The British Reality TV star Nikki Grahame has appeared in the reality series Big Brother franchise. She had also emerged as a model, author, and starred in her own reality television show ‘Princess Nikki’. In addition, she had won the National Television Awad for Most TV Contender.
Unfortunately, she passed away on 9 April 2021 at the age of 38. She died due to the complications of Aneoxia Nervosa at her home in Devon, England, the UK. Further, she had published two books: Dying to Be Thin (2009) and Fragile (2012) based upon her illness. Wanna more information on the lady then keep on scrolling over.
Caption: The late reality television star, Nikki Grahame.
Nikki Grahame: Bio, Family, Career
The reality television star was born on 28 April 1982 as Nicola Rachele-Beth Grahame in Northwood, London, England, the UK. She was born as the daughter of her parents David Grahame and his ex-wife Susan Grahame. Further, her parents divorced when she was the age of eight, and also her grandfather also died from cancer at the same time. Regarding her education, she had attended Northwood School in London.
She highly gained fame as a contestant on the seventh series of Big Brother UK in 2006. Grahame ended up in fifth place, during the show, the media news reported that she battled with eating disorder anorexia and also attempted suicide by taking an overdose of paracetamol several times. After that, she starred in her own reality television series Princess Nikki that ran for six weeks.
Furthermore, she has appeared in the reality show Celebrity Scissorhands, 8 out of 10 Cats, The Weakest Link as well as comedy series Celebrity Soup. She then returned to Big Brother on 24 August 2010 to participate in the Ultimate Big Brother. In 2015, she returned to the sixteenth series of Big Brother as a Time Warp Housemate.
She had represented Big Brother UK and entered the show in the immune for the week along with Big Brother Australia’s Tim Dormer. Nikki featured in the Channel 5 documentary In Therapy in August 2017.
Nikki Grahame: Personal Life, Boyfriend, & Death
Speaking of her love life, she has not married before her demise, however, she had dated a few handsome dudes out there. She was in a relationship with Pete Bennett in 2006 back in the Big Brother house and was all set to win the show. She had also briefly hooked up with the guys: Jack Tweedy, Pete Doherty, and Chris Neal (2007). The television personality also reported to date a guy named Guy Mesigan who she had a fling back in the time.
Further, she had been battling anorexia and was given breast implants on the NHS at the age of 18. Following that, in 2017, she had corrective plastic surgery on her breast implants to address “ripples” leftover from the initial procedure. In 2011, her anorexia again relapsed, and then she was reportedly sectioned in 2012 after an overdose.
Since March 2021, she was suffering from anorexia again and reported feeling weak and was struggling on a day-to-day basis. But it seems that she was not able to afford the fees so her representative began a GoFundMe fundraiser to pay for private treatment. Following that fund of over £60,000 was raised for her treatment.
Moreover, she was treated at the Dorset County Hospital after being admitted on 24 March and discharged on 8 April. Unfortunately, her family member found her dead at her apartment in Stanmore due to complications from anorexia nervosa, at the age of 38.
Caption: Nikki Grahame and Peter Doherty.
Nikki Grahame: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
She had been earning a good amount of money from her appearance in several seasons of the Big Brother series. Therefore, she had an estimated net worth of around $0.5 million at the time of her demise. Further, she had also collaborated with JYY London in 2015.
The reality television star had passed away, though her social media platforms have not been deactivated yet. On Instagram, she has a verified account @nikkigrahameofficial with 162k followers. She has a verified Twitter account @nikkigrahame with 128.9k followers.
Nikki Grahame: Body Measurements
She had a thin body that measures 34 inches chest size, 28 inches waist size, and 40 inches hips size. Her body stood to a height of 5 feet 5 inches or 1.65 meters and weighed less than 30kg at the time of her death. She had blue eyes color with brown hair color.