Andrew Phillip Almanza

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Andrew Phillip Almanza
Andrew Phillip Almanza

(1993-06-11) June 11, 1993 (age 27)
Years active2013-present

Andrew Phillip Almanza (born June 11, 1993)[1][2] is an American Internet personality,[3] television actor,[4][5] from Portland, Oregon who became known on social media and appearing in many TV shows and commercials.[6][7] He is the nephew of guitarist Henry Trejo.[8][9][10][11]

Early life[edit | hide all | hide | edit source]

Almanza was born in El Paso, Texas but moved to the suburbs of Portland, Oregon when he was just a baby. He grew up in a small town outside Portland named Wilsonville, Oregon[12] he attended Wilsonville High School and was class of 2011 but ended up getting his GED. He is the nephew of guitarist Henry Trejo who is a former member of Grammy Award winning band The Mars Volta and regularly tours with Red Hot Chili Peppers,[13] Weezer[14] and more.[15][16][17][18]

Career[edit | hide | edit source]

In 2011 Almanza started posting photos and videos of himself on popular apps like Instagram,[19] Tumblr[20] earning thousands of followers. Since 2013 Andrew has been appearing in television shows and commercials for Grimm (TV series),[21][22][23] The Librarians (2014 TV series),[24] Mystery Diners[25] on the Food Network,[26] HP,[27] Bing[28] He has been compared to Kim Kardashian and Paris Hilton for being famous for being famous.[29]

Filmography[edit | hide | edit source]

Television[edit | hide | edit source]

Year Film Episode Role
2013 Grimm "Endangered" Perp
2013 HP commercial Band Member
2013 Grimm "El Cuycuy" Witness
2013 Bing commercial friends
2014 Mystery Diners "Missing Memorabilia" Diner
2015 The Librarians Season 2 Episode 4 Club Patron