Actress Arianne Zucker plays the character Nicole Walker on the soap opera "Days of Our Lives." Like her fictional counterpart, Zucker began her career as a model.
A native of Southern California, Zucker began working in television with appearances in national commercials for McDonald's and Mazda. After auditioning for "Days of Our Lives," Zucker was cast as Nicole Walker in 1998. In 2004, her portrayal won her the Soap Opera Digest Award for Outstanding Villainess. Zucker has since appeared on "CSI Miami" and is credited in the 2009 feature film "The Last Resort." Initially studying as an actress at Pierre College in Los Angeles, Zucker continues to work on the stage as well as television.