Nigel Hawthorne, English actor
Nigel Bradham, American NFL football player
Nigel Barker, English photographer
Nigel Bruce, British actor who was the original Dr. Watson in SherlockHolmes films.
Nigel Dempster, 1941-2007, British gossip columnist
Nigel Thornberry, the father on The Wild Thornberrys
Dr. Nigel Fenway, from the TV series "Threshold"
Nigel Baker, one of SteveMartin's twelve children in "Cheaper by the Dozen"
Dr. Nigel Townsend, character on the tv show "Crossing "Jordan"
The name of a pelican in the animated movie "Finding Nemo"