Joey ‘Coco’ Diaz is a standup comedian, actor, and podcast host. He was Born in Havana, Cuba and raised in North Bergen, NJ.
Diaz began his stand-up career in 1991. He had roles in the television series My Name Is Earl and the films The Longest Yard and Taxi. Since 2012, Diaz has hosted the podcast, The Church of What’s Happening Now, is a regular guest on The Joe Rogan Experience, and produced an autobiographical documentary.
While he was touring as a working comic, he began acting in a variety television and film roles. You may recognize him from his appearances in The Mentalist, Children’s Hospital, My Name is Earl, or General Hospital – to name a few. On the film front, Diaz has held roles in The Longest Yard, Spider Man 2, Smiley Face, and Taxi, among others.