Nikki Cox is well-known as the second wife of comedian Jay Mohr.
Nikki Cox is an actress, producer and writer.
She was born on June 2, 1978 in Santa Monica, California, United States to Meredith A. Cox and Terry Kay Cox. She is the elder sister of actor Matthew Cox.
Cox was discovered by a prominent dance agent while taking dance classes, which led to her professional debut in the comedy film Mac and Me (1988).
Dancing temporarily held center stage with appearances in Michael Jackson’s Moonwalker (1988); a Los Angeles Music Center Ballet Tour; The Joffrey Ballet; Paula Abdul’s video Forever Your Girl, The MTV Awards and The Arsenio Hall Show (1989).
Cox has starred in numerous films and tv series including Star Trek: The Next Generation (1987), Murphy Brown (1988), Baywatch (1989), The Presence (1992) Someone Like Me (1994), Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991), General Hospital (1993), Nikki (2000), Las Vegas (2003), Ghost Whisperer (2005), Lonely Street (2008), Leisure Suit Larry: Box Office Bust (2009), A Christmas Wedding Tail (2011)
In 2006, she became the spokesmodel for the online gaming website Sportsbook.com.
Nikki Cox and Jay Mohr met on the set of Las Vegas.
The pair got engaged on February 3, 2006.
Nikki Cox and Jay Mohr tied the knot on December 29, 2006 in Los Angeles.
However, the duo divorced on August 16, 2018.
Nikki Cox and Jay Mohr have a son, Meredith Daniel Mohr.