Because we couldn’t stop at just one Dunder Mifflin employee, please welcome Oscar Nuñez to the Washington State Summer Con June on 17-19 in Puyallup. We all know him as Oscar Martinez from all nine seasons of The Office, and now he can add the title of Summer Con Featured Guest.
Oscar is a Cuban-American actor and comedian. His career started as a member of The Groundlings and later became a regular cast member on the hit NBC show The Office. He also created and co-starred in the Comedy Central series Halfway Home in 2007, and in 2014 co-starred in the short-lived USA Network comedy series Benched.
Nuñez started his comedy career in New York, performing over 300 shows with The Shock of the Funny theater company. The troupe was active in the East Village for several years. In addition to his work with Shock, Oscar appeared in theater in New York and Washington, D.C.
Oscar’s television credits include Malcolm in the Middle, 24, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Reno 911!, The District and Mad TV, in addition to his role on The Office. He was also the creator and executive producer of the Comedy Central series Halfway Home.
His film credits include The Italian Job (as a security guard), Reno 911!: Miami, and When Do We Eat?. In 2009, Oscar played the role of Ramon, the caterer, stripper, soda jerk, and finally clergy performing the wedding ceremony in The Proposal.
In 2018, Nuñez portrayed State Farm Insurance Agent Cole Perez in a series of commercials. Later, he portrayed Assistant Principal Carlos Hernandez on the Netflix original comedy series Mr. Iglesias.