Nicolo Robert Tucci is an actor and star boy famous as the eldest son of The Devil Wears Prada actor Stanley Tucci and his first wife Kate Tucci. His father is an actor and film producer who has worked in the industry since 1982 and has won five Emmy Awards to date.
Following on from his father’s legacy, Nicolo also made an attempt at acting with the 2019 TV miniseries MotherFatherSon. So far, this is his first and only acting achievement to his credit.
So, will Nicolo carry on his father’s four-decade legacy? Will he become a household name like Stanley Tucci? Find out with us. We will also talk more about his age, family, his parents’ relationship and others.
Nicolo Robert Tucci was born next to his twin sister Isabel
Rising actor Nicolo Robert Tucci was born on January 21, 2000 in Manhattan, New York, USA. His father Stanley Tucci is an actor and producer while his mother Kate Tucci was a philanthropist by profession.
Tucci will be 22 years old as of 2022. Likewise, he holds American nationality and is of mixed-Italian descent on his father’s side. He graduated from high school in 2018 and is currently studying.
Nicolo was born next to his fraternal twin sister Isabel Concetta Tucci. Likewise, he has a younger sister named Camilla Tucci who was born in 2002.
In addition, Robert has four more siblings from other marriages of his parents. He reportedly had two older siblings from his Mother’s previous marriage to Alexander Robert Scottthough their identities were never revealed.
On the other hand, he has two younger siblings, Matteo Oliver Tucci b. January 25, 2015 and Emilia Giovanna Tucci b. April 19, 2018. They are from his father’s marriage to Felicity Blunt.
Nicolo Robert Tucci enters the acting world
The 22-year-old made his acting debut as 17-year-old Max in the BBC Two television series MotherFatherSon. In the show, Richard Gere plays the adult Max Finch, the same character Nicolo played.
The show aired from March 6, 2019 on BBC Two until April 24, 2019. The other cast of the show includes Helen McCrory, Billy Howle, Pippa Bennett-Warner and Diana Kent.
Although Nicolo took a step into the acting world, he also paused. The 2019 show is the only acting credit he has to his name. Hopefully we’ll see the star kid in more promising roles in the near future.
On the other hand, his Oscar-nominated father, Stanley Tucci, has been working as an actor for some four decades. He made his acting debut with the theater production The Queen and the Rebels.
He then made his film debut with the 1985 film The Honor of Pizza. Since making his debut in the mid-’80s, the father of five has not looked back and has dozens of acting credits.
Some of his notable working credits include: Murder One, Big Night, Winchell, Conspiracy, Frankie and Johnny in the Clair de Lune, Road to Perdition, The Devil Wears Prada, Monk, er, and The beautiful bones to name a few.
In addition to acting, he is also an author and published his first book, The Tucci Cookbook in 2011. Likewise, his other publications are The Tucci table: cooking with family and friends and Taste: My life through food.
Additionally, Stanley received Emmy Awards, Golden Globe Awards and Screen Actors Guild Awards, and was nominated for Academy Awards, British Academy Film Awards and Tony Awards respectively.
How long were Nicolo Robert Tucci’s parents married?
As we mentioned before, Nicolo was born into a famous family. His father Stanley Tucci and mother Kate Tucci first met in 1985 and we hit it off from the start.
The couple was so in love that they got married the same year on April 18, 1995. Their wedding was attended by their close friends and family.
Kate and Stanley welcomed twins Nicolo Robert Tucci and Isabel Concetta Tucci on January 21, 2000. Likewise, they welcomed their third child Camilla Tucci in 2002.
Since their marriage in 1985, Nicolo’s parents were together until 2009. They lived most of the time in Manhattan, New York.
Nicolo Robert Tucci’s father cheated on his wife
While everything seemed fine in Stan and Kate’s relationship, things took a big turn for the worse when Tucci divorced the mother of his children. In February 2003, the Supernova actor divorced Kathryn, leaving her to take care of the babies.
And just a month after moving out of his house, Stanley began dating actress Edie Falco openly. At that time, he and Falco worked together in Frankie and Johnny.
Tucci and Edie dated for a year, from April 2003 to March 2004. Several years later, Falco spoke about her relationship with Tucci and said she felt bad about their relationship and decided to break up.
After this, Tucci found his way back to his wife and children and moved back in with them.
Nicolo’s mother Kate Tucci died of cancer
In 2005, Nicolo’s mother Kathryn was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer. Her disease was diagnosed around the same time that Stanley and Edie broke up.
After learning about his wife’s condition, she and Tucci got back together. He took care of his wife until the end.
Nicolo’s mother battled cancer for four years until she passed away a day after her 47th birthday on April 27, 2009.
At the time, Nicolo and his twin sister Isabel were only 9 years old while his younger sister Camilla was 7 years old.
Back in 2021, Robert’s father Stanley spoke of mourning the death of his first wife even after 11 years. He said,
“You never stop grieving. It’s still hard after 11 years, and it will always be hard.”
Not to mention, Nicolo’s father was also diagnosed with a tumor while in high school. Tucci had his tumor removed in 2018 with 35 days of radiation and seven sessions of chemotherapy.
Tucci’s Father’s Second Marriage
The father of five children first met his second wife Felicity Blunt at the wedding of Emily Blunt and John Krasinski. He crossed paths with Blunt once more a year after Kate’s death.
This time, Tucci and Blunt had a romantic bond and decided to give it a try. And after dating for a while, Stanley and Felicity got married on August 4, 2012 and currently live in London.
The now husband-wife shares two children, a son Matteo Oliver Tucci born on January 25, 2015 and a daughter named Emilia Giovanna born on April 19, 2018.
Income and Net Worth
22-year-old actor Nicole is reportedly worth about $500 thousand as of 2022. He is a rising actor and star kid so his net worth is sure to grow in the near future.
On the other hand, his famous father Stanley Tucci owns a current net worth of between $25 and $30 million. He is an actor and film producer by profession.