My name is Mariano Mendoza, I was born on September 17th, 1968 in Los Angeles General Hospital.
I am the oldest of 9 brothers and sisters. Growing up in Compton, California, I spent a majority of my life in and out of foster care as well as a few homes for boys.
Master Chancla a Mexican Kung Fu parody created by Mariano Mendoza is making noise with this intense revamp! Not that the first short film wasn't funny enough, but this new version takes a deeper look into the character of Master Chancla growing up, and is carrying a powerful punch against bullying! From being bullied as a child, his mother helps him make a crucial decision in his life to take a stand and stop bullies in their place. With the Chancla. A couple of the same characters have come along with the remake and it sure to make you laugh and the graphics are amazing!!! To see the original version of Master Chankla you can by clicking HERE, To see the spin-off of Master Chankla The Oracle of Nunchuku, click HERE.
The career of Mariano "Big Dawg" Mendoza is an impressive one indeed. He is an MMA fighter, actor, stuntman, veteran, co-host on Mariano "Big Dawg's" Corner, and has been deemed "The World's Strongest Latino" and rated in the top 100 fighters in the world!
He has well over 111 acting credits as of right now on IMDb. His autobiography "The Untold Story of Mariano Mendoza" was released in 2017 and is now available to rent and buy on Amazon, In Walmart, and Best Buy (just click the green text). Recent films and TV series you can see him in now are "Duel of Legands"(2018), "The Pining"(2018), "Voyeur"(2018), "Compton's Finest"(February 2019 release), "Pontius Pilate", "Better Call Saul", "Training Day", "Brooklyn Nine-Nine", the upcoming 2019 film Rob Zombie sequel "3 from Hell". He has been a stunt coordinator for a scene on the T.V. show "The Mentalist" and featured as a coach in the episode called "Blood Sport". In 2012 he was featured as Junior the Thug in the movie "School Dance", with Nick Cannon as the director. With Wilmer Valderrama as his brother in the movie, featuring Kevin Hart, George Lopez and Efren Ramirez. He has most recently had a reoccurring part on Eastbound and Down as Rodney "Hammer" Garcia in Season 4. just to name a few. You can expect to see more and more of Mariano on the big screen and on your TV this year because he is getting hit after hit in and not just in MMA!
He is known as Oleg in the video game "Saints Row 3" He was also featured in the "MMA Supremacy" as Mariano "Big Dawg" the boxer. He has numerous world record titles such as Muscle Beach Strong Man 1995 and 1996. He has the World Record at 220 lbs with the Strict Curl and it is still undefeated.
Between filming and Interviewing other celebrities, Mariano started Big Dawg's ENT., and has started writing and producing short films.
Films Mariano has created include The Testimonial (Previously called Testimony), that is available on Amazon Prime, Prison Musles, Master Chankla and is currently working behind the scenes putting together a feature film of Master Chankla. The Oracle of Nunchucku: a Master Chankla Series will be adapted into part of the feature film and will have more talent, more fun and a ton of laughs!
Not only creating Big Dawg's ENT., Mariano has also started his own jewelry line called Giant B.D. Jewelry and are available upon request. Many pendants are made with high caliber bullets, sterling silver, gold and copper. Check out the photos below and if you are interested in any pieces let us know!
To keep up with what Mariano "Big Dawg" Mendoza has going on, you can follow him on:
Youtube: Mariano Big Dawg
IMDb: Mariano 'Big Dawg' Mendoza
Official Website: MarianoMendoza.com
Big Dawg's Corner: Mariano "Big Dawg's Corner
Wiki: Mariano "Big Dawg" Mendoza
Mariano "Big Dawg" Mendoza Acting Reel 2018
The Untold Story of Mariano Mendoza Trailer
THE MASKED SINGER just launched it's series premiere the first week of the new year and there has been an internet frenzy ever since... Who is behind the Mask? Who Is Deer? What is going on with Nick Cannon's hair?
Do you have any idea's of who you think The Masked Singer's could be? In particular, Who Is Deer? (Let us know in the comments below)
You can tune into THE MASKED SINGER on Wednesday night's at 9/8c on FOX.
What has Mariano "Big Dawg" Mendoza been up to aside from Co-Hosting on Mariano "Big Dawg's" Corner? Making movies of course! And when I say making movies, I mean movie after movie after movie!
Mariano plays "Death Wish" in Dale Stelly's new 2018 Film "Compton's Finest", which is set to come to a theater near you on December 7, 2018.
Compton's Finest is set in Compton, California where two of Compton's Finest, Det. Blackman and Det. Vargas are on the hunt for Columbian drug lord Silk Delgado who is flooding the streets of Compton's with the world's most deadliest drug called "The Devils's Breath". I have to say from the clip this film absolutely has some hilarious moments!
WATCH the trailer for Compton's Finest below.
Check out the pics from behind the scenes of Compton's Finest below.
To keep up with what films Mariano "Big Dawg" Mendoza has coming you can follow him at:
Master Chankla AKA Master Chingon is a Mexican Parody of Kung Fu Hustle meets Nacho Libre. "Master C."(Mariano "Big Dawg" Mendoza) has a pupil, "Chuy" (Anthony Ray) that is searching for his purpose in life and challenges Master C - Chuy is given the task to snatch the pinto bean from The hand of Master Chankla and fails several times in this hilarious short comedy film.
Master Wang Wang (Mark Krenik) is the highest Master of all and Chuy must train over and over again... but someone keeps letting one rip and the smell is putrid.
In the mean time The Oracle of Nunchuku (Dawn Piercy) must create the winds of time and warn Master Chankla of Chuys' plan...
Master Chankla Poster
Master Chankla is set to release in 2019, but you can catch the preview of this hilarious comedy short BELOW.
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