Desus Nice Biography
Desus Nice (real name Daniel Baker) is a Jamaican-American comedian, TV personality, Twitter personality, YouTube personality, actor, and producer. Desus rose to prominence with Complex TV’s Desus vs. Mero. It was a 46-episode podcast that was first released on December 18, 2013.
In acting, he is known for Neo Yokio (2017), Channel Surfing (2018), and Desus & Mero (2019).
Desus worked in several jobs before joining Black Enterprise as a small business columnist. There, Desus remained until 2014 before leaving to pursue a career in television.
Desus Nice Age
Daniel Baker was born on May 18, 1983, in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States (35 years old as of 2018).
Desus Nice Family
Desus was born to Jamaican immigrant parents and he grew up in the Wakefield section of The Bronx. Attending Pablo Casals Middle School in Co-op City, Baker met Chris Hayes. He then attended Herbert H. Lehman High School and earned a degree in literature from the College of Mount Saint Vincent.
Desus Nice & The Kid Mero
Desus was the co-host of Viceland’s Desus & Mero talk show alongside The Kid Mero until June 2018, with a similar talk show coming to Showtime in 2019.
MTV announced that Desus and The Kid Mero would be joining the cast of Guy Code for season 5, along with 11 other new cast members in December 2014.
The duo appeared on other shows including Uncommon Sense and Joking Off after building a relationship with MTV and MTV2.
Desus Nice Neo Yokio
Desus plays Gottlieb in the American-Japanese animated television series Neo Yokio.
Desus Nice Net Worth
The comedian’s net worth is not yet revealed.