Richie Nuzzolese, born in 1990, in Los Angeles, California, USA, is best known for appearing in Katy Perry’s 2011 "Friday Night (TGIF)" music video.
It may come as a surprise that the very handsome Nuzzolese ironically majored
in Textile Development and Marketing before his "discovery" in a bar and
subsequent stint as a male model.
Nuzzolese first made a cameo in the karaoke scene in "Sex and the City 2". He
has since been featured in multiple campaigns including for "Men's Exercise", "Cosmopolitan", "Rich Yung", "Exercise
For Men Only", and "Bloomingdale’s".
In 2011, Nuzzolese became an overnight success after playing the hunky hot college jock “Steve Johnson” in Katy Perry’s
latest music video ‘Last Friday Night (TGIF)’.
Always upbeat with a great attitude. Nuzzolese says he loves to travel
around the U.S. and abroad: he has visited such places as France, England, Italy,
Spain, Romania to name a few.
Modeling and acting are his passion. but Nuzzolese also is known to sport the latest fashions, then he is either training 2 hours daily at the gym; or jamming on his trombone
playing jazz and pop music. Also, he golfs,
dances, and sings with family and friends.