Star Fred Armisen on His Mother
'Portlandia' Star Fred Armisen on His Mother's "Spanish Accent," His Latin Roots & More!
By Sugey Palomares | 12/14/2012 - 08:57

As the co-creator and co-star of Portlandia and the second-longest running cast mate on SNL, Fred Armisen draws plenty of inspiration from his Latino roots. The half-Venezuelan comedian is known for creating hilarious and insanely popular characters on the NBC franchise, including the Dominican talk show host Manuel Ortiz and the timbales-playing Fericito, also known for his catch phrase, “I’m jus kiddin.’”

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