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Nick Zano Biography

Birth Name:
Nicholas Zano
Birth Place:
Nutley, New Jersey, United States

Fast Facts

  • Was inspired to become an actor after watching the 1990 film Goodfellas
  • (Up until then he'd considered a career in the military
  • ) Wrote, directed and acted in short films while in high school, where he also produced a weekly skit-comedy TV show
  • Moved to Los Angeles and started selling shoes at Kenneth Cole on Sunset Boulevard
  • Was an associate producer for a World AIDS Day special
  • Big break came when he was named the host of MTV's Movie House in 2002
  • Shot a pilot for the WB that didn't get picked up, but that led to his being cast as Vince on the network's What I Like About You
  • In 2011 was cast as a recurring character on 2 Broke Girls