Broadway actor, Nick Cordero, Passed Away At The Age Of 41 After A Long Illness


Nick Cordero is no more in this world, he passed away after battling corona and other complications including, amputated leg.

His wife Amanda Kloots updates his fans with some posts

“God has another angel in heaven now,” Kloots posted on her official Instagram account Sunday night. “My darling husband passed away this morning. He was surrounded in love by his family, singing and praying as he gently left this earth”, she tweeted in a series of her continuous updates tweets on her official Instagram account. Kloots has been frequently updating her social media accounts for her husband’s news and his ups and downs as Nick battled Coronavirus and other medical complications, including a chopped off the leg. She said Cordero had been battling the disease for more than 95 days.

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Who was Nick Cordero?

Nick Cordero was born in Canada and grown up in Hamilton, Ontario, and eventually made his way to New York. He has nominated for a Tony Award and a Drama Desk Award in his role in “Bullets Over Broadway”, it was a role that earned him a Theatre World Award and an Outer Critics Circle Award, in 2014.

Cordero started the role of the husband, as Earl, in the “Waitress, a Broadway production”. He also played the role of Sonny in the musical version of Chazz Palminteri’s “A Bronx Tale”.

The small screen also witnessed his success story as he was successful in making appearances in episodes of “Blue Bloods”, “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit”, and “Lilyhammer.”

Cordero and Kloots, a fitness trainer, relocated to Los Angeles and in 2019, he starred in the musical “Rock of Ages”.

Where Nick Cordero and Amanda Kloots met?

Nick met Kloots, a former Broadway dancer. Where they were both performing in the “Bullets over Broadway”, Bullets over Broadway is a 1994 American black comedy crime film directed by Woody Allen, written by Allen and Douglas McGrath, and they married in 2017.

Where was Nick Cordero hospitalized?

Cordero was initially hospitalized in March at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, said Amanda Kloots.

What complications did he have?

She said on her social media accounts that Cordero had spent some time on a ventilator, and Nick suffered multiple Coronavirus complications. He had his leg amputated in April. He had spent week unconscious and the hashtag #WakeUpNick leaped up on social media to support Cordero as Nick recovered.

“Even closing his eyes, takes it out of him,” she said. “They’re waiting for him to regain strength, of course, time and recovery will help with that, and then eventually PT will help him get stronger”, Kloots posted in May.

Kloots said her husband had a low blood count, however, he was not bleeding internally, she said early this month. However, on the other hand, the news was not good, as it said

“However, we did learn that due to COVID Nick’s lungs are severely damaged,” she said. “To look almost like he’s been a smoker for 50 years they said. They are that damaged.” Recently Kloots told “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King that her husband had been so severely ill that he might have needed a double lung transplant.

As she added, “That is most likely the possibility,” she said. “A 99% chance that he would be needing that in order to live the kind of life that I know my husband would want to live”. Nick Cordero is survived by his wife Kloots and their one-year son Elvis.


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