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Nicholas Gonzalez Biography, Wiki, Age, Height, Family, Net Worth, and Much More

Nicholas Gonzalez is a 45-year-old American Actor. He was born on 3rd January 1976 in San Antonio, Texas, United States. He is best recognized for his roles as Alex Santiago on Showtime’s Resurrection Blvd. and Dr. Neil Melendez on ABC’s The Good Doctor. Gonzalez relocated to Los Angeles in 1998, where he appeared in brief roles on ABC’s Dharma and Greg and NBC’s One World. Gonzalez decided to pursue acting after graduating from Stanford in 1998, and with Martinez’s aid, he became involved in the San Francisco theatrical movement. He was once advised to go by the name “Nicholas Edward” and use his middle name Edward to hide his ethnicity, but he declined. 

Nicholas Gonzalez Biography, TV Shows, Early Life, Girlfriends, Images, Career And Facts

Nicholas Gonzalez Individual life

Nicholas Gonzalez Individual life

Gonzalez was born in San Antonio, Texas, and is of Mexican (Tejano) origin. He was up in a bilingual environment and speaks Spanish fluently. He was an accomplished cross-country and track runner at Central Catholic High School in San Antonio, earning the Texas State Championships in the mile and two miles. Gonzalez earned an English degree at Stanford University in California after graduating in 1994. He also declined a presidential appointment to West Point.

Real NameNicholas Edward Gonzalez
Nick NameNick
Famous RoleDr. Neil Melendez on ABC’s The Good Doctor
BirthPlaceSan Antonio, Texas, U.S
HometownSan Antonio, Texas, U.S
Current CitySan Antonio, Texas, U.S
Date of Birth3 January 1976
Age (as in 2021)45 years (As of 2021)
Zodiac signCapricorn
Sexual OrientationStraight
LanguageSpanish, English
Debut TV Series/MovieFilm: Scenes Of The Crime (2001)
Television: Undressed
Video games: Battlefield: Hardline
Known ForAnacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid

Nicholas Gonzalez’s Physical Appearance

Height (approx.)in centimeters- 177.8 cm
in meters- 1.77 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 10”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 77 kg
in Pounds- 169.756 lbs
Body Measurements Chest size – 40
Waist Size – 31
Biceps Size – 15
Body TypeBodybuilder
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack

Nicholas Gonzalez Educational Background

Nicholas Gonzalez Educational Background

Gonzalez earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Stanford University in California. He studied at Oxford University in England for two terms. He returned to Europe on a research fellowship the following summer to finish his thesis on James Joyce’s Ulysses in Oxford and Trinity College, Dublin. After taking an improv elective at Stanford, he became interested in acting and began participating in student theatre. Mara Irene Fornés approached him about doing a one-man theatre work called Gas. Alma Martinez, a Stanford professor, and actress pushed him to pursue a career as an actor.

Education QualificationsEnglish degree
CollegeTrinity College Dublin, University of Oxford, Stanford University
SchoolCentral Catholic High School – San Antonio

Nicholas Gonzalez Family

Silvia Mosier and John Gonzalez gave birth to Nicholas Gonzalez. His father is a dermatology surgeon with military experience. His brother, John Joshep Gonzalez, is also a member of his family. On April 16, 2016, Gonzalez married Kelsey Crane, and the couple has a daughter named Ever Lee Wilde Gonzalez, who was born in 2017. 

FatherJohn Gonzalez
MotherSylvia Mosier
BrotherJohn Joseph Gonzalez

Girlfriend, Affairs, Spouse, and Much More 

Girlfriend, Affairs, Spouse, and Much More

Following his role in The Good Doctor, Nicholas Gonzalez became a fan favorite. The actor’s on-screen romance with Jessica Preston and Dr. Audrey Lim drew a lot of attention. Season 3 however, broke many fans’ hearts when Melendez died shortly after confessing his love for Jessica Preston. While many viewers were engrossed in the show, they may not be aware that the actor is married to one of his co-stars. In real life, he is married to actress Kelsey Crane, who played Sadie Barnes, one of the show’s patients.

The couple got married in Los Angeles’ Fig & Olive restaurant in April 2016. They also have a gorgeous daughter, Ever Lee Wilde Gonzalez, and they all live happily together. Nicholas Gonzalez had at least 2 relationships in past, he was also rumored to be in a relationship with Regina King. Like most other celebrities Nicholas Gonzalez kept his personal and love life private.

Ever Lee Wilde Gonzalez
Marital StatusMarried
Marriage DateApril 16, 2016
Girlfriend/ WifeKelsey Crane
Children1 Daughter
DaughterEver Lee Wilde Gonzalez
Ex GirlfriendsRegina King (2007)

Nicholas Gonzalez Career/Journey

After appearing in tv series such as Dharma and Greg and One World, Gonzalez later starred alongside Joe Mantegna and Gabrielle Anwar in the Lifetime Original Movie My Little Assassin as Fidel Castro’s son. But it was his six-episode appearance as Andy, the gay yuppie on MTV’s Undressed that drew the most attention.

