Johnson also opened up about the days immediately after landing the role of Nick when he was literally on his way to getting his new TV buck for extra pages and a selling jugs of margaritas at a Mexican restaurant and he got a call from his manager asking him to lose 10-15 pounds on Fox's behalf.
"No part of me was offended as it could be offended … I almost started crying because I couldn't eat the meal [celebratory] I was looking forward to," he recalled themselves. "But once I've been on the show and it's established, they can't fire me because I'm plump."
"You were joking a lot when Liz joked about it and Max Greenfield joked the joke and everyone laughed," he continued. “I think anyone on the network could breathe out and say, 'Nick Miller, he might be the chubby guy.' As soon as that joke happened, I got my two sides, I got my margaritas, I was at it again to eat as I should eat. "