The TikToker who went viral for skateboarding while drinking cranberry juice and lip-syncing to ‘Fleetwood Mac’ has parlayed his fame into an acting gig on a hit Hulu show.

Fleetwood Mac’s “Dreams” featuring Nathan Apodaca skateboarding while drinking cranberry juice went mega-viral in 2020. He made his appearance on “Reservation Dogs”.TikTok; @doggface208

  • TikToker Nathan Apodaca went viral in 2020 for a video of him skateboarding to work.

  • In it, Apodaca drinks cranberry juice and lip syncs to Fleetwood Mac’s song “Dreams”.

  • Now, Apodaca has parlayed his Internet fame into a guest spot on Hulu’s “Reservation Dogs.”

Nathan Apodaca is known for sending a warm, relaxed vibe via TikTok in Fall 2020. Apodaca uploaded a video of himself casually skateboarding, drinking Ocean Spray cranberry juice from a bottle, and lip-syncing to Fleetwood Mac’s 1977 song “Dreams.” Now, he’s famous. Hulu has landed a spot on the TV show “Reservation Dogs.”

Within a week of posting his skateboarding TikTok in September 2020, Apodaca’s video had racked up millions of views. The following week, Fleetwood Mac’s “Dreams” had its biggest streaming week of all time, according to Billboard.

Apodaca’s reputation, in a way, came out of nowhere.

He told The New York Times in 2020 that the 37-year-old started skateboarding to work when his miles-tired 2005 Dodge Durango wouldn’t start.

At the time, the 37-year-old was living in an RV with no running water. He filmed the video during a stopover on his way to his job at a potato warehouse.

Apodaca’s TikTok has generated more than 13.4 million likes and has produced copycat videos of Mick Fleetwood and Stevie Nicks of Fleetwood Mac, chef Gordon Ramsay, and Shakira. After her video went viral, an Ocean Spray representative showed up at her house in Idaho Falls with a gift: a cranberry-red Nissan pickup — her truck bed filled with Ocean Spray juice. Since then, he has appeared in commercials with Snoop Dogg and attended President Joe Biden’s virtual inauguration parade.

Now, Apodaca, whose 7.1 million followers know him as @420doggface208, has parlayed his Internet fame into a guest spot on the Peabody Award-winning show “Reservation Dogs.”

“Reservation Dogs” is a comedy-drama that follows four local teenagers in rural Oklahoma as they grieve the loss of a friend. Apodaca, whose mother is Northern Arapaho, plays Uncle Charlie in at least two episodes of Season 2, according to his IMDb page.

Show creator Sterling Harjo told TIME that he didn’t want to use “Reservation Dogs” for accolades (though it has been nominated for several), but to tell “real stories” and help other local filmmakers succeed. We want to provide opportunities. “I was the person that no one opened doors for,” Harjo said. “So it’s my duty and my job to open those doors.”

Apodaca said in an Aug. 11 interview with KPVI News, “It just kind of leads me to a fantasy that I’ve always dreamed of, you know, which is great. ” Mom and Dad’s house, and I’m still trying to do that.”

The second season of “Reservation Dogs” is currently streaming on Hulu.

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