Joey Diaz

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Diaz in March 2015

Jose Antonio Diaz (born February 19, 1963), better known as Joey "CoCo" Diaz, is a Cuban-born American stand-up comedian and actor. He has appeared in movies and television shows such as The Longest Yard, My Name Is Earl, Grudge Match, The Dog Who Saved Christmas and Spider-Man 2. He is also well known for his appearances on podcasts such as his own that he hosts, The Church of What's Happening Now (2012–present), and as a guest on The Joe Rogan Experience. He also voiced Roman "The Butcher" Barbieri in the video game Mafia III (2016).

Diaz was born in Havana, Cuba. He moved to the United States with his parents in the 1970s, living in North Bergen, New Jersey. He was heavy cocaine user until 2007. He has a daughter with his ex-wife. He married his second wife, Terrie Clark, in 2009.[1]

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  1. Tirella, Tricia (November 29, 2009). "'The Dog that Saved Christmas'". The Hudson Reporter. Retrieved September 13, 2018.

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