Nikki Bella Biography

Nikki Bella (the ring name) was born with the name Stephanie Nicole Garcia-Colace. She has developed her name as Nicole Garcia-Colace while being in the profession of wrestling. Despite this, she has also been a reality television personality who appeared in the famous and most-watched series called Meet My Folks. The professional wrestler She is currently in the news because she has been serving as a judge at the famous show America Got Talent where she is appearing alongside her partners Simon Cowell, 62, and motocross star Travis Pastrana, 38.

Early Life

Nikki Bella was born on 21st November 1983 and as of 2022, she is merely 39 years old. She was born sixteen minutes earlier than her twin sister named Brianna. The Bella Twin sisters were born to their loving and caring parents named Jon Garcia and Kathy Colace. The sisters were brought up in San Diego, California, and were raised on a farm in Phoenix. Both the twin sisters belong to Mexican and Italian descent. During her childhood, Nikki along with her twin sister played for the Scottsdale club in elementary school.

Nikki Bell completed her graduation from Chaparral High School and received a degree in 2002. Thereafter, she returned to San Diego for her college studies. Along with college, she pursued her soccer for Grossmont College but was later relocated to Los Angeles a year later. There in Los Angeles, She worked as a waitress at the Mondrian Hotel while she was trying to find herself an agent.

Nikki Bella Career

She signed a contract with her twin sister with WWE in 2007. They made their appearance at the FCW, WWE’s developmental territory in Tampa, Florida, and later at the FCW house show in September 2007, Nikki and her twin sister Brie made their ring debut. During her performance, she defeated many including Nattie Neidhart and Krissy Vaine. In September 2008, Nikki appeared and competed at the Divas Battle Royal that was later won by Miss Angela. In October 2009, She was traded back to Raw as a part of the tri-banded Divas trade. She appeared on the stage while being in the backstage segment and competing with weekly guest stars and occasionally in the wrestling matches.

Nikki Bella retired from WWE wrestling in 2019 citing the reason for her health issues. Back in 2012, the twin sisters started focusing on their modeling careers and doing promotional work. They first appeared on the MTV series called Ridiculousness in October 2012. Besides, they had their appearance on national television with her first Fox reality show called Meet My Folks. Following her appearance, the Twin sisters were hired to be the World Cup Twins for Budweiser. Nikki and her twin sister participated in the 2006 contest of International Body Doubles Twin Search. Also, they participated in the 2006 WWE Diva Search but could not reach it till the end.

Nikki Bella Biography

Real Name Stephanie Nicole Garcia-Colace
Birth Date 21 November 1983
Age (as of 2022) 38 Years
Birth Place San Diego, California, United States
Nationality American
Profession Wrestler
Religion Christianity
Sun sign Scorpio

Physical Statistics

Height in feet inches – 5’ 6” – in Centimeters – 168 cm
Weight in Kilograms – 57 kg  –  in Pounds –  125 lbs
Shoe Size 7 (U.S.)
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Body Type Athletic


Father Jon Garcia
Mother Kathy Colace
Sister Brie Bella
Brother JJ Garcia


School Chaparral High School
College Grossmont College

Relationship Status

Marital Status Engaged
Affair Yes
Boyfriend Artem Chigvintsev
Children Matteo Artemovich Chigvintsev

Personal Life

On 29th January 2020, Nikki Bella announced that she was expecting her first child with her twin sister, Brie, who announced her second pregnancy on the same day. In June 2020, at the event of Total Bellas- season five finale, Nikki announced that she was expecting a baby boy. Later on 31st July 2020, Nikki gave birth to a boy who was named Matteo Artemovich Chigvintsev.

The former WWE wrestler, She has been engaged to her long-time fiancé Artem Chigvintsev. Arten is a Russian-born personality and he has reportedly been engaged to Nikki Bella since November 2019. The two opened about their wedding plans back in November 2021 while interviewing with Entertainment Tonight, however, they have not been married till now. She is currently in the news because she has appeared on the famous show America Got Talent.

Nikki Bella Net Worth

The famous wrestler cum the famous Television personality or the TV artist is estimated to have a net worth of around $8 million. Apart from being the famous WWE wrestler, she has also been involved in various charity tasks along with Make-A-Wish, American Ninja Warrior, and Susan G. Komen for the Cure.


  • She was assigned to FCW (developmental territory Florida Championship Wrestling) where she used to represent herself alongside her twin sister Brie Bella.
  • The duo formed a band and became known as The Bella Twins.
  • Nikki Bella is a two-time WWE Divas Champion.
  • She holds the record of spending the longest time in the reign with the title including 301 days.
  • Besides all this, Bella was ranked number 1 in the Pro Wrestling Illustrated’s Female 50 in November 2015.
  • Also, she was named Diva of the Year by Rolling Stone in December 2015.
  • Not only this, but she has also been the award winner of the Choice Female Athlete which she received alongside her sister at the Teen Choice Award in 2016.

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