SA Studios x Danny Trejo: Actor Talks Life In L.A., Brisk Endorsement & Giving Back

In this two-minute short, the folks at SA Studios spend a day with Danny Trejo — who recently appeared in his first starring role in the film, “Machete” — as he cruised Los Angeles with renowned photographer Estevan Oriol and talked about his life, fame, giving back and more. Trejo was born in L.A., the son of Alice Rivera and Dan Trejo, a construction worker. He is of Mexican descent, and is a second cousin of filmmaker Robert Rodriguez…
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Danny Trejo (Machete) x Lipton Brisk Iced Tea Commercial

Latino superhero Machete (played by actor Danny Trejo) has joined the ranks of Lipton Brisk Iced Tea’s long list of iconic personalities brought to life in past commercials, including Babe Ruth, Bruce Lee, Elvis and Frank Sinatra. Done alongside the upcoming “Machete” DVD release (January 4th), Trejo’s character has been animated in the unmistakably Brisk claymation style made popular by the brand over a decade ago…
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David Choe Paints Poster of Danny Trejo (aka Machete)

In support of Robert Rodriguez’s upcoming film, Machete starring Danny Trejo, SA Studios orchestrated a true meeting of the minds when it introduced Trejo to world-renowned visual artist David Choe. Inspired by Danny’s iconic face, Choe crafted original poster art-based on Machete as a tribute. SA Studios was on-hand to capture this unique pairing and document the creation of David Choe’s original Machete art…
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Actor Danny Trejo (aka Machete) Lowriding With Mister Cartoon Through LA

With his upcoming movie, Machete with Robert Rodriguez, coming in over a week, veteran Latino actor Danny Trejo has been making his rounds, popping up all over the place. Most recently, he was spotted cruising Whittier Blvd. with the world famous Mister Cartoon. This is a video piece done by SA Studios, who was commissioned by Twentieth Century Fox to produce videos promoting Trejo’s upcoming Machete, where he stars in his first lead role…
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