Rick Nicolet graduated at the Theaterschool in Amsterdam in 1967. Rick had leading roles in the television series Vrouwenvleugel and in the television film Altijd Yours / Voor Never. Rick was nominated for a Golden Calf for Best Actress both for this role and for her role in the television film De Aanklacht.
She has featured in the internationally-awarded feature film Spijt!, and in the Golden Film-awarded thriller Daglicht.
For her role in Route 66, she was nominated for a Johnny Kraaijkamp Musical Award for Best Supporting Actress.
Rick played a recurring role in the popular television series Doctor Deen
Since 2017, Rick has had a permanent role in the series Het Geheime Dagboek van Hendrik Groen.