Ricky Velez is a New-York based actor and stand-up comedian who was named one of Variety's "Ten Comics to Watch." He was a correspondent on Comedy Central's THE NIGHTLY SHOW WITH LARRY WILMORE, and he has appeared on Comedy Central’s THIS WEEK AT THE COMEDY CELLAR. As a comic, Ricky was named "New York's Funniest Comedian" by Caroline's Comedy Club and was featured in Comedy Central's and The New York Comedy Festival's Fifth annual "Comics to Watch."
Ricky appears in King of Staten Island premiering at the 2020 SXSW Film Festival: https://schedule.sxsw.com/2020/films/2023451
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