Johnny A. Sanchez

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Johnny A. Sanchez
Born (1968-05-14) May 14, 1968 (age 49)
Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Occupation Actor/Comedian
Years active 2000–present
Notable work Various roles in MADtv

Johnny A. Sanchez (born May 14, 1968) is a stand-up comedian and actor, best known as a member of MADtv since its thirteenth season.


Johnny A. Sanchez has spent many years as a stand-up comedian and is a veteran of many Los Angeles comedy clubs. He has also done voice over work, most notably as the voice of Lombardo in Happy Feet and reprised the role in the 2011 sequel.

He has occasionally been confused with New York City native actor/producer Johnny Sanchez, usually due to the omission of the middle initial which differentiates both artists.


Sanchez was on MADtv from 2007 to its end in 2009. He was the show's fourth Latino castmember (after Pablo Francisco, Nelson Ascencio, and Jill-Michele Meleán).


  • Nacho Hernandez, also known as "Li'l Joker"
  • Farhid, the kite salesman


Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Association Award Category Result
2008 ALMA Awards Outstanding Male Performance in a Comedy Television Series Nominated

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