went to Kirov Academy of Ballet, Washington, D. C and Debbie Allen Dance Academy, Los Angeles to pursue her study.