Open main menu

Nicholas Edward Palatas (born January 22, 1988) is an American actor. Palatas has appeared in two short films, titled The Erogenous Zone and Love and has been in several ads. In 2009, he played Norville "Shaggy" Rogers in the film, Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins and reprised the role in Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster which aired in October 2010. A newcomer to the Scooby-Doo series, Palatas took over for Matthew Lillard.[1]

Nick Palatas
Nicholas Edward Palatas

(1988-01-22) January 22, 1988 (age 31)
Years active2007–present
Spouse(s)Marissa Denig
RelativesCameron Palatas (Brother)
Maggie Grace (sister-in-law)

Personal lifeEdit

Palatas has two brothers, Phillip Palatas and actor Cameron Palatas.

He is married to Marissa Denig (sister of actress Maggie Grace), with whom he has one daughter,.


Year Film Role Notes
2007 The Erogenous Zone Flip Fowler
2007 Love School Boy 1
2009 Scooby-Doo! The Mystery Begins Norville "Shaggy" Rogers
2010 Scooby-Doo! Curse of the Lake Monster
2011 Searching For Phantosaurs Himself DVD Special Feature


  1. ^ "New Shaggy in Place for Scooby Doo 3". Popcorn Junkies. July 21, 2008. Retrieved July 11, 2009.

External linksEdit