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Nick Cokas early life, relationships, parents, career and net worth

Who is Nick Cokas?

Nick Cokas was born on this world on 11th April 1965, in San Francisco, California, USA. He is an entertainer in the movie industry, mainly specialized in film acting and producing. 

Coming of American nationality, Nick Cokas is additionally an entrepreneur and an actor. Besides managing his business, he is well-renowned for playing the role of Paxton in a TV series named Invasion. 

Furthermore, Nick came to the public’s attention after marrying an actress named Katharine McPhee in February 2008. Sadly, after some years into marriage, the couple divorced, but Nick’s name remained popular among the media.

Currently, Nick is a talent manager, and he was Katharine’s manager from the year of 2005 to 2014. In addition, his success includes working as a post-production assistant in 1989 on famous movies like “Wild Orchid.” 

Do you want to understand Nick and Katharine’s relationship and why the couple ended their marriage? If yes, keep reading this article post till the end.

Quick facts on Nick Cokas

Full nameNick Cokas
BirthdateApril 11, 1965
Marital statusDivorced
BirthplaceSan Francisco, California, US
Father’s nameN/A
Mother’s nameN/A
Eye colorDark Brown
Hair colorBrown
Sexual orientationStraight
ProfessionActor, Entrepreneur
Net worth$1 million

Nick Cokas early life and background 

Nick Cokas was born of American nationality in San Francisco, California, and belonged to the White ethnicity.

Although Nick became pretty famous in recent years, much information about his early life remains in the dark to the general public. For now, his parent’s names are not available to display nor anything about his siblings. 

Regarding his education, Nick graduated from the prestigious University of California, Los Angeles, where he obtained a degree in Bachelor of Arts.

Nick Cokas age, height, weight, and body features

Nick Cokas stands tall at 5ft 10 inch, which comes to 1.78m, while weighing approximately 170lb which comes to 76kg. Additionally, his vital body statistics are 38-32-37 inches.

Likewise, Nick’s hair color is brown, and his eye color is dark brown, which matches his brilliant personality.

And lastly, Nick’s birth sign is Aries describing his personality as optimistic, fun-loving, and generous. Now, let’s dig into details about Nick’s personal life and relationship.

Nick Cokas

Hobbies and favorites

After the divorce from Katharine, Nick remained single and focused on his career, passion, and hobbies. Besides his work, Nick enjoys gardening and traveling and is a huge fan of car racing, having tried out as a racer himself, though only at an amateur level.

Furthermore, Nick’s favorite things are as follows:

Actor: Will Smith

Actress: Angelina Jolie

Color: Black

Place: Paris, London

Nick Cokas relationships

Nick Cokas and Katharine McPhee met while working together for a romantic fantasy film named “The Ghost and Mrs. Muir” in 2005. Soon after their initial encounter, they became close and decided to start a relationship. 

After two years of being together, Nick decided to take a step forward, as he proposed to the beautiful actress who was 19 years younger than him. Initially, Katharine accepted his proposal, and on the 2nd February 2008 at Beverly Hills Presbyterian Church, they tied their knot conducting a grand wedding ceremony.

Although, they got separated after Katharine got caught having an extramarital affair. So, the current relationship status of Nick Cokas is single.

Caught cheating?

Nick’s broken relationship with his ex-spouse, Katharine, created quite a buzz in the media and public because of the picture of her kissing Michael Morris, the director of a movie named Smash. 

As a defense, Katharine claimed that she and Nick had already gotten separated on 15th March 2013, seven months before she was pictured kissing another guy. However, Nick gave a statement to the media saying that they were still together and he got cheated.

Furthermore, he also claimed that the actual date of their separation was June 2014.

Other various sources claim that the kiss incident happened in October 2013; the ex-couple were still not separated but were on the verge of separation, seeking marriage counseling to save their relationship when the kiss happened.


Following the discovery of Katharine’s affair, the emotionally disturbed couple started to live separately for the next seven months. They further tried to save their marriage during this time, but there is no help with cheating.

In 2014, the divorce process started, and after two years, Nick and Katharine got officially divorced. 

The divorce settlement became beneficial for Nick because, during the final hearing, he received $102,000 after a few days and would also receive mouthwatering $400,000 as spousal support annually. 

Since their divorce, Katharine quickly moved on to another relationship and got engaged to David Foster, who previously played the piano at her and Nick’s wedding. Finally, on 8th February 2016, Nick and Katharine’s divorced case was finalized officially.

Apart from that, Nick kept the Jeep Wrangler and a certain percentage of her ex-wife’s royalties from her music.

About Nick Cokas ex-Wife, Katharine McPhee

As we have finished covering Nick Cokas, let’s share some information about his ex-wife, singer, and actress Katharine McPhee.

Katharine Hope McPhee was born to this world to Daniel McPhee, a television producer, and Peisha, a vocal coach featured in the talent show “American Idol.” on the 25th March 1984 Los Angeles, California, USA. Additionally, she has a sister named Adriana, a trained vocalist who is a coach in the famous singing franchise “American Idol.”

Nick Cokas and Katharine McPhee

From an early age, Katharine possessed musical talent and seeing that her mother decided to train her. Likewise, her hard work paid off when in 2006, she finished as a runner-up in the fifth season of “American Idol.” 

After that achievement, Katharine released six studio albums, including “Katharine McPhee,” which got released in 2007, and “I Fall in Love Too Easily,” released in 2017. 

