Agent: John Silbersack
Trey Radel is an author, actor, journalist, and former Member of the United States Congress.
Radel is the author of DEMOCRAZY, a True Story of Weird Politics, Money, Madness, and Finger Food, described by Huffington Post as “a brutally honest, outrageous memoir, exposing how the Washington sausage really gets made.”
Radel built a successful career in media, reporting and anchoring television news. He also launched and sold a community newspaper to the E.W. Scripps Company.
Passionate about our country and politics, Radel, a rookie to politics, later ran for the United States Congress. He won but eventually resigned. His wild ride is documented in his book.
Radel’s love for people, places, and especially foreign cultures has taken him from South America to Southeast Asia. He is fluent in English, Spanish, and Italian.
Radel studied improv comedy at Second City in Chicago. Currently, as an occasional actor, Radel has had roles on Sony’s Crackle app and the Discovery Network.