2020 has been a very stressful year filled with many tragedies, latest of which has been the sudden demise of Canadian broadway actor Nicholas Eduardo Alberto Cordero commonly known as Nick Cordero due to the current pandemic COVID-19 at the young age of 41.
According to his wife Amanda Kloots, he has been in an ongoing battle with the virus for the past 95 days, before finally succumbing to it.
An exceptionally accomplished actor who has been nominated for many awards most notably “The Tony award” for The Best Actor for his role as Cheech in the musical Bullets over Broadway which was conducted in the year 2014.
Personal life and Career
Born and raised in Hamilton, a city in Canada, Cordero did his schooling in Westdale Secondary School in Hamilton.
Furthermore, he attended Ryerson University in Toronto for a while before quitting college and joining the band Love Method.
Cordero’s debuted as an actor lead role in an off-Broadway production of the hit show “The Toxic Avenger”.
Cordero married Amanda Kloots on September 3rd of 2017 in a private and formal wedding ceremony. They had a son in June of 2019 and named him Elvis
The Ongoing Battle with the Virus.
According to his wife Mrs. Kloots, Cordero was admitted to a hospital in Los Angeles.
She shared on her social media account that Cordero had suffered many setbacks and had to be admitted into a critical unit with a ventilator, and had his leg amputated.
He was unconscious for a vast period, and the hashtag #WakeUpNick went viral in support of him.
Cordero needed a double lung transplant most probably to survive. On 5 July 2020, Mr. Cordero finally lost his battle and was declared dead in Los Angeles California USA
Role of Cheech in Bullets Over Broadway(2014):-
Bullets Over Broadway the Musical is a musical written by the acclaimed Woody Allen, based on a movie he was a part of.
The plot is about a young playwright and how his dream is made true by a Thug.
Role of Earl in Waitress (2016-2020):-
Waitress is a musical that is mostly based on the movie with the same name.
The plot is about an abusive relationship between a baker and her husband Earl, played by Cordero.
Role of Sonny in A Bronx Tale (2016-2018):-
A play based on a normal teenager and his new friend who teaches him the ways of a gangster.