When Nikki Muller was 15 years old, she was hired as a TV host for MTV@Mbassy in Asia. She co-hosted Studio Disney on Disney Channel, and at the age of 20, she was nominated for an Asian Television Award for “Best Entertainment Presenter.” Since then, she has received two Highly Commended nominations in the same category.
She interned at ABC News 20/20 and Primetime with Diane Sawyer while attending Emerson College in Boston, where she worked under Executive Producer/Director Kevin Bright from the popular comedy series Friends. She departed New York, where she worked at the UN headquarters, ten years ago.
The former Fox Sports Asia broadcaster, Nikki, proudly covered numerous F1 and MOTOGP races in the region as well as the most renowned tennis competition, The Championships, Wimbledon. She also hosted the Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix, which was broadcast LIVE across the circuit. Hosting the 28th South East Asian Games’ opening and closing ceremonies and the WTA Finals in Singapore, which she broadcast LIVE throughout the world, was a blast. While performing in front of large crowds at Marvel Studios events with actors like Robert Downey Jr. and Samuel L. Jackson, Nikki is at her most comfortable.
The enthusiastic explorer has hosted business and travel shows for Channel News Asia (Bicycle Diaries, One in a Million, Trendspotting), discussed nutrition and food science on Mediacorp’s The Food Dectectives, experimented with fashion on Yahoo! Philippines Style Factor, and made countless children laugh on Okto’s Don’t Try This At Home, Shutterkids, and Mount Emily: Guardians of the Crystal.
The Swiss/Filipina has been in lead parts in numerous theatre performances while working with Pangdmonium Theatre under the direction of Dick Lee, Beatrice Chia-Richmond, and Tracie Pang. Her TV roles have appeared in SENT on HBO Asia, FAM on Mediacorp Channel 5, and most recently Westworld on HBO. Nikki was one of the “tastemakers” for Marina Bay Sands in the CNN vignette.
Nikki co-founded the private dinner concept, intimatesuppers, because she has a passion for food. The murder mystery fanatic once spent Christmas Day at Agatha Christie’s Greenway Estate in Torquay, Devon, where she performed on the famous author’s piano.
Nikki can be seen in The Food Files, which airs locally on NatGeoPeople.
Language Proficiency: English, German, French