Nakuset "Nikki" Gould played Grace Cardinal in Degrassi and Degrassi: Next Class. Nikki was born in Toronto, Canada and grew up in Vancouver. She is a tattoo designer, a musician, a visual artist and recently an actress.


  • Her birth name is Nakuset.
  • She is Mi'kmaq.
  • Nikki is a Cancer.
  • She doesn't have a TV.
  • She loves the band Rings of Saturn.
  • She plays six-string fretless bass in the metal band Kymatica.
  • Degrassi Season 13 is her first acting gig.
  • She shares custody of an Alaskan Malamute named Aziza.
  • She has pet boa snakes.
  • She works as a tattoo designer and visual artist.
  • She plays guitar and bass.
  • She is the fourth Aboriginal actor to play a character in the entire franchise. The first was Michelle Goodeve (Ms. Karen Avery), the second was Jennifer Podemski (Ms. Chantel Sauve), and the third was Dylan Everett (Campbell Saunders).
  • Her first on-screen kiss was Ana.
  • She said that filming with Ana is really fun, because she has a great sense of humour and is really professional.
  • She thinks Hunter and Grace would be good friends.
  • She's vegan.