Manny Maldonado

Manny Maldonado

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MANNY MALDONADO'S JOURNEY TO COMEDY WASN'T PLANNED. BORN IN MODESTO CA AND RAISED IN A SMALLER CITY CERES CA! MANNY'S GOAL WAS TO PLAY PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL..THE PROBLEM WAS HE WAS TO DAMN SHORT! "AND NOT THAT GOOD" SO AFTER HIGH SCHOOL MANNY ATTENDED JUNIOR COLLEGE TO PURSUE A FUTURE IN SPORTS BROADCASTING. WHILE IN COLLEGE MANNY PARTICIPATED IN SPEECH DEBATE, AND FOR SOME REASON HE SPEECHES WERE ALWAYS FUNNY. " I ENJOYED MAKING PEOPLE LAUGH" SO MANNY DROPPED OUT OF COLLEGE AND TRIED STAND UP COMEDY. TEN YEARS LATER MANNY MALDONADO IS RECOGNIZED AS ONE OF THE HOTTEST RISING LATINO COMICS IN THE COUNTRY TODAY! MANNY HAS WORKED COAST TO COAST IN SOME OF THE BEST COMEDY CLUBS IN THE COUNTRY AS WELL AS OVERSEAS. HE HAS OPENED FOR THE TODAY'S LEADING COMEDIANS, INCLUDING DAVE CHAPPELLE, DAVE ATTELL, PAUL RODRIGUEZ, AND GEORGE LOPEZ. MANNY TV CREDITS IN INCLUDE B.E.T. COMICVIEW, LATIONO LAUGH FESTIVAL, COMICS UNLEASHED, AND QUE LOCOS TO NAME A FEW." IN 2007 MANNY WAS ADDED ON THE "CROWN ROYAL NEW LATIN KINGS OF COMEDY TOUR" WITH COMIC LEGEND PAUL RODRIGUEZ! BE SURE TO CATCH MANNY MALDONADO'S GUT BUSTING NO HOLD'S BARRED COMEDY SHOW TO A CITY NEAR YOU!!