|Born:||July 13, 1946|
|Years Active:||1978 - present|
Richard Anthony "Cheech" Marin is a comedian and actor who rose to fame as part of the 1970s counterculture partnership of Cheech & Chong. He has gone on to be a mainstay of the short-lived Golden Girls sequel, The Golden Palace and enjoyed a long run as Joe Dominguez on Nash Bridges. Away from television, he has had roles in films such as the Spy Kids series and Once Upon A Time In Mexico, as well as contributing his distinctive tones to animated features including The Lion King and Cars franchises. He portrayed Deacon Jones on the USA Network hit series Psych.