Furthermore, Katharine has also succeeded as an actress in the TV series “Smash,” playing a character named Karen Smith, which aired in 2012 and discontinued in 2013. Additionally, she played a character named Paige Dineen in the TV series “Scorpion” which aired in 2014 and discontinued in 2018.

Katharine McPhee prоfеѕѕіоnаl cаrееr

Оn thе fіfth ѕеаѕоn оf thе well-renowned ѕhоw Аmеrісаn Іdоl, Каthаrіnе dесіdеd tо раrtісіраtе аftеr bеіng constantly реrѕuаdеd bу hеr раrеnts. As she was brilliant at the show, people rеgаrdеd her performances highly leading tо thе uѕе оf thе wоrd МсРhееvеr in many people’s mouth.

Despite the overwhelming support, the соmреtіtіоn wаѕ wоn bу Тауlоr Нісkѕ wіth Каthаrіnе fіnіѕhіng second. Аftеr thе ѕhоw, МсРhее wеnt оn tо create her original muѕіс аnd rеlеаѕеd many ѕіnglеѕ аnd finally іn Јаnuаrу 2007, ѕhе rеlеаѕеd a album named Katharine McPhee.

Likewise, оthеr аlbumѕ thаt fоllоwеd wеrе named as Unbrоkеn, І Fаll іn Lоvе Тоо Еаѕіlу, Сhrіѕtmаѕ Іѕ thе Тіmе tо Ѕау І Lоvе Yоu, аnd Нуѕtеrіа. Additionally, Katharine mаdе hеr dеbut іn ѕtudіо асtіng іn 2008 where ѕhе арреаrеd іn thе соmеdу movie called Тhе Ноuѕе Вunnу.

Many other fіlm thаt ѕhе іѕ credited and fаmеd fоr are, Ѕhаrk Nіght 3D, Реасе, Lоvе & Міѕundеrѕtаndіng, Тhе Тіgеr Rіѕіng, аnd Вауоu Саvіаr.

Katharine McPhee awаrdѕ

Оvаtіоn Аwаrd аnd thе Тееn Сhоісе Аwаrd are some оf thе аwаrdѕ thаt Каthаrіnе hаѕ bееn nоmіnаtеd. Besides nominations, shе hаѕ wоn thе Wоmеn’ѕ Іmаgе Nеtwоrk Аwаrd, Yоung Ноllуwооd Аwаrdѕ, Fох Rеаlіtу Аwаrd, аnd thе Вrоаdwау.соm Аwаrd.

Katharine McPhee net worth

Even in the year 2021, Katharine McPhee іѕ аn асtоr іn ѕоmе оf thе fаmоuѕ Аmеrісаn tеlеvіѕіоn ѕеrіеѕ аnd on top of that, she is a muѕісіаn as well. With that being said, hеr nеt wоrth іѕ over $10 mіllіоn.

Аnоthеr іntеrеѕtіng fасt about Katharine іѕ thаt ѕhе gеtѕ раіd аrоund $40 thоuѕаnd per еріѕоdе оn tеlеvіѕіоn series she acts. Тhеrе аrе а vеrу fеw ѕtаrѕ whо gеt ѕuсh аmоunt.

Іt іѕ rare to fіnd а ѕtаr whо іѕ ѕо еѕtаblіѕhеd іn thе wоrld оf muѕіс аѕ wеll аѕ іn fіlm industry. Аt her аgе, МсРhее асhіеvеd а lоt, аnd thеrе is still mоrе to achieve.


Nick’s career details, for the public knowledge, are complicated to attain. However, it is known for sure that he spent his 15 years working at Broadway.

Additionally, Nick appeared in many famed musicals like “Blood Brothers” in 1993, and further in 1996, he featured in the play named “Once Upon a Mattress.”

Likewise, Nick’s only acting credit on screen is in the TV series named “Invasion,” released in 2005, where he played a character named David Paxton.  Furthermore, the series “Invasion” was regarded as a highly acclaimed horror mystery drama series at his time, and he got to feature in two episodes of the series.

Besides being an actor and a producer, Nick is also a businessman, founded a Cokas Corp corporation to manage young talents, singers, actors, and others. In addition, Nick has already collaborated with Nicki Minaj, Miranda Kerr, and Katy Perry so far.

Not to mention, Nick has done campaigns for several renowned sponsor companies, including Adidas, Walmart, Target, Proctor & Gamble, and GAP.

Nick Cokas with ex-wife Katharine McPhee


There is not much controversy regarding Nick besides the fact that his broken relationship with his ex-wife, Katharine, got all the media attention when she was pictured kissing Michael Morris.

Likewise, the couple was in the public’s short attention, but, after they separated, no controversies got the public’s eye henceforth.

Nick Cokas net worth

Nick Cokas played an active role in the entertainment industry for 15 years. He has accumulated good earnings from his long working experience and has an estimated net worth of over $1 million.

After his divorce from his wife, Katharine McPhee, Nick’s worth increased as he received half of her net worth in the divorce settlement.

Furthermore, the court ordered his ex-wife to pay him the spousal support, and he received half of her music contracts and royalties. Additionally, Nick also received the 2013 Jeep Wrangler in his divorce settlement.

Nick Cokas social media involvement

Nick Cockas is not that active on social media platforms. But he has a Facebook and Twitter account.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nickcokas/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/CokasNick/

Also, His IMDB profile link is:


However, Nick’s ex-wife Katharine McPhee is active on several social media platforms. The links to her handles are as follows: