Nila Rahmad is the main villain from the twenty-third Goosebumps book, Return of the Mummy, and its television adaptation.


Nila is Prince Khor-Ru's thousands-year-old sister posing as a journalist. Her goal was to reanimate her mummified brother to reign with him again. Unfortunately for her, Khor-Ru wants to rest in peace, so he tried to choke her to death when she awakened him. At the end, she is transformed into a scarab.

Other appearances

  • Nila appeared in the television adaption of the book, portrayed by Afrah Gouda.
  • Nila appears in the Goosebumps movie among the other villains led by Slappy, portrayed by Jennifer Trudung, but was credited as "Monster #26."


  • Nila's current design is based off the real-life ancient Egyptian queen Neferneferuaten Nefertiti.
  • For her appearance in the Goosebumps film, there are hieroglyphics written where her eyebrows are. According to a video, they spell the word "Goosebumps."
  • When Nila is spawned in Goosebumps HorrorTown, her animation has an apparition that looks something close to Prince Warwick from Heads, You Lose!.


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