Who is Lorraine Nicholson? Personal Life, Bio, Career, Net Worth, Education And Hobbies

Lorraine Nicholson, an American actress, writer, and director, is perhaps most well-known for her role in “Soul Surfer”, the biographical film about Alana Blanchard. Lorraine has been a star since she was a teenager, partly due to the fame of her father, but also because of her many talents. This biography provides details about Lorraine, so keep reading for more information.

Early Life

Lorraine Broussard Nicholson, born 16 April 1990 in Los Angeles, California USA, was under the Zodiac sign, Aries. She is White Caucasian and holds American citizenship.

Her parents, Jack Nicholson and Rebecca Broussard were well-known Hollywood actors. She was named after Lorraine, her aunt.

Lorraine’s younger brother Raymoind Nicholson (or Ray) was born on 20 February 1992. Their older half-siblings Honey Hollman, Jennifer Nicholson, and Caleb Goddard were their parents. They were raised in a blended household. Their famous parents divorced when Lorraine was four and her brother two years old. They continued to co-parent until the time their children were adults. Lorraine was Miss Golden Globe 2007 at the Golden Globe Awards ceremony.

Although Lorraine’s educational history is not well-known, she did graduate from Brentwood School in California in 2008. She enrolled at Brown University in Rhode Island and graduated three years later, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Literary Arts.


Lorraine Nicholson, 13 years old, made her screen debut in 2003 as a minor role in “Something’s Gotta Give”, a comedy that her father had also directed. In 2004, she was cast as Princess Lorraine in “The Princess Diaries 2 : Royal Engagement”, the sequel of “The Princess Diaries”. She was joined by famous actors Anne Hathaway and Julie Andrews in the film directed Garry Marshall.

Lorraine was 14 years old when she played Samantha in “Click” (2006), a comedy film about an architect Michael Newman (played in comedy by Adam Sandler). He neglects his family until he meets a remote that allows him to alter reality.

She was a co-star with Jonah Hill, Christopher Walken and Kate Beckinsale. Lorraine played Heather Johnson in “World’s Greatest Dad” 2010, a black-focused comedy written and directed Bobcat Goldthwait.

Lorraine was a child actor who eventually switched to acting on the screen. She got her breakthrough in 2011 when she landed a role in Soul Surfer as Alana Blanchard. Bethany Hamilton’s best friend. The biographical movie starred her alongside AnnaSophia Robb and Kevin Sorbo. Other movies she has starred include “The Cottage”, “Hacker”, (2015), “Endings, Inc.” (2015), as well as “Room 105” (2016). However, Lorraine has not been seen on TV or in a movie role since that film.

She has also voiced Katie in animated science fiction “Fly Me to the Moon”, (2008).


Lorraine originally planned to become a screenwriter/director after she majored in Literary Arts at college. In 2013, Lorraine began to shift her focus and started writing, directing and producing “The Instant message”, a short coming-of age film.

She wrote and directed “This Magic Moment” and “Life Boat”, her third film. Both premiered at Tribeca Film Festival 2017.

Lorraine Nicholson was a big success in her directing career when she was accepted into AFI Directing Workshop for Women 2017.

She has also directed music videos for K.Flay, Lil Buck and other popular artists. Kathryn Bigelow and Andrea Arnold are her main inspirations.

Relationships and Personal Life

Lorraine is very private about her personal life. Although she has not yet revealed a relationship interest, it is possible that she may be married or in a relationship.


Lorraine Nicholson is passionate about writing.

She loves being outside.

She loves to travel and spend time with friends.

Net Worth

Lorraine Nicholson, 31, has an estimated net worth in excess of $2 million. Jack Nicholson’s is said to be over $400 million. They have property throughout the US, but most of it is in Los Angeles, their hometown.