Born Nicole Polizzi, she is a reality television star who gained fame for her role on MTV's Jersey Shore and later starred on Snooki & JWoww.
Before she became pregnant, she was filmed partying with her roommate and her costar, Deena; together they were referred to as Meatballs.
She has appeared as a special guest on the Ellen Degeneres Show.
She was a cheerleader in high school and planned to become a veterinary technician.
She had a son named Lorenzo in August of 2012 with her fiancee Jionni Lavalle. The couple welcomed a daughter named Giovanna in September 2014 and in November 2014, Snooki and Jionni got married.