X

Join or Sign In

Sign in to customize your TV listings

Continue with Facebook Continue with email

By joining TV Guide, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

Nico Tortorella Biography

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