Nikki Cox is an actress best known for breaking out in the television sitcom Unhappily Ever After
(1995-99). Nikki Cox made her TV debut at age 10 in an episode of the sitcom Mama's Family
, an appearance followed by other minor roles in film and television. After a brief period as a dancer in music videos (including one by Paula Abdul
), Cox landed the va-va-voom role of Tiffany Malloy in Unhappily Ever After
. Cox was then cast in several TV roles that emphasized her good looks, including The Norm Show
(2000-02), The Jake Effect
(2003) and Las Vegas
(2003-07, starring James Caan
). Cox was nominated for a Grammy award in 2016 for writing the comedy album Happy. And A Lot.
by her then-husband, Jay Mohr (the couple divorced in 2018).