Joseph Nunez (sometimes credited as Joe Nunez) is an American actor best known for his recurring role as Manche Sanchez in the first two seasons of the action drama television series Prison Break, from 2005-2006.
He studied and performed improv and sketches at the world-renowned Second City, Annoyance Theater, and Improv Olympic.
He honed his comedic skills as a founding member of the all-Latin improvisation troupe, Salsation, by writing and performing original material in critically acclaimed sketch comedy revues.
Soon after, his sights were set for Hollywood. With perseverance and support from friends and family he was soon able to catch the attention of legendary directors such as Tony Scott, Judd Apatow, Gabriele Muccino and Gore Verbinski.
Joe hails from Chicago but now calls Los Angeles home.