Biography: John Rocha is an on-camera host, reviewer, writer, and producer who currently runs his own outlet, The Outlaw Nation which you can find on YouTube. He hosts shows covering the worlds of entertainment including The Geek Buddies, The Hot Mic, The Jedi Way, The Outlaw Nation, The John and Wendy Show as well as his movie reviews and trailer reactions. A Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer Approved critic, his work has been seen or read on numerous outlets like Collider, Screen Junkies, The Tracking Board, Geek & Sundry, Schmoedown Entertainment Network, Geeks of Color, Afterbuzz, the Hollywood Critics Association and more.John also hosts podcasts that deal with the world of Film and TV titled The Top 10, The Cine-Files, The Geek Buddies and his passion project The Deep Cut where he has interviewed numerous actors, writers and directors about their work and their inner lives. John enjoys talking about movies from all genres and decades with his various cohosts and guests on these shows. A VoiceOver artist as well, you’ll hear John’s voice work on projects from Transformers: Robots in Disguise, Sofia the First, Grand Theft Auto and as the voice on Crypt TV for their social video campaigns promoting the release of current horror films. He is honored to have been appointed a Board Member of the HCA in 2022 and looks forward to a great year working for this organization.
Favorite Films: The Godfather Part II, Apocalypse Now, Lawrence of Arabia, Tootsie, Seven Samurai, Blade Runner, When Harry Met Sally, High and Low, 2001: A Space Odyssey, Citizen Kane, On The Waterfront, 1917, The Matrix, Fight Club, West Side Story, An American in Paris, Vertigo, The Dark Knight, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, and Avengers: Endgame.
First Film You Ever Saw: Pinocchio