Diego Torrado is an award-winning actor and stand-up comedian based in Chicago, Illinois. He was born in Philadelphia and raised in Ithaca, New York. There, he fell in love with acting, theatre, comedy, and cinema. Since his childhood, Diego has appeared on Chicago Fire, various commercials and short films, and toured across the country as a stand-up comedian. He is the recipient of the Best Youth Performance award (Buffalo Niagara Film Festival) for his performance in Hens and Chicks.
He graduated from The Second City Film School where he received the Stage 18 Membership Award.