Who is Nicolas Cantu? Age, Career, Personal Life, Height and Net Worth

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Nicolas Cantu, a 20-year-old actor, voice actor, and YouTuber, has been making a significant impact in the entertainment world since childhood.

With a diverse portfolio in both live-action and animated projects, his performances showcase versatility and charisma.

In this overview, explore the life and career of this talented individual, delving into personal details and financial achievements.

Who is Nicolas Cantu?

Born on September 8, 2003, in Austin, Texas, Nicolas Cantu, of Mexican descent, grew up in San Antonio.

After relocating to Los Angeles at the age of 10 to pursue acting, he is also known by the online pseudonyms Junky Janker and NicolasCAN212.

How old is Nicolas Cantu? 

At 20, Nicolas Cantu is a Virgo, characterized by analytical, loyal, and hardworking traits.

His creativity and expressiveness are evident in his passion for performing and content creation.

Nicolas Cantu Education and Career

Nicolas Cantu initiated his acting career at 12, securing a guest voice role in Nickelodeon’s Dora and Friends: Into the City.

Notable voice roles include Rowan Freemaker in Lego Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures and the title character in Cartoon Network’s The Amazing World of Gumball.

Venturing into live-action, he debuted in TV Land’s Teachers, followed by appearances in Disney Channel’s Raven’s Home and CBS’s The Unicorn.

His major live-action role was as Elton Ortiz in AMC’s The Walking Dead: World Beyond from 2020 to 2021.

Beyond television, Cantu has graced the big screen in movies like Vikes, The Impossible Joy, and The Fabelmans, a Steven Spielberg-directed coming-of-age drama.

In the animated realm, he lends his voice to upcoming projects such as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem and Skull Island.

Nicolas Cantu’s YouTube and Podcasting

With over 440,000 subscribers on his channel “nicolasCAN2,” Cantu shares comedy videos, animations, short films, and collaborations with celebrities like Jack Black and James Corden.

He co-hosts the podcast “The Nic and Nic Show” with friend Nicholas Podany.

Nicolas Cantu’s Personal Life

Known for his close ties with family, especially his brothers, Cantu shares moments with them on social media.

He owns three dogs: Rocco, Lola, and Fiona.

While maintaining a private stance on his dating life, he remains focused on his career and personal growth.

Described as friendly and outgoing, Cantu actively engages with fans and peers, displaying support and humility amid his success.


Nicolas Cantu Height and Weight

Nicolas Cantu stands at 5 feet 6 inches, weighing around 132 pounds. With a slim and fit physique, he sports dark brown hair, brown eyes, and a charming smile.

Nicolas Cantu’s Net Worth

As of 2023, Nicolas Cantu’s estimated net worth is $1 million, derived from acting, voice roles, YouTube, and endorsements.

Positioned as one of the industry’s most prosperous young talents, his net worth is anticipated to ascend in the future.

Facts about Nicolas Cantu

Fact Information
Full Name Nicolas Cantu
Date of Birth September 8, 2003
Birthplace Austin, Texas, USA
Nationality American (Mexican descent)
Siblings Two brothers, Sebastian and Matias
Early Life Raised in San Antonio, Texas, He attended Stone Oak Elementary School
Online Pseudonyms Junky Janker, nicolasCAN212
Move to Los Angeles Relocated at the age of 10 to pursue acting
Current Age 20 years old (as of 2024)
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Height 5 feet 6 inches (168 centimeters)
Weight Approximately 132 pounds (60 kilograms)
Appearance Dark brown hair, brown eyes, charming smile, and a dimple on left cheek
Dressing Style Casual and comfortable, often seen in hoodies, jeans, and sneakers
Family He is very close to his family and frequently shares moments with his brothers on social media
Pets Three dogs: Rocco, Lola, and Fiona
Relationship Status Currently single; keeps personal life private
Personality Traits Friendly, outgoing, analytical, loyal, hardworking, creative, and expressive
Career Start I began acting at the age of 12 with a guest voice role in Nickelodeon’s Dora and Friends: Into the City!
Notable Voice Roles Rowan Freemaker in Lego Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures; Gumball Watterson in The Amazing World of Gumball
Live-Action Debut Appeared in a 2017 episode of TV Land’s Teachers as Quinn
Major Live-Action Role Elton Ortiz in AMC’s The Walking Dead: World Beyond (2020-2021)
Filmography Includes Vikes, The Impossible Joy, and The Fabelmans (directed by Steven Spielberg)
Upcoming Animated Projects Voicing Leonardo in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem and Charlie in Skull Island
YouTube Channel “NicolasCAN2” has over 440,000 subscribers and features comedy videos, animations, and collaborations with celebrities
Podcast Co-hosts “The Nic and Nic Show” with friend Nicholas Podany
Net Worth (2023) Estimated at $1 million, expected to increase with ongoing success