Broussard was charged in the criminal complaint Monday under the name Rebecca Kelly. She was due back in court on Oct. 4.
The one-time actress was arrested after a collision near Los Angeles International Airport on Aug. 26, and was released on bail early the next day.
Broussard had small parts in "Mars Attacks!" and "The Two Jakes," which both starred Nicholson. Her most recent role was in the 1998 film "Ringmaster," featuring TV host Jerry Springer.
She is the mother of Nicholson's children, Lorraine, 17, and Raymond, 15.
Representatives of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation commented on the state of affairs in the Sea of Azov
Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the meeting of the Valdai Discussion Club that Russia will never initiate military actions, including with the use of nuclear weapons