Joey Diaz

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Birthday
19, 1963
Birthplace
Havana, Cuba
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
19, 1963 (age 59)
Birthplace
Havana, Cuba

About

Comedian known for his boisterous personality and gravelly voice whose success as a stand up has led to appearances in various feature films. He's hosted the podcast The Church of What's Happening Now. The podcast ran from 2014 until 2019.

Before Fame

He grew up in New Jersey before moving to Boulder to attend the University of Colorado. While there, he was arrested and spent time in prison, where he's said he started doing stand up.

Trivia

His movie and TV credits include Spider-Man 2, Maron, The Bronx Bull, and My Name is Earl. In 2021, he appeared in the movie The Many Saints of Newark as the character Buddha. 

Family Life

He lost his father when he was three and mother when he was 15. He married Terrie Diaz in 2009 and has a daughter named Mercy.

Associated With

He's good friends with Joe Rogan and has often collaborated with him during his career.