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* ''Series/DegrassiTheNextGeneration'' (2005-6) as Viola

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* ''Series/DegrassiTheNextGeneration'' (2005-6) as ViolaDiane


Correia-Damude has been outspoken in advocating for expanded diversity in acting roles, especially greater opportunity for women, and improving conditions for those with children plus their families who are in the industries. Openly bisexual, she has also advocated for LGBT+ acceptance and rights.

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Correia-Damude has been outspoken in advocating for expanded diversity in acting roles, especially greater opportunity opportunities for women, and improving conditions for those with children plus their families who are in the industries. Openly bisexual, she has also advocated for LGBT+ acceptance and rights.


Nicola Correia-Damude is a Canadian actress, born on June 21, 1981 in Toronto. She is of Guyanese descent on her mother's side. Correia-Damude has become known due to her work in ''Series/{{Shadowhunters}}'' and ''Series/TheBoys2019. She has also acted on stage, and done voice work. Additionally, she is a singer-songwriter who plays piano and guitar. She also has a background in dance, which includes classical, jazz, modern, step and tap.

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Nicola Correia-Damude is a Canadian actress, born on June 21, 1981 in Toronto. She is of Guyanese descent on her mother's side. Correia-Damude has become known due to her work in ''Series/{{Shadowhunters}}'' and ''Series/TheBoys2019.''Series/TheBoys2019''. She has also acted on stage, and done voice work. Additionally, she is a singer-songwriter who plays piano and guitar. She also has a background in dance, which includes classical, jazz, modern, step and tap.


* ''Film/{{Margarita'' (2012) as Margarita

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* ''Film/{{Margarita'' ''Film/{{Margarita}}'' (2012) as Margarita


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Correia-Damude has been outspoken in advocating for expanded diversity in acting roles, especially greater opportunity for women, and improving conditions for those with children plus their families who are in the industries. Openly bisexual, she has also advocated LGBT acceptance/rights.

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Correia-Damude has been outspoken in advocating for expanded diversity in acting roles, especially greater opportunity for women, and improving conditions for those with children plus their families who are in the industries. Openly bisexual, she has also advocated LGBT acceptance/rights.
for LGBT+ acceptance and rights.



* ''Series/DegrassiTheNextGeneration'' (Viola)
* ''Film/{{Margarita'' (title role)
* ''Series/TheStrain'' (Nikki Taylor)
* ''Addedroids'' (Ada Turing)
* ''Series/{{Shadowhunters}}'' (Maryse Lightwood)
* ''Dino Dara'' (Ava)
* ''Burden Of Truth'' (Diane)
* ''Series/TheBoys2019'' (Elena)
* ''Series/{{Coroner}}'' (Kelly Hart)
* ''Nurses'' (Dr. Vanessa Banks)
* ''Series/OctoberFaction'' (Sheriff Gina Fernandez)
* ''Film/MySpy'' (Christina)

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* ''Series/DegrassiTheNextGeneration'' (Viola)
(2005-6) as Viola
* ''Film/{{Margarita'' (title role)
(2012) as Margarita
* ''Series/TheStrain'' (Nikki Taylor)
(2014-15) as Nikki Taylor
* ''Addedroids'' (Ada Turing)
(2015-17) as Ada Turing
* ''Series/{{Shadowhunters}}'' (Maryse Lightwood)
(2016-19) as Maryse Lightwood
* ''Dino Dara'' (Ava)
(2017-) as Ava
* ''Burden Of Truth'' (Diane)
(2018-) as Diane
* ''Series/TheBoys2019'' (Elena)
(2019-) as Elena
* ''Series/{{Coroner}}'' (Kelly Hart)
(2019-) as Kelly Hart
* ''Nurses'' (Dr. (2020) as Dr. Vanessa Banks)
Banks
* ''Series/OctoberFaction'' (Sheriff (2020) as Sheriff Gina Fernandez)
Fernandez
* ''Film/MySpy'' (Christina)
(2020) as Christina


In 2013 she received the Best Actress in a Feature Film award at San Francisco's FilmOut festival for her work in ''Film/{{Margarita}}'' (playing the title role).

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In 2013 she received the Best Actress in a Feature Film award at the San Francisco's FilmOut Diego [=FilmOut=] festival for her work in ''Film/{{Margarita}}'' (playing the title role).


* FakeNationality: In ''Film/{{Margarita}}', she plays a Mexican woman.

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* FakeNationality: In ''Film/{{Margarita}}', ''Film/{{Margarita}}'' she plays a Mexican woman.

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In 2013 she received the Best Actress in a Feature Film award at San Francisco's FilmOut festival for her work in ''Film/{{Margarita}}'' (playing the title role).

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Nicola Correia-Damude is a Canadian actress, born on June 21, 1981 in Toronto. She is of Guyanese descent on her mother's side. Correia-Damude has become known due to her work in ''Series/{{Shadowhunters}}'' and ''Series/TheBoys2019. She has also acted on stage, and done voice work. Additionally, she is a singer-songwriter who plays piano and guitar. She also has a background in dance, which includes classical, jazz, modern, step and tap.

Correia-Damude has been outspoken in advocating for expanded diversity in acting roles, especially greater opportunity for women, and improving conditions for those with children plus their families who are in the industries. Openly bisexual, she has also advocated LGBT acceptance/rights.

Since 2013, she has been married to Carlos Gonzalos-Vio, a fellow actor, and they have a son together.

!Selected filmography:

* ''Series/DegrassiTheNextGeneration'' (Viola)
* ''Film/{{Margarita'' (title role)
* ''Series/TheStrain'' (Nikki Taylor)
* ''Addedroids'' (Ada Turing)
* ''Series/{{Shadowhunters}}'' (Maryse Lightwood)
* ''Dino Dara'' (Ava)
* ''Burden Of Truth'' (Diane)
* ''Series/TheBoys2019'' (Elena)
* ''Series/{{Coroner}}'' (Kelly Hart)
* ''Nurses'' (Dr. Vanessa Banks)
* ''Series/OctoberFaction'' (Sheriff Gina Fernandez)
* ''Film/MySpy'' (Christina)

!Examples from her work include:
* FakeAmerican: She has frequently played American characters, rather than Canadians.
* FakeNationality: In ''Film/{{Margarita}}', she plays a Mexican woman.
* QueerCharacterQueerActor: In ''Film/{{Margarita}}'' and ''Series/TheBoys2019'' she plays lesbians, while being bisexual herself.
* TwoferTokenMinority: Her characters in ''Film/{{Margarita}}'' and ''Series/TheBoys2019'' are lesbians of Latina descent.

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