Nicholas Allan Bollea (born July 27, 1990), also known as Nick Hogan, is an American reality personality, best known as the son of semi-retired professional wrestler Hulk Hogan and for his appearances on the reality show Hogan Knows Best (and its derivative Brooke Knows Best) alongside his father, mother Linda, and older sibling Brooke.
Bollea was involved in a serious car accident on August 26, 2007 for which he spent May 9, 2008 to October 21, 2008 in Pinellas County jail. In the accident, a former close friend, John Graziano, was injured severely. As a result, Graziano, an Iraqi war veteran, will require 24-hour-a-day care for the rest of his life.
Bollea earned a Formula D competition license in 2006 from Formula Drift, the only professional drifting series in North America, and competed in one of their competitions, the event in Atlanta on May 12, 2007.