Nicole Bilderback is a Korean American actress. She was born in Korea but adopted at 6 months of age by her American parents Jim and Lois Bilderback and was raised in Dallas, Texas and Tulsa, Oklahoma. She started studying acting at the Dallas Young Actors Studio when she was fourteen. She graduated from Lake Highlands High School in 1993. Afterwards, she moved to Los Angeles to pursue an acting career. She is also an accomplished dancer.