17 Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About The ‘Love, Simon’ Actor

1. What is Nick Robinson’s age?

Nick was born on 22nd March 1995. He’s 24-years-old.

2. How tall in Nick Robinson?

Nick is 1.88m (6ft 1). Is it just us or does he look shorter than that?

3. Nick played the lead role in one of 2018’s most talked about movies ‘Love, Simon’.

Nick played Simon Spier, a closeted gay student who strikes up an email relationship with another student, but he doesn’t actually know the identity of the anonymous classmate he’s fallen for online. The film is based on the book “Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda” by Becky Albertalli.

4. Is Nick Robinson gay?

This is one of the most searched for questions about Nick, probably because of his involvement in the film ‘Love, Simon’. Nick confirmed in an interview with Ellen Degeneres that he is, in fact, straight.

5. Nick Robinson’s brother came out to him while filming ‘Love, Simon’.

In an interview with Ellen, Nick revealed that his brother came out to him while we was filming ‘Love, Simon’. “He came out right around the same time we started filming. I think he had been dealing with this for a long time. The timing was sort of coincidental. One of the best things that came out of this movie is just being able to talk to him and I think that’s the strength of a film like this because it can start a conversation”. Amen to that.

6. Does Nick have a girlfriend?

Ahhh, the question on everyone’s lips. Nick seems to be a fairly private person and doesn’t update his social channel very often, so there are very few clues about his relationship status. There were rumours linking him to Taylor Spreitler and Chloe Moretz but neither have been confirmed and aren’t based on anything concrete.

7. Nick comes from a large family.

Nick is the oldest of seven children. He also has two older half-siblings from his father’s previous marriage.

8. What’s Nick’s Instagram account?

He doesn’t post very often but Nick does have an Instagram account. You can find him over at @therealnickrobinson.

9. Does Nick Robinson have Snapchat?

You can find him here: @nick_robinson4

10. What is Nick’s Twitter handle?

You can find him at @notnickrob however don’t expect a lot of tweets. At the time of writing his last tweet was from October 2017.

11. Nick starred in ‘Everything, Everything’ with Amandla Stenberg.

Based on Nicola Yoon’s YA novel Everything Everything, the film follows Amandla’s character Maddy, a teenager who’s spent her whole life confined to her home. She falls for the boy next door, Olly, played by Nick. Preparing for the film, Nick and Amandla spent a lot of time together before filming. “We’d hang out quite a bit. We had about a week before we actually started shooting to just get a feel for one another and hang out. It worked out great in terms of developing some chemistry.

12. Where was Nick born?

Nick was born in Seattle, Washington.

13. What is Nick Robinson’s net worth?

Multiple websites report that Nick has a net worth of approximately $3,000,000, based on his performances in Jurassic Park and the five years he spent on US tv sitcom Melissa and Joey. With three films scheduled for release in 2018, this figure could significantly increase by the end of the year.

14. One of Nick’s first film roles was in the coming of age drama The Kings of Summer.

Released in 2013, Nick played the lead role of Joe who, along with his two closest friends, decide to spend their summer building a house in the woods and living off the land. The film received critical acclaim upon its release and also featured Alison Brie.

15. Nick also starred in the The 5th Wave with Chloë Grace Moretz.

Nick played Ben Parish in the film adaptation of the novel The 5th Wave. His roles in both Jurassic World and The 5th Wave resulted in his character being written out of Melissa & Joey for multiple episodes of the show’s final season. In the film, plays Chloë’s high school crush during an alien invasion which threatens to wipe out the human race. Cheery stuff.


16. Nick’s biggest role to date was in the reboot of Jurassic World in 2015.

The film marked the fourth instalment of the Jurassic Park franchise. He co-starred with Ty Simpkins, playing a pair of brothers who visit their aunt played by Bryce Dallas Howard at Jurassic World. It was the second-highest-grossing film of 2015.

17. Nick Robinson will be starring in several films in 2019.

Nick has two projects listed on IMBD that are scheduled for release in 2019; Strange But True and HBO film Native Son. Then there are four other projects in the works; Silk Road (opposite Riverdale’s Cole Sprouse), Echo Boomers, The Language of Flowers and, perhaps most notably, Weetzie Bat, which will see Nick reunited with Keiynan Lonsdale, who played his love interest in Love, Simon.