Nick Cordero Bio-Wiki, Age, Death, Family, Wife, Films, and Net Worth

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Who is Nick Cordero?

Nick Cordero was a Canadian actor best known as Earl in Broadway’s Waitress and A Bronx Tale: The Musical actor. In 2014, he appeared on Broadway in the musical Bullets Over Broadway in the role of Cheech. From his role in the film, Cordero was nominated for the Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical and the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical.

Nick also won the Outer Critics Circle Award for Outstanding Featured Actor in a Musical and a Theater World Award for the role. Cordero originated the title role in the Off-Broadway production of The Toxic Avenger. Also, he played the role of Dennis in Rock of Ages on Broadway in 2012 and on tour.

Cordero portrayed the role of Victor Lugo in “Heavy is the Head” the 10th episode of the 8th season of the CBS police procedural drama Blue Bloods in 2017. He also reprised the role in 2018 in “Your Six” the 20th episode of the 8th season of the show.

A photo of Nick Cordero
A photo of Nick Cordero


Cordero took over the role of Earl in the musical Waitress in March 2016. Waitress tells the story
of Jenna Hunterson, a baker and waitress in an abusive relationship with her husband Earl.

A Bronx Tale

Cordero left Waitress and joined Broadway premiere of the musical A Bronx Tale, as “Sonny” at the Longacre Theatre starting on November 3, 2016. The musical tells the coming-of-age story of Calogero Anello, a young New Yorker torn between the temptations of organized crime and the values of his hardworking father.

How Old is Nick Cordero?

Cordero was 41 years old at the time of his death on July 5, 2020, having been born on September 17, 1978. He shares his birthday with other famous people such as Mia Talerico, Alfie Deyes, Patrick Mahomes II, Mena Massoud, Scott Hoying, Joshua Pieters, Raven Elyse, Jordan Connor, among others.

Nick Cordero Family

Who are Nick Cordero’s parents?

Cordero was born to schoolteachers. His father was a Costa Rican immigrant.

Does Nick Cordero have siblings?

Cordero’s secretive nature has shown up in his personal life. He has managed to keep his family background very private. In case there is news regarding his parents and siblings, we shall update it here as soon as possible.

Nick Cordero Wife

Cordero has been married to the love of his life Amanda Kloots-Larsen since September 3, 2017. Kloots met the Broadway actor in 2014, they broke up and they got back a few times before getting engaged, they are nothing short of relationship goals. Their wedding was featured in Brides magazine and had 70 guests. Both Cordero and Kloots were Broadway performers and they performed a choreographed routine to Harry Connick Jr.’s “It Had to be You” for their first dance.

Nick Cordero Kids

The couple welcomed their first child, a son named Elvis Eduardo Cordero in June 2019. The couple has never hesitated to share their bundle of joy on social media.  

Nick Cordero Height

Adding to his well-built body, Cordero was 6 feet 5 inches tall. 

Nick Cordero Illness

Cordero was admitted to hospital on March 31 and his condition worsened. He was subsequently diagnosed with COVID-19. On April 11, he needed to be resuscitated in the middle of the night, and doctors needed to put Cordero on an ECMO machine. Unfortunately, after he seemed to be making progress, he needed his right leg amputated. The surgery went well but Cordero went into a coma.

Cordero’s wife frequently shared an update on his health. She had also launched a daily singalong with the hashtag #wakeupnick to show support for Mr. Cordero during the six weeks he was in a medically induced coma. Cordero had major lung damage and had not regained consciousness after being taken off sedation as of May 1, 2020. He later regained consciousness by May 13, 2020.  

Nick Cordero Death

Cordero died on July 5, 2020, after 95 days at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

Nick Cordero Films

  • Blue Bloods (2010)
  • Going in Style (2017)
  • A Stand Up Guy (2016)
  • A Bronx Tale The Musical (2016)
  • Waitress (2016)
  • Bullets over Broadway (2014)
  • Rock of Ages (2009)

Nick Cordero Net Worth

Cordero has earned his wealth through his acting career. However, his net worth has not yet been disclosed.

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