Multi-Talented Actress Nicole Oliver co-stars in Hallmark Channel’s Christmas movie “Good Morning Christmas” with Alison Sweeney and Marc Blucas airing on November 25, 2020
Nicole is on the fast track to becoming one of animations ‘go-to’ voice directors with projects for Dreamworks, Netflix, PBS/CBC as her voice-over work flourishes.
In-demand actress Nicole Oliver joins a talented cast in Hallmark Channel’s “Good Morning Christmas.” Alison Sweeney (“Days of Our Lives,” “The Biggest Loser”) and Marc Blucas (“Holiday for Heroes,” “The Fix”) find themselves celebrating the most joyous season of the year in “Good Morning Christmas!,” a new, original movie premiering Wednesday, November 25 (8 p.m. ET/PT), on Hallmark Channel as part of the network’s annual “Countdown to Christmas” programming event – your home for the holiday.
Melissa Merry (Sweeney) and Brian Bright (Blucas) are America’s favorite hosts from the top-rated morning show, “Today with Bright & Merry.” What America doesn’t know is Melissa and Brian cannot stand to be in the same room with one another. Producer Jennifer (Nicole Oliver) reminds Merry & Bright they must spend the upcoming week in Mistletoe, the town that won the show’s Christmas contest, where Mel and Brian will film on location. Unfortunately for Melissa and Brian, they must not only put on a happy face in front of the cameras but also pretend to like each other in front of the entire town. Will they finally come clean on Christmas about their mutual dislike, or will the town that loves Christmas reveal to them their true feelings for each other? “Good Morning Christmas!” is produced by Crown Media Productions, LLC. Charles Cooper is a producer. Paul Ziller directed from a script by Riley Weston.
Nicole just finished filming the second season of the short-form sci-fi series Narcoleap. This season is filled with twists and turns that make you question what is real and what just might be a dream! Produced and directed by Kate Green the Narcoleap series stars Chelsey Reist, Cameron Bancroft, Aleks Paunovic, and Nicole. College student Kelsey Atkins (Chelsey Reist) unexpectedly leaps into the bodies of other people during her bouts of narcolepsy, she becomes a target in the deadly world of military espionage.
Nicole is fast becoming one of the most sought after voice directors for animated series with projects for YouTube, Netflix, Dreamworks, and PBS/CBC TV. She is currently voice directing a new cartoon series for Dreamworks. Nicole is also directing the second season of the Peabody award-winning American-Canadian animated television series Molly of Denali created and produced by Atomic Cartoons and GBH for PBS Kids and CBC Television. The New York Times named the “Grandpa’s Drum” episode from Molly of Denali as some of the best TV from 2019 “With ‘Molly of Denali” PBS raises its bar for Inclusion. Dozens of Alaska Native writers and advisors were recruited to help create the children’s series, one of the first to have a Native American lead.” Both series should air in 2021.
Noted as one the most respected talents in the film industry, Nicole’s recent acting roles include Zina on Man in the High Castleseason 4 now streaming on Amazon Prime and last years Hallmark Channel’s A Family Christmas Gift with Holly Robinson Peete & Patti Labelle. Nicole has worked alongside impressive A-list actors with a role in Wonder, starring Julia Roberts, Owen Wilson and Jacob Tremblay. Other career highlights include a lead role in the acclaimed film festival circuit indie-gem Marrying the Family and expanded her diverse entertainment career in the role of Britney Spears’ mother Lynne Spears in the Lifetime Movie Britney Ever After.
Nicole has guest-starred on numerous television series including Supernatural, Rogue, and Somewhere Between. She has also starred in many MOW including Radio Hype, Ungodly Acts, The Christmas Ornament, The Woodcarver, Taken Back – Finding Haley, Unspeakable, and Innocent. For four seasons, Nicole was also the host on the hit Slice Network series Crash Test Mommy. Another highlight for Nicole was acting alongside her young son, William Ainscough, (who starred as Billy) in City TV’s Seed for two seasons.
Voice over work continues to flourish for Nicole during this challenging time including voice campaigns for several BC companies and narrating several documentary features that will be released in 2021. Nicole is thrilled to be finally breaking into the competitive audiobook market to narrate ‘The Tech Solution’, by Dr. Shimi Kang for Penguin/Random House. The book is available on all platforms.
Nicole is one of the most sought after voice-over actors in demand for her roles in cartoons both on the small screen (My Little Pony, LEGO Nexo Knights, Kate & Mim Mim) and big screen in Seth Rogen’s “Sausage Party” and Princess Celestia in “My Little Pony: The Movie”. She is the recipient of the UBCP/ACTRA award for Best Voice for her work in animation.
Well known throughout the world at Brony and Fan Conventions as Princess Celestia and Cheerilee on My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic and Zoe on the cartoon Littlest Pet Shop, her acclaimed voice-over work continues to thrive. In animation, she also has popular roles on The Hollow, Bob The Builder, and The Dragon Prince. She has provided her voice to over 100 companies including American Express, Starbucks, Salon Selectives, Club House, and IKEA.
Nicole Oliver has worked for over thirty years in the entertainment industry. This multi-talented, incredibly busy mother and professional has mastered the balance between family and work and has furthered her education with a Masters of Arts in Communication from Royal Roads University (2011). She is the recipient of both the Founders Award for leadership and sustainability and the Chancellor’s Award for the highest academic achievement.
Nicole Oliver is available for interviews upon request.
For interviews, photos, and more information, please contact:
Lesley Diana | Lesley@thepromotionpeople.ca | 604-726- 5575
Nicole Oliver’s headshot photo credit: Ian Collins
Voice agent (acting/directing): Characters Talent Agency Caroline Young | Caroline@thecharaters.com | 604-733-9800 ext 205
Casting requests: Red Management – Murray Gibson firstname.lastname@example.org
Nicole Oliver Social Media Handles:
- Website: www.nicoleoliver.com
- Twitter: @mouthnoize
- Instagram: @noliver77
- Nicole on IMDb: http://www.imdb.com/name/ nm0646955/
- Good Morning Christmas: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt13109730/?ref_=nm_flmg_act_3
- Narcoleap: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt7386654/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0
- Molly of Denali: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8651594/?ref_=nv_sr_srsg_0