Marlee Nichols
Age October 10, 1991 (age 22)
Height 1.75m (5'9")
Hometown Los Angeles, California
Coach Coco Rocha
Team Colour      Team Coco
Placement 10/12
Individual Wins 0
Challenge Wins 0

Marlee Nichols was one of the 12 finalists on Season 1 of The Face, who was a member of Team Coco.


A mother determined to make a better life for her family; Marlee was raised by her mom and knows a thing or two about hard work and responsibility. She always aspired to be in the modelling industry. After moving to Pittsburgh with her long-term boyfriend and their daughter, she signed to an agency in New York City and would travel by bus multiple times a week for castings in the Big Apple. When her mother was diagnosed with breast cancer, Marlee moved back home to California to take care of her, but has not lost sight of her supermodel dreams. Her young ambition and dedication is a fit for Coco’s team and hopes the competition could change her and her family's life forever.

The Face U.S., Season 1Edit

Voting HistoryEdit

Marlee's Elimination History
Episode Eligible for
Game On! No -
Model Warfare No -
Falling From Grace Quit
Quit, Week 3

Post The FaceEdit


  • Marlee was one of 8 girls to lose the first Campaign of the franchise.
  • Marlee is the first contestant to be Quit The Face.
    • She is also the only person to do this in all international versions of The Face.
  • Marlee is the lowest-ranking member of Team Coco.
  • She is the first girl to leave the competition and never face the Elimination room.
    • She is also the first person to leave without being eliminated by a judge or a client.
  • Marlee never won a Test-Shoot or a Campaign.
  • Marlee's team color was powder blue.