nicosantos

‘Superstore’s Out Comic Nico Santos Makes ‘Shady’ Mateo All His Own

Entertainment  

As television’s primary (and possibly only) undocumented gay Filipino warehouse worker, Nico Santos of NBC’s Superstore is part a much-needed push for heightened Asian-American representation in Hollywood. However, Santos recently revealed that his character Mateo was never even intended to be Filipino. Or undocumented. Or gay. “Mateo’s part … was specified as somebody of Latino…

Read More

tags: , , , , ,