MANNY PACHECO – BIOGRAPHY

  

Manny Pacheco, author of "Forgotten Hollywood Forgotten History"   Manny Pacheco is currently a Southern California television and radio personality. His career has spanned over three decades. He co-hosted the Daytime Emmy-nominated In Studio on KCOP 13; and appeared on NBC’s Santa Barbara. He’s moderated public television pledge drives (KCET). Manny had a principal role in a documentary, Karaoke Fever, featured at the Los Angeles Film Festival in 2001. He received a Best Weblog accolade from the Los Angeles Press Club’s 54th Annual Southern California Journalism Awards

   Manny is also a voice-over commercial actor, and clients have included FORD, GTE, ARCO, MILLER LITE and HONDA. He has worked on KRLA, KFI, and KBIG. He’s been a broadcaster in Los Angeles his entire career. He currently hosts FORGOTTEN HOLLYWOOD radio program on 15-10 Financial News & Talk on the Astor Broadcasting Group.

Manny and Laurie  at the 2008 SAG Awards

Manny and Laurie -  2008 SAG Awards

   Pacheco is a 30-year member of the Screen Actor’s Guild, and a member of the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists and Pacific Pioneer Broadcasters. Manny wrote an article about his experience at the 2008 Screen Actors Guild Awards that appeared on LA Radio.com and in Karaoke Scene Magazine

   A Los Angeles-native, Manny received his undergraduate degree at UCLA in Bachelor of Arts, Political Science. He is happily married to Laurie, and they live in Cypress, CA.

   Forgotten Hollywood Forgotten History is the first in a series of award-winning paperbacks. Son of Forgotten Hollywood Forgotten History was published in January, 2012.