Hollywood Desperado: Teen Comedian

Hollywood Desperado: chronicles a street-smart fearless kid from the barrio of East Los Angeles, with a talent for doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Jaime Monroy made a name for himself back in the mid-70’s into the 2000’s during his career as a stand-up comedian, he becomes an unlikely olympic prospect, teen-idol who can’t sing, screen prints million-dollar paintings on t-shirts and becomes the patented inventor…of a necklace!




Become a Hollywood Desperado!

Hollywood Desperado: Olympic Prospect


Hollywood Desperado: chronicles a street-smart fearless kid from the barrio of East Los Angeles, with a talent for doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Jaime Monroy made a name for himself back in the mid-70’s into the 2000’s during his career as a stand-up comedian, he becomes an unlikely olympic prospect, teen-idol who can’t sing, screen prints million-dollar paintings on t-shirts and becomes the patented inventor…of a necklace!





Hollywood Desperado: The Warm-up Kid

Hollywood Desperado: chronicles a street-smart fearless kid from the barrio of East Los Angeles, with a talent for doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Jaime Monroy made a name for himself back in the mid-70’s into the 2000’s during his career as a stand-up comedian, he becomes an unlikely olympic prospect, teen-idol who can’t sing, screen prints million-dollar paintings on t-shirts and becomes the patented inventor…of a necklace!

Upon turning 18, Jaime shifts full speed back into showbusiness, He hits the Sunset Strip and every open-mike night he could drive to. Then, Jaime gets his first big break on a television show called “Solid Gold”, and becomes the YOUNGEST WARM UP COMEDIAN IN TELEVISION HISTORY! which has him working with the biggest stars of the 80’s like Billy Idol, Madonna, Rick Springfield, the Go-Go’s, and then the call came to open for the biggest pop star in the world, Michael Jackson!



Become a Hollywood Desperado!

Hollywood Desperado: Hottest Opening Act

Hollywood Desperado: chronicles a street-smart fearless kid from the barrio of East Los Angeles, with a talent for doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Jaime Monroy made a name for himself back in the mid-70’s into the 2000’s during his career as a stand-up comedian, he becomes an unlikely olympic prospect, teen-idol who can’t sing, screen prints million-dollar paintings on t-shirts and becomes the patented inventor…of a necklace!

Upon turning 18, Jaime shifts full speed back into showbusiness, He hits the Sunset Strip and every open-mike night he could drive to. Then, Jaime gets his first big break on a television show called “Solid Gold”, and becomes the YOUNGEST WARM UP COMEDIAN IN TELEVISION HISTORY! which has him working with the biggest stars of the 80’s like Billy Idol, Madonna, Rick Springfield, the Go-Go’s, and then the call came to open for the biggest pop star in the world, Michael Jackson!

Hollywood Desperado: Teen Idol

Hollywood Desperado: chronicles a street-smart fearless kid from the barrio of East Los Angeles, with a talent for doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Jaime Monroy made a name for himself back in the mid-70’s into the 2000’s during his career as a stand-up comedian, he
becomes an unlikely olympic prospect, teen-idol who can’t sing, screen prints million-dollar paintings on t-shirts and becomes the patented inventor…of a necklace!

While touring as a top opening act comedian, Jaime thinks he’s been discovered as a sitcom star, and is signed by Hollywood power players, but to his surprise, he is marketed as America’s next TEEN IDOL.




Become a Hollywood Desperado!

Hollywood Desperado: Million Dollar Marketing Man

Hollywood Desperado: chronicles a street-smart fearless kid from the barrio of East Los Angeles, with a talent for doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Jaime Monroy made a name for himself back in the mid-70’s into the 2000’s during his career as a stand-up comedian, he becomes an unlikely olympic prospect, teen-idol who can’t sing, screen prints million-dollar paintings on t-shirts and becomes the patented inventor…of a necklace!

A year-long Hollywood Strike sets in. Struggling to pay the bills and on the brink of filing bankruptcy, Jaime uses his last $88.00, a little “spit shine” and a lot of showmanship to screen print million dollar Picasso paintings on the front of t-shirts out of his garage and becomes a MILLION DOLLAR MARKETING MAN. “Picasso Sportswear” T-shirts become his canvas and masterpiece artwork crowning him the “T-shirt king of the art world”.

Become a Hollywood Desperado!

Hollywood Desperado: Patented Inventor

Hollywood Desperado: chronicles a street-smart fearless kid from the barrio of East Los Angeles, with a talent for doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Jaime Monroy made a name for himself back in the mid-70’s into the 2000’s during his career as a stand-up comedian, he becomes an unlikely olympic prospect, teen-idol who can’t sing, screen prints million-dollar paintings on t-shirts and becomes the patented inventor…of a necklace!




