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Hollywood Action Star Brings Darker Side Of His Past To Light To Provide Inspiration For Troubled Ventura County Teens

Posted on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 12:55am


Actor Danny Trejo Speaks to Teens At The Ventura County Probation Agency's Juvenile Detention Facility (Photo By Nik Blaskovich)

Actor Danny Trejo Speaks At The Ventura County Probation Agency’s Juvenile Detention Facility (Photo By Nik Blaskovich)

He’s played lots of good guys, and a few bad guys during his three decades in Hollywood.

But, perhaps actor Danny Trejo’s most important role is as a real life ex-convict who visits jails and prisons to encourage inmates to get their lives on the right track.

KCLU’s Lance Orozco was on hand as Trejo visited a juvenile detention facility in Ventura County.

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