Who Is Nico Santos Boyfriend To Zeke Smith? Bio Reveals Exuberant Dating Status
Filipino-American actor and comedian Nico Santos was looking for a boyfriend who does all the crazy things with him, and now he has finally found that man as the love of his life.
Philippines native Nico is prominently known as the star of the National Broadcasting Company’s (NBC) hit comedy sitcom Superstore. He is being cast in the upcoming American romantic comedy film Crazy Rich Asians which is scheduled to be released in mid-2018.
Actor Nico Santos And Survivor’s Zeke Smith’s Dating Confirmed!
The gay actor Nico revealed in May 2018 that he was looking for love, but for now, he is no longer in a search.
The 25-year-old confirmed he was dating transgender reality star Zeke Smith, 30, through an Instagram post on 10 June 2018 while celebrating the Los Angeles Pride Month. The star captioned the picture saying;
We’re here! We’re queer! We’re brunching! Getting some after parade nomnoms with my love. Happy Pride Los Angeles!!! #Pride
Superstore’s Nico Santos has confirmed his relationship with transgender former Survivor star Zeke Smith (Photo: Nico Santos’s Instagram)
It was not the first time the lovebirds shared pictures of them together on social media. The couple started sharing photos on their social media since May 2018.
Although it is unclear when they started dating, as of now the couple are over the moon.
Well, it was not just the relationship that came into the limelight, Zeke shocked everyone and made headlines year ago in April 2017 revealing himself to be transgender during the show Survivor. One of the fellow members named Jeff Varner outed him in front of the other contestants.
Nico Santos Bio: Actor And Comedian
Nico was born in Manila, the Philippines on 7th April 1993. At the age of sixteen, he moved to the Oregon, U.S. with his family and eventually settled in California.
A graduate of Southern Oregon University started doing stand-up comedian in San Francisco after working for several years in the costume department. Nico revealed that his mother, whom he described not as a ‘stereotypical Asian Tiger Mom,’ was supportive of his career's choice and she never doubted his future success.
The stand-up comedian earned prominent breakout role as Mateo in the NBC series Superstore which was premiered on November 2015. He was also cast in the feature films Nobody Walks in L.A., Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 and also appeared in the 2011 movie Pride Comedy Jam. He once auditioned for a role named ‘Asian’ in the 2014 film American Sniper, but he did not get the part.
His most recent movie is Crazy Rich Asians which is set to release on in the United States on 15 August 2018.