If you ever wonder who is Dr. Nico Kim from Grey’s Anatomy, then he is non-other than Korean-Italian actor Alex Landim. Initially, he was a professional tennis player, but later on, he shifted his career path in acting.
As of now, Alex is playing the role of Henry Lee in Netflix's series Insatiable.
American Actor and Model, Alex celebrates his birthday on 28 September. He was born in 1992 and is a native of Newyork, which is why he holds American nationality.
He has a very attractive body appearance and stands at the height of 6’ 9”. Besides that, Alex is also an animal lover. He owns a cute black puppy named Ninja, and there is no doubt that he kept his pet name as Ninja inspired by Martial arts.
Not much is known about his parents, but his social media post about mom hints that he maintains a close relationship with her.
Alex Landi poses with his mother. ( photo: Alex's Instagram)
He grew up with a dream to become a professional Tennis Player. But, his enthusiasm for acting boosted when he watched his first Broadway production of “The Lion King.” Afterward, the 26-years-old actor, Lee enrolled at Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. Furthermore, he attended Anthony Meindl’s Actor Workshop and The Upright Citizens Brigade to gain knowledge in acting.
Apart from his acting training, Alex is also a martial artist. He flew back to Asia in 2018 for his three months of training courses martial arts with the most renowned teams of the entire world.
Currently, Alex Insatiable has signed for the role of Henry Lee in Netflix's series Insatiable.
Gay Or Dating Anyone?
Fans of Korean-Italian actor Alex Landim are quite familiar with his role in Grey's Anatomy. He was the first gay male surgeon of Asian descent to debut at Grey Sloan Memorial. After his on-screen romance with surgical intern Levi Schmitt (portrayed by Jake Borelli), many of Grey's Anatomy fans were in a dilemma as if he was gay in real life too.
However, Alex Landim is not gay but is a straight guy in real life. While speaking with attitude.co.uk, he said that as being an actor, every actor should be able to play the role challenging role that includes a gay role regardless of their real personality. Alex probably has taken a great risk for casting such a role as Asians usually don’t play the role of a gay to break Asian Stereotypes.
He is a straight person and is not gay, unlike his role in the show; he is still assumed to be single even at the age of 27. As he prefers to keep his private life out of the media. It is still a mystery if he is dating a girlfriend or has a wife. As of now, she is yet to get married.