Nikki Hahn (born November 13, 2002[5]) is an American child actress. She is best known for her role as Sophie Hanks in a comedy skit on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, playing Tom Hanks's daughter.[6]

Life and career

Hahn began her career as a child model at the age of 3, and began working commercially at the age of 4.

Soon after, she began guest starring in television shows. In 2009, Hahn appeared in CSI: Miami as Maggie Rush, a little girl whose mother was trying to regain custody of her, and in NCIS: Los Angeles as Elly Johnson, a young girl whose uncle was a suspect in a murder investigation. In 2010, Hahn had a small roles in iCarly and Criminal Minds. She also was seen in The Closer as Cody Tatem, a girl whose mother, a drug addict, possibly committed suicide.

In 2011, Hahn was seen as Tom Hanks' daughter Sophie,[7] a young pageant girl that appears on the show Toddlers & Tiaras in a comedy skit for Jimmy Kimmel Live!, as well as another comedy skit playing Topher Grace's childhood friend in a Pie Face commercial.[8] In the summer of 2011, Hahn played Maria Valseca opposite Teri Polo and Esai Morales in the Lifetime movie We Have Your Husband, which is based on the book We Have Your Husband: One Woman's Terrifying Story of a Kidnapping in Mexico by Jayne Garcia Valseca and Mark Ebner. Hahn also appeared in The Secret Life of Dorks as James Belushi's daughter, her first role in a feature film.

In January 2012, Hahn guest-starred in Disney's Jessie as Lindsay, and in the Wizards of Waverly Place television movie The Wizards Return: Alex vs. Alex as Bianca, Alex Russo's (Selena Gomez) Italian relative and young wizard in training. Hahn appeared in two Hallmark films, Matchmaker Santa alongside Lacey Chabert, and Second Chances with Alison Sweeney and Benjamin Stockham. During this year, Hahn appeared in a commercial for State Farm Insurance with Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. She also guest-starred as "Jenny Reynolds", a mysterious little girl who is abandoned at the Briarcliff Asylum, in American Horror Story: Asylum. Hahn also appeared in the fourth season of ABC Family's Pretty Little Liars, and the first season of ABC Family's The Fosters as young Callie Jacob (Maia Mitchell).

In 2016 Hahn co-starred as Emily in the Disney Channel original movie, Adventures In Babysitting alongside Sabrina Carpenter and Sofia Carson.[9] She also appeared in the horror film The Remains.[10]


Television and film roles
2009CSI: MiamiMaggie RushEpisode: "Collateral Damage"
2009NCIS: Los AngelesElly JohnsonEpisode: "Brimstone"
2010iCarlyKindergartener #3Episode: "iFix a Pop Star"
2010The CloserCody TatemEpisode: "In Custody"
2010Criminal MindsAbby SandersonEpisode: "25 to Life"
2011Jimmy Kimmel Live!Various4 episodes
2011WilfredLittle GirlEpisode: "Acceptance"
2011We Have Your HusbandMaria ValsecaTelevision film
2012Childrens HospitalCarrieEpisode: "The Return of the Young Billionaire"
2012JessieLindsayEpisode: "Beauty and The Beasts"
2012Matchmaker SantaYoung MelanieTelevision film (Hallmark)
2012American Horror Story: AsylumJenny ReynoldsEpisode: "Origins of Monstrosity"
2013Wizards of Waverly Place: Alex vs. AlexBianca RussoTelevision film (Disney)
2013Hart of DixieLoretta JuneTelevision series
2013Pretty Little LiarsLittle Girl #2Episode: "A Is for A-l-i-v-e"
2013Second ChancesMaddieTelevision film (Hallmark)
2013The Secret Lives of DorksGale Sara RalphFilm
2014The Fosters10-Year-Old-CallieEpisode: "Padre"
2014The Night ShiftKylieEpisode: "Hog Wild"
2014Riding 79SunnyFilm
2015Venom TherapyGreta Kiku ArataShort film[11]
2016Adventures In BabysittingEmily CooperDisney Channel Original Movie
2016The RemainsElena TolwoodFilm
2017Scales: Mermaids Are RealCrystalFilm
  1. Including Pie Face girl, Sophie Hanks, Marley & Me – The Puppy Years, and Katie Couric's kid.