Comedian Joey Diaz joins News 12 to talk comedy, career and his new book

Joey Diaz’s book "Tremendous: The Life of a Comedy Savage" tells his life story that includes his criminal past, battle with addiction, and how he became a stand-up comedy star.

News 12 Staff

May 24, 2023, 12:19 PM

Updated 389 days ago

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Actor and comedian Joey "Coco" Diaz who grew up in North Bergen and lives in Marlboro, has a new book out about his roller coaster life. Diaz was in "The Sopranos" prequel movie "The Many Saints of Newark,” "Spider-Man 2” and "The Longest Yard," and more.
Comedian Joey Diaz and News 12's Carissa Lawson.
His book "Tremendous: The Life of a Comedy Savage" tells his life story that includes his criminal past, battle with addiction, and how he became a stand-up comedy star.
His book signing and meet and greet will take place at Bookends Bookstore in Ridgewood on Wednesday at 6 p.m.


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