Nordin was born on October 2, 1980in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and raised in Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Nordin is also known as Mimi.
She has been acting since 1999 when she appeared in the films The Doorman, Alien Arsenal and Bram Stoker's Legend of the Mummy 2 and an episode of the television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer. In 2000 she had a featured role in the Even Stevens episode "All About Yvette" as the titular Yvette and appeared in episodes of The Geena Davis Show and Undressed. In 2001 she appeared in the films Microscopic Boy, Good Advice and The Glass House. In 2002 she had roles in the television feature Night of the Wolf and an episode of Maybe It's Me. In 2003 she appeared in an episode of That '70s Show. In 2004 she had a role in Eve. In 2005 she appeared in three episode of King of Queens. In 2006 she had roles in the film Open Window and Believe in Me and the TV series Enemies and Four Kings. In 2007 she appeared in the TV movies The Beast and The Call and the series The Suite Life of Zack and Cody and How I Met Your Mother. In 2008 she had roles in the film Red Velvet and the series The Middleman. In 2009 she had roles in Party Down and Lie to Me.