In This Episode
We interview Jesus Trejo, a first-generation Mexican-American Los Angeles-based comedian, actor, and writer -as they premier ‘We Need to Talk About America’, produced by Fuse Content Studio which premiered on April 20.
Our Special Guest – Comedian Jesus Trejo
Jesus Trejo is a Los Angeles based, comedian, actor, and writer. Born and raised in Long Beach, Trejo’s first hour stand-up special STAY AT HOME SON recently premiered on Showtime. He can be seen recurring as the role of Mr. Trujillo on the Netflix series MR. IGLESIAS, and in roles on ALONE TOGETHER (Freeform) and TEACHERS (TV Land). Jesus is also the host of Tacos Con Todo, a web series from Complex/First We Feast (HOT ONES) in which he navigates the LA taco scene with celebrity guests.
Currently, he is developing and writing his own children’s books, as a part of a two-book deal with publisher Minedition. Jesus’ younger-self will be the protagonist in both books, and his upbringing will serve as a backdrop to the many life lessons he learned working as a first generation Mexican-American. Jesus was named a Variety Top 10 Comic to watch in 2017, and is a paid regular at the Comedy Store in Los Angeles.