Manny Maldonado was born in Modesto California, and raised in the small town of Ceres Ca. He worked odd jobs including as a dispatch supervisor for a medical supply company. As a dare from his friends he tried stand up comedy. The rest was history! A twenty year veteran in The Stand Up Comedy Scene. Manny’s comedic style is best described as high energy, and no holding back. His unique ability to crossover to a mainstream audience is making him one of the hottest rising working comics today. Manny has worked with comedians Dave Attell, Dave Chappelle, Tommy Davidson, as well as musical greats Shelia E, Julio Iglesias, Eddie Money, and War. In 2010 along with Emmy Award Winning Actor Bryan Cranston he performed for former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson. Manny performs at clubs, colleges, comedy clubs, theaters, and military overseas as well. Manny’s television credits include Comedy Central’s Comedy Rehab, ABC’S Comics Unleashed, Comedy. TV, B.E.T. Comic View, Starz Network Stand UP, and the Dr. Phil Show as a guest panelist. Manny was also chosen as a writer for 2012-2013 CBS DIVERSITY SHOWCASE. Manny Maldonado is currently touring on The Latin Kings of Comedy Tour with Paul Rodriguez. He can also be heard on Sirrus XM Radio, and Pandora Radio.