Comedian & Actor
WHO IS BLAZE MANCILLAS?
Born and raised in the Bay Area, Blaze is a Mexican-American comedian and actor living in NYC. When he isn’t acting or performing comedy he works as a radio sound engineer. In his comedy he doesn’t shy away from talking about race and what it’s like growing up mixed ethnicity. On stage you’ll get to know his family, his views on New Yorkers and the adventures of working with radio personalities. Blaze received his MFA in acting from Columbia University and is a member of SAG-AFTRA and AEA.
LET'S GET LIT PODCAST
Beginning October 7th, each week Blaze Mancillas melds the world of audiobooks with the world of comedy podcasts, reading a chapter from the H.G. Wells 1898 Science-Fiction classic The War of the Worlds while comedians including Judah Friedlander, Josh Gondelman and Shalewa Sharpe interrupt to provide their jokes, commentary, questions and anything that pops into their head. The novel is read in its entirety so listeners are welcome to pick up a copy and join with us or just laugh along to the story while you continue to go about your human activities. Listen and subscribe!
Blaze won a 2020 Webby award for hosting daily music trivia game
SongPop Live was a music trivia gameshow that was broadcast live to mobile devices twice a day, every day in the USA, Canada, the UK and Austalia.
Check out video of our award presentation and 5 word acceptance speech.
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