Culiacán, Sinaloa, Mexico

Paul Rodriguez (born January 19, 1955) is a Mexican-born American stand-up comedian and actor. Rodriguez was born in Culiacán, Sinaloa, Mexico to parents who were migrant farm laborers. He was raised in East Los Angeles and served in the military, where he was stationed in Iceland and Duluth, Minnesota. His son, Paul Rodriguez Jr., is a professional skateboarder nicknamed P-Rod.

Rodriguez endorsed Meg Whitman in the 2010 California gubernatorial election.He started being a comedian when he found out his face was funny.