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Marisol Nichols (born November 2, 1973 in Chicago, Illinois) is an American actress.

Nichols is best known for her role as Special Agent Nadia Yassir in the FOX terrorism thriller 24, which she portrayed during its sixth season in 2007.

Outside of that series, she has appeared frequently in television, holding main or supporting roles in works like GCB, NCIS, and Criminal Minds.

She's also known for her work in works intended for a young adult audience. She appeared as the The Desert Wolf on MTV's Teen Wolf, based on the film of the same name. Since 2017, she's starred as Hermione Lodge (mother of Veronica) in The CW's Riverdale, based on the Archie Comics franchise.


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  • Ambiguously Brown: She's of Mexican descent on her mother's side, and many of her roles reflect this, but she's also apparently ethnically ambiguous enough to play people of other racial backgrounds. Her character on 24, for example, was Pakistani-American.


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