Desus Nice Biography
Desus Nice, also known as Desus, is a comedian, podcast host, and television personality. He was born on April 6, 1981, in the Bronx, New York City, and his real name is Daniel Baker. Desus grew up in the Bronx and attended the University of Massachusetts, where he earned a degree in journalism.
In acting, he is known for Neo Yokio (2017), Channel Surfing (2018) and Desus & Mero (2019).
Nice worked in several jobs before joining Black Enterprise as a small business columnist. There, Nice remained until 2014 before leaving to pursue a career in television.
Desus Nice Age
Baker was born on May 18, 1983 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, United States. He is [agecalc birthdate=1983-05-18]
Desus Nice Family
Nice was born to Jamaican immigrant parents and he grew up in the Wakefield section of The Bronx. Attending Pablo Casals Middle School in Co-op City, Baker met Chris Hayes. He then attended Herbert H. Lehman High School and earned a degree in literature from the College of Mount Saint Vincent.
Desus Nice & The Kid Mero
Their podcast eventually led to a show on Complex TV, “Nice vs. Mero”, which aired from 2014 to 2016. Nice then moved to Viceland to host a show called “Nice & Mero” from 2016 to 2018, and later moved to Showtime to host a late-night talk show with the same name, which premiered in February 2019.
They have been praised for their unique blend of humor and social commentary, and have been compared to other famous duos like Key & Peele and Abbott and Costello.
They have also been outspoken about issues facing their community, particularly gentrification in the Bronx, and have used their platform to support various social justice causes.
In addition to their work in television and podcasting, They have also authored a book, “God-Level Knowledge Darts: Life Lessons from the Bronx”, which was released in September 2020.
Desus Nice Neo Yokio
Nice plays Gottlieb in the American-Japanese animated television series Neo Yokio.
Desus Nice Net Worth
The comedian’s net worth is not yet revealed.