Thomas Nathan Frizzell, Jr (Nate) was born to Tommy Frizzell and Lisa Frizzell (now Keiffer) in Athens, Texas. Soon after, he was moved to New Orleans where he spent the next 15 years. There he attended Jesuit High School, where- among other activities – he was on the State Championship Wrestling Team. At Louisiana Boys’ State in 2000, Nate received the opportunity to act as prosecuting District Attorney at the Louisiana State Capitol in front of family, friends and government officials.
Growing up in theatre, Nate was encouraged to pursue a career in acting. After graduating from Louisiana State University at 20, he immediately moved to Los Angeles to begin his acting career. He studies with Ivana Chubbuck and The Groundlings School of Improvisation.