Oscar Nuñez

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Oscar Nuñez is best known for playing Oscar Martinez on NBC's The Office.  He has won an Emmy, two SAG Awards, an ALMA Award, a TV Land Award and an Impact Award from the National Hispanic Media Coalition for the role.  Oscar is also recognized for his role in the hit movie The Proposal and for creating and starring in his own Comedy Central series, Halfway Home. Raised in New Jersey, Oscar's acting career started on the East Coast.  He studied acting in New York and Washington D.C. and performed with The Shock of the Funny improv troupe.  After stints studying fashion, art and dentistry, Oscar moved to Los Angeles where he performed with the Groundlings as a member of their Sunday Company. Oscar starred alongside The Rock and Zac Ephron in the Baywatch movie, with Antonio Banderas in the Chilean mining disaster film The 33 and as the opposing attorney to Rob Lowe in the Lifetime original movie Prosecuting Casey Anthony.  He has guested on TV shows like New Girl, Brooklyn Nine Nine, Life in Pieces, It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, American Housewife, Curb Your Enthusiasm and lent his voice to animations like Bob's Burgers, The Life and Times of Tim, Home and the upcoming Where’s Waldo?  He has recurred on Showtime’s Shameless, Comedy Central’s Reno 911, and was a series regular on the 2014 USA legal comedy, Benched.  Oscar currently stars on the TBS comedy hit, People of Earth.