Nichols ,actually, went into both television and film acting in the early 2000s. She had a very good part in the romantic drama film which is called Autumn in New York in the year 2000 and also a one-episode role and function in Season 4 of the show named: Sex and the City of 2002.
It is on records that the actress first major role was in the comedy film called Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd in year 2003. She also played the main role and function in the crime drama television series called The Insider in 2005. Nichols however, gained recognition by playing Rachel Gibson in the final season of the serial action television series according to information.
She is still very active and still in the entertainment industry.