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Andrew Santino (born October 16, 1983) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, and podcaster known for television series and films such as Sin City Saints(2015), The Disaster Artist (2017), Mixology(2013), and I’m Dying Up Here(2017).
Facts of Andrew Santino
|Age:||38 years old|
|Birth Date:||October 16, 1983|
|Birth Place:||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Profession:||Stand-up comedy, film, television|
|Height:||6′ 1″ (1.85 m)|
Career and Professional Life
Born and raised in Illinois, Santino began his career by writing and starring on MTV’s final season of Punk’d. The actor moved from Chicago to Los Angeles for pursuing a career in comedy and is named one of Comedy Central’s Top 10 Comics to Watch.
He has worked in movies and tv series like ‘Henry Poole Is Here,’ ‘Sin City Saints,’ ‘How I Met Your Dad,’ ‘Trilogy’ and ‘I’m Dying Up Here.’ He has also starred on Netflix’s ‘Arrested Development,’ NBC’s ‘The Office,’ HBO’s ‘Family Tree’, and Adult Swim’s ‘Children’s Hospital. He did the first comedy special on June 2 entitled ‘Andrew Santino: Home Field Advantage’ which aired on Showtime.
In 2017, he released ‘Home Field Advantage’ a Showtime special. He also played a recurring character in the NBC drama This Is Us, a producer of the fictional sitcom The Manny.
|Henry Poole is Here||Hospital Olderly||2008|
|The Disaster Artist||Scott Holmes||2017|
|Sin City Saints||Jake Tullus||2015|
|I’m dying up here||Bill Hobbs||2017-2018|
Currently, he stars in the series Dave, which tells the fictionalized story of rapper Lil Dicky.Santino portrays Dave’s roommate and manager.
At present, Santino produces and hosts a podcast, Whiskey Ginger, where he interviews friends in the entertainment industry as they reflect on their past while sipping whiskey. In 2020, Santino began co-hosting the Bad Friends podcast with Bobby Lee.
Andrew hasn’t talked much about his love life. He might be single or he might be keeping his relationship details private. There were also rumors that he might be gay. But Andrew hasn’t spoken anything to clear up the rumors either, giving people to gossip more about him and his sexuality. Nonetheless, with his sense of humor and attractive personality, he is sure to attract lovers in his life.
Moreover, Andrew Santino’s nickname is Cheeto. He didn’t get the name because he loves the snack food. But instead, it was when a friend said that his legs looked nasty. The friend said so looking at his legs that also have red hair just like his in head and face when Andrew was wearing a pair of basketball shorts. The friend went on further to tell Andrew that he “looked like a dude that just ate Cheetos and wiped the dust on his legs”. This is how he got the nickname “Cheeto.” Even his Twitter username is named after his nickname!
Moreover, being a native from Chicago, Andrew loves Italian food and misses it dearly. He struggles to find a nice place to get good Italian beef in Los Angeles, California. Nevertheless, Andrew has no problem driving to Orange County to get the Italian dish the way he likes.
Awards and net worth
He earns a subsequent salary from his stand-up comedy shows, podcast, TV shows, etc. He earned the money being a professional Comedian. Though Andrew doesn’t disclose in amounts, we guess that he appreciates a net worth in tens of thousands. This fact is built into his newly released special “Andrew Santino: Home Field Advantage” on Showtime. According to TrendCelebsNow.com, famous Comedian, Andrew Santino’s net worth is $1 Million – $5 Million. Andrew Santino – The Red Rocket Tour Dates & Tickets, Whiskey Ginger Podcast, Merch Store As of 2019, Andrew Santino’s net worth is under review, but his net worth is believed to be in thousands of dollars.
Andrew Santino is available on various media platforms. He joined Twitter in February 2009 and it is a verified account with 105.5k followers. Similarly, he joined the Youtube community on 8 September 2006 and his self-titled channel has 147k subscribers and over 11.5 million video views so far.
Furthermore, Andrew is also available on Instagram with 327k followers and 696 posts and is a verified account. He also has a Facebook page named Whiskey Ginger Podcast.