Height5' 6" (1.68 m)
Mini BiographyFrom a young age, it was clear that Hunter Payton Mendoza would be working in front of the camera. At the tender age 6, he was already seen in National commercials, as well as in the HBO series Funny or Die Presents... (2010) . Hunter is a versatile actor, always challenging himself to play different character types in all genres- Comedy, Drama, Improv, etc. Early 2020 you could see Hunter as Jordan on the Disney Channel's Raven's Home (2017) . Recently he booked the lead in the feature film A Genie's Tail with Laura Marano, Jake Paul and The Farley Brothers, as well as a role in L.A.'s Finest (2019) where he also performed a few of his own stunts, both set to come out later 2020/2021.
Hunter is often recognized for his recurring role on the NBC TV series A to Z (2014) created by Ben Queen with Rashida Jones and Will McCormack as Executive Producers. Once of his most rewarding experiences was playing a Young RJ Mitte in a challenging role as a young child with Muscular Dystrophy in the film Who's Driving Doug (2016) winning him an award in 2017 .Other TV credits include Criminal Minds (2005) , A Day in the Life (2016) , SyFy's Ominous (2015) and the TV Movie Love Unplugged (2017) Hunter was also able to utilize his knowledge of sign language in an award-winning lead in the short Father's Day Breakfast (2017) to play the son of a deaf man winning him two Best Actor awards in 2017 and 2018. Among his many national commercial bookings are Home Depot, Buick, Hyundai, McDonalds, and Samsung.
In addition to acting and improv, Hunter sings, dances, plays sports, is involved in many philanthropic and anti-bullying organizations, and is a Parkour Ninja Master who is constantly training. With his determination, talent, compassion, and gregarious nature, he will certainly be in the public eye for a long time.