So, who was that young hottie in ‘Jurassic World’? His name is Nick Robinson, and HollywoodLife.com is here to let you in on the Top 5 things to know about him!
Nick Robinson, 20, is a very handsome up-and-coming actor who has been making some pretty incredible movies. If you fell for his charming smirk in Jurassic World, you likely want to know everything and anything you can find out about him, right? Good, that’s what HollywoodLife.com is here for!
Maybe Nick Robinson isn’t a name you’re very familiar with just yet, but that is all about to change. Not only is he one of the stars of Jurassic World, but he is also a sitcom star and an indie movie darling. Just wait until you get your brain wrapped around this fun Nick facts!
1.) Nick Stars On ‘Melissa & Joey’
Yes, it’s true! Nick is one of the many ABC Family stars, as he playsMelissa & Joey‘s nephew, Ryder Scanlon, on the hit comedy. Believe it or not, Nick was cast in the role after only two television auditions. It was his first major role!
2.) Nick Has 7 Siblings
Not only is Nick a great actor, but he also has a huge family at home to support him. Not only does he have 5 younger siblings, but he also has 2 half-siblings from his father’s first marriage to another woman.
3.) Nick Deferred Attending NYU To Act
In mid-2013, Nick was fortunate enough to graduate high school just one day before appearing on The Late Show with David Letterman for the very first time. During his interview with the talk show host, he revealed that he had been admitted to New York University but was deferring a year so that he could continue working on Melissa & Joey.
4.) Nick’s First Movie Was On The Disney Channel
Although he now stars in the major blockbuster Jurassic World, Nick got his start alongside Bella Thorne and Zendaya in the Disney movie Frenemies in 2012. The movie itself got incredible ratings for the channel, even though it hasn’t reached High Schoo Musical or Teen Beach Movie status.
5.) Nick Will Lead With Chloe Moretz In ‘The 5th Wave’
As the star of the highly anticipated sci-fi movie The 5th Wave, Nick is going to be a household name before we know it. The film is based off of a novel by Rick Yancey, and it stars Chloe Moretz as a young girl trying to survive in a post-apocalyptic world. The 5th Wave is set to be released in Jan. 2016, so if you liked seeing Nick in Jurassic World you don’t have to wait long to see him on the big screen again!
Tell us, HollywoodLifers — Do you think Nick is a hottie? Are you hoping to see him in more lead roles in the future? Comment below with your thoughts!
— Lauren Cox