Ricky is a character from the Tony-award winning musical, Avenue Q. After the character Rod reveals, to no one's surprise, that he is gay, he invites Nicky, his former roommate, back in to the apartment. Nicky has found a boyfriend for Rod; a muscle-bound hunk named Ricky, who looks and sounds exactly like Nicky. Rod is sent into a state of shock when presented with the two of them. He falls instantly in love with Ricky and leads him happily into the apartment.