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Carlos Mencia

Biography

Honduran given birth to comedian who was simply the host from the Humor Central show, Brain of Mencia, which had 4 time of year from 2005 to 2008. Throughout his profession he continues to be accused of stealing additional comics’ jokes which was satirized inside a 2009 bout of South Recreation area where he’s depicted stealing somebody else’s joke. He increased to prominence in L.A.’s nightclubs, and experienced his big break when he made an appearance on around the Arsenio Hall Display and Buscando Estrellas. In 1994, he got the work of sponsor of HBO’s latino humor display Loco Slam. His humor routines frequently play on Mexican stereotypes even though he is in fact Honduran. He grew up in Los Angeles’s east part, a community known because of its gangs, but his parents held him out of problems. He offers seventeen siblings and he offers one son along with his wife Amy. Arsenio Hall was among the 1st ones to note his skill, and asked him on his late-night display.

Quick Facts


Full Name Carlos Mencia
Date Of Birth October 22, 1967
Place Of Birth San Pedro Sula, Honduras
Height 1.72 m
Profession Comedian
Education California State University, Los Angeles, Garfield High School
Nationality American
Spouse Amy Mencia
Children Lucas Pablo Mencia
Parents Roberto Holness, Magdelena Mencía
Siblings Joseph Mencia
Nominations ALMA Award for Favorite TV Actor, ALMA Award for Year in TV Comedy - Actor
Movies Our Family Wedding, The Heartbreak Kid, Farce of the Penguins, Carlos Mencia: No Strings Attached, The Proud Family Movie, Carlos Mencia: Not for the Easily Offended: Live in San Jose, The Three Amigos, 29 Palms, Outta Time, Platinum Comedy Series: Vol. 2: George Lopez, Carlos Mencia: Performance Enhanced*, The Best of Comedy Central Presents
TV Shows Mind of Mencia, The Proud Family, Operation MySpace
Star Sign Libra

  • Facts
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  • Quotes
  • Trademarks
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#Fact
1Appearing in a TV commercial (alongside others) recommending the "Belly Burner," which he claims helped him to lose weight. [November 2009]
2Drives a Jaguar XKR.
3His son Lucas Pablo Mencia was born on December 14, 2006.
4He is the 17th of 18 children.


Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Carlos Mencia: New Territory2011TV Special documentary
Mind of MenciaTV Series creator - 58 episodes, 2005 - 2008 writer - 58 episodes, 2005 - 2008
Carlos Mencia: The Best of Funny Is Funny2007Video
Carlos Mencia: No Strings Attached2006TV Special documentary
Carlos Mencia: Not for the Easily Offended2005Video
The Three Amigos2003TV Special documentary
Comedy Central Presents2002TV Series documentary writer - 1 episode
Latino Laugh Festival1997TV Special
HBO Comedy Half-Hour1996TV Series 1 episode
Loco Slam1994TV Series 1994

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Carlos Mencia: New Territory2011TV Special documentary executive producer
Carlos Mencia: Performance Enhanced2008TV Special documentary executive producer
Mind of Mencia2005-2008TV Series executive producer - 59 episodes
Carlos Mencia: The Best of Funny Is Funny2007Video executive producer
Carlos Mencia: No Strings Attached2006TV Special documentary executive producer
Carlos Mencia: Not for the Easily Offended2005Video executive producer

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
La Chamba2012TV SeriesCarlos
Our Family Wedding2010Miguel Ramirez
The Heartbreak Kid2007Tito
Drawn Together2006TV SeriesKing of Mexico
Farce of the Penguins2006Juan Sanchez (voice)
The Proud Family2001-2005TV SeriesFelix Boulevardez
The Proud Family Movie2005TV MovieFelix Boulevardez (voice)
29 Palms2002The Comedian
The Shield2002TV SeriesGabo
Outta Time2002Juancho
The Bernie Mac Show2001TV SeriesChuy
Moesha1999TV SeriesCarlos
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1995-1997TV SeriesXolotl / Poncho
In Living Color1990TV SeriesValet

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
They Put It Out There2011TV Movie special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
WGN Morning News2016TV SeriesHimself
Noches con Platanito2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Gotham Comedy Live2013-2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Host
Dish Nation2014TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Ghost Stories2012TV Series documentaryHimself
The Wendy Williams Show2010-2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Carlos Mencia: New Territory2011TV Special documentaryHimself - Comic
Phunny Business: A Black Comedy2011DocumentaryHimself
The Daily Habit2011TV SeriesHimself
Rock n' Gol2010TV MovieHimself
Made in Hollywood2010TV SeriesHimself
The Mo'Nique Show2010TV SeriesHimself
I Am Comic2010DocumentaryHimself
Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race2009TV MovieHimself
Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America2009TV Series documentaryHimself
America United: In Support of Our Troops2008TV MovieHimself
Carlos Mencia: Performance Enhanced2008TV Special documentaryHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2005-2008TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Guest
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno1997-2008TV SeriesHimself
Más vale tarde2008TV SeriesHimself
Operation MySpace2008TV MovieHimself - Host
Up Close with Carrie Keagan2007TV SeriesHimself
MADtv2007TV SeriesHimself - Special Guest
HBO First Look2007TV Series documentaryHimself
2007 Primetime Creative Arts Emmy Awards2007TV SpecialHimself - Host
Mind of Mencia2005-2007TV SeriesHimself / Himself - Host / Various
2007 ALMA Awards2007TV SpecialHimself
Carlos Mencia: The Best of Funny Is Funny2007VideoHimself
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2006TV SeriesHimself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2005-2006TV SeriesHimself
Last Call with Carson Daly2006TV SeriesHimself
2006 ALMA Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
Carlos Mencia: No Strings Attached2006TV Special documentaryHimself
Last Laugh '052005TV MovieHimself
Too Late with Adam Carolla2005TV SeriesHimself
Weekends at the DL2005TV SeriesHimself
Carlos Mencia: Not for the Easily Offended2005VideoHimself
Dennis Miller2005TV SeriesHimself
Ego Trip's Race-O-Rama2005TV Series documentaryHimself
The Drop2004TV SeriesHimself
Uncensored Comedy: That's Not Funny!2003TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Three Amigos2003TV Special documentaryHimself
Comedy Central Presents2002TV Series documentaryHimself
The Test2001TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
The Roseanne Show1998TV SeriesHimself
Latino Laugh Festival1997TV SpecialHimself - Comedian
HBO Comedy Half-Hour1996TV SeriesHimself
Loco Slam1994TV SeriesHimself - Host
Comic Relief VI1994TV Special documentaryHimself

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Gotham Comedy Live2013-2014TV Series documentaryHimself - Comedian
WWE Raw2006TV SeriesHimself

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2010Imagen AwardImagen Foundation AwardsBest Actor - FilmOur Family Wedding (2010)
2008ALMA AwardALMA AwardsOutstanding Male Performance in a Comedy Television SeriesMind of Mencia (2005)
2008Vision AwardNAMIC Vision AwardsBest Performance - ComedyMind of Mencia (2005)
2007ALMA AwardALMA AwardsOutstanding Actor - Television Series, Mini-Series or Television MovieMind of Mencia (2005)
2007Imagen AwardImagen Foundation AwardsBest Actor - TelevisionMind of Mencia (2005)


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#Trademark
1Saying "Dee dee dee!" when referring to stupid people

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