Sam Richardson is famous for his role as Richard Splett in the HBO political comedy series, Veep. Other notable roles of him include him as Sam Duvet in Detroiters, Alf in Champaign ILL, Edwin Akufo in Tedd Lasso, and others.
Richardson does have a sizeable career but his personal life has been seldom talked about. This is especially true in regard to the question of whether he has a girlfriend. Find the answer to all the details relating to his personal life in the stanzas below.
Who Is Sam Richardson’s Girlfriend In 2024?
Richardson is currently dating Nicole Boyd. The two met through a dating app, Raya. The Office actor reached out to Boyd at first after which they exchanged texts for a month before going out on their first date.
The couple made their first public appearance on Feb 25, 2017, at the 2017 Film Independent Spirit Awards in California. Following that, they appeared together at the 2018 Hollywood Reporter and SAG AFTRA Nominees Night in Beverly Hills.
They since have been making several public appearances at events and awards. Further, they also went out as a pair at the premiere of the Veep season seven in New York City in 2019.
While it is unclear when Richardson and Boyd started their relationship, the Detroiters actor made his relationship public via an Instagram post on his Instagram in 2017.
According to Richardson’s Instagram posts, the couple loves to go to travel.
Despite attending alongside Richardson, Boyd has been an extremely private person. Unlike her boyfriend, Boyd doesn’t have as much of a varied public profile. Furthermore, the Michigan-born actor does his best not to talk about his girlfriend in the public domain. As for Boyd, she has been successful at keeping her personal and professional life under wraps.
Sam nevertheless does mention his girlfriend albeit not in detail. The Veep actor often shares fleeting anecdotes involving his partner. Back in Jan 2019 during an interview with The Decider, Richardson said his girlfriend [Nicole] and her friends think he is good at building a connection with everyone on and off the set. In fact, Richardson’s girlfriend thinks he is a little too good at it.
Are Sam Richardson And Nicole Boyd Still Together?
They very well could be. Sam and Nicole may not talk about their relationship in public but the interracial couple may very well be together. Richardson last posted the picture of him and his girlfriend on Feb 22, 2023. The Instagram post was a birthday wish from the actor/comedian to Nicole which included a series of pictures including their outings as a pair at several awards ceremonies and also some candid imagery of Boyd.
As for Boyd, she recently posted a picture on her Instagram wherein she is standing alongside her actor boyfriend holding an Emmy that he won for his guest appearance in Ted Lasso. The Ig image also includes Richardson’s former co-star, Tim Robinson, and his wife, Heather Robinson.
Do Sam Have Any Plans Of Getting Married To Nicole Boyd?
Presently, Richardson doesn’t seem to have any plans of getting married to Nicole Boyd. Earlier, there were speculations that the two had tied the knot but it was merely a rumor. Also considering the absence of wedding headlines and each of Boyd and Richardson’s social media, the two aren’t in a marital union.
The two though have been living together. According to the Hollywood Reporter article from Jan 2022, Richardson shares a Lake Hollywood home with Nicole.
Sam nonetheless has talked about his wish to have kids. During an interview with Nicole Byer, the actor of Ghanaian descent said he wants kids so he can continue doing kid things.
For now, while Richardson and his girlfriend do not have children, they possess two cats, Gus and Conan. The latter they named after the host Conan O’Brien.
Nicole Boyd Is Often Mistaken For Another Celebrity’s Wife
Several sources have reported that Sam’s girlfriend, Nicole Boyd is the ex-wife of a famous skateboarder and stunt performer, Bam Margera, also The Jackass alum. Boyd, on the other hand, has introduced herself as the wife of Bam and “momma bear” on her Instagram bio. On the platform, Boyd goes by the username, @Nikkib124 with the full name being, Nicole Boyd Margera.
Despite the aforesaid status quo, this Boyd, however, isn’t Richardson’s girlfriend. The above-mentioned Boyd, in fact, is the estranged wife of a reality star, Bam Margera. She is also as popular as Nikki.
Margera and his apart wife, Boyd have been battling over the custody of their son, Phoenix. Margera’s wife, Boyd is a photographer and graphic designer. She is a native of La Mirada, California.