Nick Cokas is an actor and producer known for his work in the 1989 film wild orchid and the 2005 TV series Invasion. More than his profession, he is usually identified as the ex-husband of an American singer, songwriter and actress Katherine McPhee who rose to fame as the runner-up on the fifth season of American Idol.
Nick and Katherine were married for 7 years and ended their relationship on a bad note. After their divorce, his ex-wife had a brief affair with Scorpion co-star Elyes Gabel and later married a Canadian musician. In 2022, Nick Cokas will also be married. Well, who’s his wife then?
Today, this article will cover every personal and professional detail of Katherine McPhee’s ex-husband, Nick Cokas.
Who is Nick Cokas? Know his age and Wiki
As of 2022, Nick will be 57 years old. He was born on 11 April, 1965, in San Francisco, California, United States under the birth sign Aries. He grew up in his hometown with his parents and had a decent childhood.
As for education, he attended Mills High School. For further study, he completed a bachelor’s degree in art from the University of California. He re-joined Pepperdine Graziadio Business School in the year 2019 for an MBA degree and completed the course in 2020.
Moreover, he belongs to British-Irish ethnicity and holds American nationality.
Nick Cokas is now a value brand expert plus strategist at Cokas Corp: his career detail
Speaking of his professional career, Nick has a long list of experience in both Hollywood and business. He also volunteered at various organizations in his country. Let’s talk in detail about its wide areas of work.
As we mentioned above, he is a value brand expert and strategist in a business consulting and service company Cokas Corps. He has been working in this company since January 2005. Before becoming a brand expert, he was a Global Marketing Specialist at Cokas Corps. Furthermore, according to his LinkedInCokas is also the founder and director of The YOU Effect in the San Francisco Bay Area.
His volunteer work
Nick has also been actively involved in a number of humanitarian works. From 2006 to 2008, he volunteered at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. He has also served as a volunteer strategist at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and as a fundraising consultant with the Salvation Army.
He has also volunteered with Feeding America, Malaria No more and Build On.
Nick is also famous as a Broadway actor
In acting, his main credits are his involvement as a performer in the 1993 musical, blood brothers. Later, in December 1996, he joined Once upon a time there was a mattress, a musical comedy with music by Mary Rodgers. Additionally, Nick appeared as David Paxton in the 2005 TV series Invasion.
He is also involved in production work. He was a post-production assistant in the 1989 film wild orchid. Likewise, he produced a short film called Le Chase.
Nick Cokas Was Married to Katharine McPhee: Their Half-Greek Wedding Details
The Invasion actor was married to former American Idol contestant Katherine McPhee for 7 years. The couple walked down the aisle February 2, 2008in Beverly Hills Presbyterian Church.
They have a grand wedding, Greek style for 305 guests, and the wedding venue was decorated with pink and ivory rose petals. During the bridal entrance, the hall resonated with the sounds of bagpipe music in the background. They swore together with Christian rituals and later had a big wedding reception at Vibiana’s in Los Angeles.
Nick and his ex-wife Katherine met in 2005
The former married duo first met on the show called The Ghost and Mr Muir. Eventually they became friends. Then Katherine went for an American Idol audition, and on her Idol journey, they were together.
After 2 years, on September 28, 2007, the couple got engaged and later married in 2008.
The couple broke up after 7 years of marriage
Until the year 2013, Nick Cokas and his partner Katherine seemed to be on good terms, but eventually their relationship started to deteriorate. The news of their divorce hit the media after McPhee was spotted kissing smash director Michael Morris in the month of October 2013.
After 7 months after the incident, the actress filed for divorce from her husband May 22, 2014which was completed on February 9, 2016.
Nick Cokas Claimed His Wife Was Cheating
As mentioned above, Nick’s former wife, McPhee, was photographed kissing the director. About this, McPhee had stated that by the time she kissed another man, it had been seven months since she had been separated from Nick.
But by denying her statement, Nick filed a divorce case against her claiming they had broken up seven months after the kissing incident. He also claimed that he has enough evidence to prove his point.
Later, sources even reported that the couple is trying to salvage their relationship, which turned out to be just a rumor and Nick and Katherine broke up forever. Well, after the divorce, Nick got spousal alimony from… $700k.
Cokas is now married: who is his wife?
Currently, Katherine McPhee’s ex-husband Nick is happily married to his wife Roxane Hayward, an actress at APM-Artists Personal Management. The couple was engaged in the year 2021 and on Aug 21, 2021 his now wife Roxane also made a beautiful post with Nick on her Facebook subtitles,
I said a giant YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Roxane + Nick Oooh, that sounds so good!!!! Joy, excitement, bliss… I don’t know how to start expressing the pure ELATION I feel! The happiest moment of my life, surrounded by our incredible friends (all of whom joined in the surprise… your sneaky gang of you)! I love you Nick, everything you stand for, and everyone around you. You made me the happiest person that ever existed! My fiancee!
Now in 2022 they are a married couple.
On the occasion of Roxane’s birthday on May 7, 2022, Nick wished her on his Facebook account with a caption,
Happy Birthday to my beautiful wife Roxane. The MOST amazing woman. Friend. Partner. Let’s celebrate. goooooooood San Francisco Giants
On the other hand, his ex-wife, Katherine McPhee, is now married to Canadian musician David Foster, 35 years his senior, and shares a son with him.
Does Nick have a child?
In 7 years of marriage with singer Katherine, he had no children. And right now, he has just started his new honeymoon with his new love. So there is a time for him to become a father.
A Broadway actor has an Instagram account under the username @nickcokas with 356 followers. Furthermore, he is very active on Facebook and keeps updating his life stuff on his Facebook account.
Apart from Insta and Facebook, he is not active on other social networking sites.
Nick’s Net Worth
As we mentioned before, Nick works as a value brand expert and strategist in Cokas Corp. He also had a business and is also an artist. From this we can say that he has huge sources of income from which he undoubtedly made a lot of money.
According to reports, he has an estimated net worth of $6 million dollars.