Born in Cuba and raised in Union City, New Jersey, Nuņez started his comedy career by joining the Shock of the Funny improv troupe in New York. The troupe performed in the East Village for several years. Nuņez performed in theatre in New York and Washington D.C. before moving to Los Angeles in the mid 1990's, where he joined the Groundlings Theatre Company and performed in their Sunday Company.
Nuņez's television credits include Malcolm in the Middle, 24, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Reno 911, The District and Mad TV. Most recently, Nuņez created and sold a television pilot to Comedy Central titled Halfway Home. In film, he has appeared in The Italian Job, Reno 911: Miami, and When Do We Eat?
Having attended various colleges in New York such as F.I.T for fashion and Parsons School of Design for writing, Nuņez became a certified dental technician from Magna Institute of Dental Technology.
Nuņez currently lives in Los Angeles with his wife Carla and their mini-Schnauzer named Lila.
Oscar Nunez Facts
|Birthday||November 18, 1958 (59)|
|The Italian Job|
|Animal Friends 8-Movie Collection|
|Weight Loss, Parts 1 and 2|
|The Office: Digital Short Collection|
|Beethoven: The Complete Collection|
|Beethoven's Big Break|