In the year 2000, Gonzalez completed two films. Scenes of the Crime, which starred Jeff Bridges, Jon Abrahams, and Noah Wyle, premiered at the 2001 Cannes Film Festival. Dominique Forma directed the film. Spun, an independent film starring Mena Suvari, Mickey Rourke, Brittany Murphy, and John Leguizamo, was the second picture. It premiered at the Sundance Film Festival in 2003. Gonzalez also got the lead role in Resurrection Blvd., a Showtime original series that premiered on June 26, 2000. Gonzalez portrayed Alex Santiago, a pre-med student who dropped out to pursue a career in boxing. The film was a hit, and it was quickly turned into a weekly series on Netflix.

Gonzalez’s film career continued with two more films. The first was the Sea of Dreams which was shot in May of 2003 in Veracruz, Mexico. Nick then spent the summer in Fiji, where he finished filming Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid, which premiered in theatres on August 27, 2004. Gonzalez made an appearance in Melrose Place as well (2009). On the ABC show Off The Map in 2011, he played Mateo.


2001Scenes of the CrimeMarty
2002Marco Polo: Return to XanaduYoung Marco
2004Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood OrchidDr. Ben Douglas
2005DirtyOfficer Rodriguez
2006Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of EvilLt. Robert James
2009Down for LifeOfficer Gutierrez
2009Falling AwakeEddie
2011S.W.A.T.: FirefightJustin Kellogg
2013Water & PowerPower
2014The Purge: AnarchyCarlos

TV Serial

1999My Little AssassinAndre Castro
2000The Princess and the Barrio BoySol Torres
2000Walker, Texas RangerJuan Guerro
2000–2002Resurrection Blvd.Alex Santiago
2002That ’70s ShowThomas
2004The O.C.D.J.
2004–2005Law & Order: Special Victims UnitDetective Mike Sandoval
2005Ghost WhispererTeo de la Costa
2006Ugly BettyCarlo Medina
2007Grey’s AnatomyClark West
2008Brothers & SistersMario
2008True BloodJerry
2009CSI: MiamiAlfonso Reyes
2009MentalDr. Arturo Suarez
2009–2010Melrose PlaceDetective Rodriguez
2010After the FallEugene Gibbs
2011Off the MapMateo
2011The GladesRaphael Dominga
2011Memphis BeatDominic
2011Charlie’s AngelsRoman Stone
2011We Have Your HusbandRaul
2012GrimmRyan Showalter
2012–2013UnderemployedKeith Powers
2012Left to DieAlex
2013–2014Sleepy HollowDetective Luke Morales
2013Witches of East EndAnthony
2013Christmas BelleHunter Lowell
2014ResurrectionDeputy Connor Cupit
2014Bojack HorsemanCartel Man
2014Modern FamilyDiego
2014–2015Jane the VirginMarco Esquivel
2015–2016The FlashDante Ramon / Rupture, Savitar
2015BonesEric Morales
2016BordertownErnesto Gonzalez 
2016BoschDetective Ignacio Ferras
2016LuciferDetective Dan(iel) Espinoza
2016–2017Pretty Little LiarsDetective Marco Furey
2016NCISDavid Silva
2016FrequencyTed Cardenas
2016American Dad!Ricky
2017How to Get Away with MurderDominic
2017Being Mary JaneOrlando Lagos
2017–presentThe Good DoctorDr. Neil Melendez
2017NarcosAgent Lopez
2021Playing CupidDavid Martinez

Video Games

2015Battlefield: HardlineNick Mendoza

Nicholas Gonzalez Awards

  • Aubrey Plaza – Outstanding Performance in a Motion Picture (Ingrid Goes WestThe Little HoursLegion)
  • Diane Guerrero – Lupe Ontiveros Indomitable Spirit Award (Orange is the New Black, Jane the Virgin, Superior Donuts, Author of In the Country We Love: My Family Divided)
  • Coco (Award accepted by filmmakers Darla Anderson, Adrian Molina, & Lee Unkrich) – Outstanding Motion Picture of 2017
  • Randy Falco – Outstanding Service and Commitment to the Latino Community (President and CEO of Univision)
  • Tony Revolori – Outstanding Performance in a Motion Picture (Spider-Man: HomecomingTable 19Take the 10Please Stand By)
  • Nicholas Gonzalez – Outstanding Performance in a Television Series (The Good DoctorHow to Get Away With MurderBeing Mary Jane)

Nicholas Gonzalez Net worth

He has his other significant role in Mental and Melrose Palace in 2019, after acting in complex TV shows. Dirty, Behind Enemy Lines II: Axis of Evil, Down for Life, Water & Power, The Purge: Anarchy, and Beneath the US are among the films in which the actor has appeared. Nicholas Gonzalez has a net worth of $2 million as of 2021.

5 Facts About Nicholas Gonzalez

  1. According to Chinese Zodiac signs, Nicholas was born in the year of the Dragon which usually depicts the person’s personality as lively, intelligent, and excitable.
  2.  In 2009, Gonzalez placed second at the World Poker Tour Celebrity Invitational.
  3. Nicholas is a handsome actor whose height is 5 feet, 7 inches.
  4. Gonzalez’s role as Dr. Neil Melendez in The Good Doctor was brought to an end in its 3rd season.
  5. The actor has a stunning and muscular body along with black hair and black eyes.

Nicholas Gonzalez’s Social Media Presence

Twitter @iamnickgonzalez
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