7 months ‘Superstore’ actor relishes true-to-life gay Filipino role MB |Ent
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — For Nico Santos, the role he plays on NBC’s sitcom “Superstore” is personal. “I never thought in a million years I’d be involved in a project that celebrated the fullness of my identity of being queer and Asian,” Santos told a TV critics’ meeting Tuesday. Executive producer Justin Spitzer, from front row left, Ben Feldman, America Ferrera, Mark McKinney and from back row left, Colton Dunn, Lauren Ash, Nico Santos and Nichole Bloom participate in NBC’s “Superstore” panel during the NBCUniversal TCA Winter Press Tour on Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, in Pasadena, Calif. (Photo by Richard ... more