Become a Hollywood Desperado!

Hollywood Desperado: Latin Prince of Comedy

Hollywood Desperado: chronicles a street-smart fearless kid from the barrio of East Los Angeles, with a talent for doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Jaime Monroy made a name for himself back in the mid-70’s into the 2000’s during his career as a stand-up comedian, he becomes an unlikely olympic prospect, teen-idol who can’t sing, screen prints million-dollar paintings on t-shirts and becomes the patented inventor…of a necklace!

Latino comedian Jaime Monroy is considered a pioneer among Mexican comedians, alongside Paul Rodriguez and George Lopez.
Monroy (born Alejandro X. Delgado) started his stand-up comedy career in 1978, shortly after the first successful Latino stand-up comedian, Puerto-Rican Freddie Prinze.



In Latino comedian Jaime Monroy, who is described as one of the most successful cross-over latino comedians, working nightclubs, television shows and opening acts for celebrities, rock bands of the 80's and 90's , including the biggest pop star in the world, Michael Jackson!

Comedian Jaime Monroy is acknowledged as the most successful mainstream latino comedian, delivering huge laughs that connects with all American audiences. “I never considered myself a Latino Comedian. I am a comedian who is Latino,” says Jaime Monroy. “I hoped my performances IMPROVED Latinos image and broke down stereotypes using my comedy that appeals to ALL audiences while maintainng my latin style!”




Become a Hollywood Desperado!

Hollywood Desperado: Manager/Producer

Hollywood Desperado: chronicles a street-smart fearless kid from the barrio of East Los Angeles, with a talent for doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Jaime Monroy made a name for himself back in the mid-70’s into the 2000’s during his career as a stand-up comedian, he becomes an unlikely olympic prospect, teen-idol who can’t sing, screen prints million-dollar paintings on t-shirts and becomes the patented inventor…of a necklace!

He becomes partners with the two most famous Hollywood managers, his mentors, Starmaker Jay Bernstein and Idolmaker Robert P. Marcucci, who are impressed by their young protégé. He only represents established celebrities and the next generation of Hollywood stars. He becomes an innovative Hollywood manager/producer and develops the single camera technique with his “Swing Pilot” concept at Paramount Studios, showcasing multiple pilots within one. Then Jaime launches an online network that features people in the enterainment industry who want to showcase their talent or tell their own story, from around the world on http://www.hollywooddesperadotv.com/



Known as the "Hollywood Desperado" from the documentary/film profiling his life and career, Jaime Monroy has broken down the negative Latino stereotypes and lives an inspirational story that all Americans can relate to. Making all audiences laugh and Latinos proud. Like a jet soaring through the sky and stopping only to refuel, Jaime Monroy’s rebellious never-give-up story inducts him into Hollywood royalty defining him as one-of-a-kind. His original, passionate, innovative and tell-it-like-it-is style keeps this persevering underdog on target to get the job done and succeed.

“To succeed in life, you may have to change roads, but not the destination.”
Jaime Monroy


Become a Hollywood Desperado!

Hollywood Desperado: Talk Show Host

The film Hollywood Desperado: chronicles a street-smart fearless kid from the barrio of East Los Angeles, with a talent for doing ordinary things in an extraordinary way. Jaime Monroy made a name for himself back in the mid-70’s into the 2000’s during his career as a stand-up comedian, he becomes an unlikely olympic prospect, teen-idol who can’t sing, screen prints million-dollar paintings on t-shirts and becomes the patented inventor…of a necklace!
Ready or not America! Latino comedian Jaime Monroy hopes to get a thumbs up and a timeslot on your regular late night talk show or primetime schedule. Jaime is one of the most engaging personalities on the talk-show circuit. His quick wit, sense of humor and warmth blend nicely with his ability to make guests feel comfortable and open to talk and say things they otherwise wouldn’t reveal.
“Spice Up Your Late Night” with Jaime Monroy!

Monroy is no stranger to the talk-show format. Early in his career he worked on such shows as “The Merv Griffin Show”, “The Dinah Shore Show”, “The Mike Douglas Show”, “Toni Tennille Show”, “The John Davidson Show” and king of late night, Johnny Carson! Jaime has also worked on “Arsenio Hall Show”, “Jenny Jones Show”, “The Tonight Show” with Jay Leno, “The Late Show” with David Letterman and “Leeza”.




Become a Hollywood Desperado!