About Ricky Velez
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, appeared on the Netflix series, MASTER OF NONE and will appear in the upcoming season of HBO’s CRASHING. Ricky was trained at the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts where he received the Special Recognition Diploma in Drama. 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."