Nico Tortorella

  • Birth Place: Illinois, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Model

Fast Facts

  • Started acting when he was 8. His first role: a munchkin in a children's-theater production of The Wizard of Oz.
  • Played hockey growing up.
  • Moved to L.A. in 2008 to attend Loyola Marymount, where he planned to pursue a degree in green architecture. That didn't work out as he hoped, but there was an upside: one day he spotted an open-call notice for Ford Models. He tried out on a whim and was offered a four-year contract on the spot.
  • Hadn't seen any of the Scream films before auditioning for Scream 4. 
  • Enjoys antiquing, a hobby he picked up from his grandmother.

Relationships

  • Bethany Meyers — Wife
  • Sara Paxton — Ex-significant Other

College

  • Attended Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois, United States; attended Loyola Marymount, Los Angeles, California, United States
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