There are only a few things Nick Bateman is not good at but acting, modelling and looking good are not on the list. The Canadian hunk is also a four-time World Champion in Martial Arts/Weapons which can be added to his Golden Maple Award for Outstanding Social Media Achievement.
In case you are wondering why he is being celebrated for his social media activities, he has a solid fanbase with a whopping 6.8 million followers who are smitten with his chiselled body and he doesn’t hesitate to dish it out to them hot and shirtless. As a child, all Nick Bateman wanted to do was fight, thus, he trained hard as a martial artist and excelled in it before shifting his attention to modelling and acting which landed him right under the spotlight.
Who Is Nick Bateman? Age
One thing is certain, Nick Bateman is more than the handsome social media star who leaves his fans drooling with his titillating photos on Instagram where he has millions of fans. Additionally, he has a successful career as an actor, model, and martial artist. The Canadian star was born on November 18, 1986, in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. The name given to him at birth was Nicholas Kevin Stanley Yunge-Bateman but he chose to be called Nick Bateman in the professional realm.
Before he hit his teens, Bateman was already taking his martial arts training in Gōjū-ryū karate and bō staff very seriously and during his teens, he became the proud winner of four world titles in the National Blackbelt League’s 15-17 age division. Out of the three accolades he won, three were won in weapons category while one came in Japanese forms in Houston and Myrtle Beach.
His educational background, especially, the early stage is not quite clear but he attended Capilano University in Vancouver from where he graduated at the age of twenty. He also has his own karate school which he founded after graduation.
He gave modelling a try after his encounter with fashion mogul Calvin Klein Shortly. Soon after, he became a professional model, working with big brands like Abercrombie & Fitch and was photographed by Bruce Weber. He resided in Milan, New York City, and Miami to make his job easier.
Apart from modelling, Nick Bateman also has a career in acting which basically kicked off in 2011. One of his popular appearances is his co-starring role in the 2011 film Hobo with a Shotgun in which he appeared with Rutger Hauer and Gregory Smith. Tapped Out, Airplane Mode, The Hazing Street, and others are his various movie stints. He also has a few TV shows including Just for Laughs, Originals, Space Janitors, Mr. D, The Listener and others to his credit.
Needless to say that his racy looks made him a sensation on social media with millions of fans trailing his every activity across all platforms. Regardless, the fame and fortune he enjoys have not stopped him from being humble and working hard to achieve more in his young career.
Being a successful model in a very competitive industry, nothing short of fabulous is expected of Nick and that’s what he has to offer. The hunk stands at a height of 6 ft 3 inches (1.92 M) but his weight and other body measurements are currently unavailable, however, you don’t need a second glance to confirm he is all kinds of hot which is elaborated by his light brown eyes and brown hair.
Is Nick Bateman Gay?
A drop-dead handsome man who is almost never on the dating scene, several speculations have erupted about Nick Bateman’s sexual orientation some of which suggested he must be gay. Apparently, the gay rumours are borne out of the fact that the Canadian hunk is hardly linked to any woman but this is not enough proof to put a label on his sexuality yet. He is yet to confirm or refute rumour concerning if he is gay or not.
Who Is His Girlfriend?
Without any official confirmation from the two, Nick Bateman and Maria Corrigan are said to have been dating since 2008. Nevertheless, the two appears to be comfortable around each other – if their love-up pictures on social media are anything to go by.
Maria is the only woman Nick has been linked to so far.