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Rick  Najera
Rick Najera

California-born Rick Najera is an award-winning actor, writer, director, and producer with credits in film, television, theater, and Broadway. He recently wrote, starred, and produced his second feature film, Taco Shop, and penned the holiday feature film, Nothing Like the Holidays, which won him a prestigious American Latino Media Arts (ALMA) Award. He has been nominated for two Writers Guild of America (WGA) Awards for his writing on MADtv, and honored twice by Hispanic Business Magazine as one of its 100 Most Influential Hispanics.



The Biggest Blessing Known as the Latino Tyler Perry, Rick Najera is an award-winning actor-writer-director-producer and literary pioneer who has captured the warmth,... Comments


Hayhouse Tales of Everyday Magic Novel, Painting the Future -Opening scene

Jonathan Langley's life took a devastating turn when he lost his eyesight to a rare illness. Once a successful painter and printmaker, Jonathan now li


Almost White
Almost White

In Almost White, award-winning writer, actor, director, comedian, playwright, and producer Rick Najera explores what it means to be a Latino against the ever-changing backdrop of his life as a Hollywo