Natasha Lyonne

Natasha Lyonne

Birthplace: 
New York, NY
Birthday: 
April 04

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Natasha Lyonne is currently starring as Nicky Nichols in the critically acclaimed Netflix original series Orange is the New Black, for which she has received positive reviews. The role is Lyonne's first television show as a series regular. She received her first Primetime Emmy nomination for the role in 2014.

Lyonne began her career at the age of 6, playing the role of Opal on Pee Wee's Playhouse. Also as a child actor, she appeared in the films Heartburn, A Man Called Sarge, and Dennis the Menace. After a break when her family moved, she returned to acting at 16, cast as Goldie Hawn's daughter in Woody Allen's Everyone Says I Love You. Lyonne also appeared in the films The Immaculate Conception of Little Dizzle and Goyband. Since then, Lyonne has worked steadily in the New York theatre scene, as well as in film and television. Her more recent film appearances include All About Evil, 4:44 - Last Day on Earth, Girl Most Likely, The Rambler, and Clutter.

Lyonne has made guest appearances on the series Weeds, New Girl, and Law & Order Special Victims Unit.

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

4 Nominations No Emmys

Outstanding Lead Actress In A Comedy Series - 2019

  • Nominee
  • Natasha Lyonne, as Nadia
  • Russian Doll
  • Netflix
  • Universal Television in association with Jax Media, Paper Kite Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment, Shoot to Midnight, Avenue A

Outstanding Comedy Series - 2019

  • Nominee
  • Natasha Lyonne, Executive Producer
  • Russian Doll
  • Netflix
  • Universal Television in association with Jax Media, Paper Kite Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment, Shoot to Midnight, Avenue A

Outstanding Writing For A Comedy Series - 2019

  • Nominee
  • Natasha Lyonne, Story by
  • Russian Doll
  • "Nothing In This World Is Easy"
  • Netflix
  • Universal Television in association with Jax Media, Paper Kite Productions, 3 Arts Entertainment, Shoot to Midnight, Avenue A

Outstanding Guest Actress In A Comedy Series - 2014

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  • Natasha Lyonne and Fred Armisen on the red carpet at the 70th Emmy Awards.

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  • Natasha Lyonne on the red carpet at the 70th Emmy Awards.

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  • Natasha Lyonne and Fred Armisen on the red carpet at the 70th Emmy Awards.

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  • Natasha Lyonne on the red carpet at the 70th Emmy Awards.

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  • Uzo Aduba on the red carpet at the 2017 Primetime Emmys.

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  • Laverne Cox presents an award at the 2016 Primetime Emmys.

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  • Laverne Cox on the red carpet at the 2016 Primetime Emmys. 

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  • Yael Stone and Matt McGorry at the 67th Emmy Awards. 

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  • Natasha Lyonne and Fred Armisen on the red carpet at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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  • Natasha Lyonne on the red carpet at the 67th Emmy Awards.

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  • Pablo Schreiber on the red carpet at the 2015 Creative Arts Emmys.

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  • Danielle Brooks of Orange Is The New Black at the 66th Emmys Governors Ball.

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  • Dascha Polanco of Orange Is the New Black and Kate Mara of House of Cards at the 66th Emmys Governors Ball.

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  • Uzo Aduba of Orange Is the New Black at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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  • Taylor Schilling of Orange is the New Black backstage at the 66th Emmys.

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  • Hayden Panettiere (l) of Nashville and Uzo Aduba (r) of Orange is the New Black present an award at the 66th Emmys.

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  • Yael Stone of Orange is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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  • Kate Mulgrew of Orange is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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  • Samira Wiley of Orange Is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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  • Pablo Schreiber of Orange Is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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  • Laura Prepon of Orange is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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  • Laverne Cox of Orange is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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  • Uzo Aduba of Orange Is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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  • Selenis Leyva of Orange Is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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  • Taryn Manning of Orange Is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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  • Taryn Manning of Orange is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmys.

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  • Jason Biggs of Orange Is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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  • Danielle Brooks of Orange is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmys.

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  • Taylor Schilling of Orange Is the New Black arrives at the 66th Emmy Awards.

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