Johnny Hotshot
The Crowd Rustler

 ANYTHING     ANYWHERE     ANYTIME





ABOUT  HOTSHOT
ACHIEVEMENTS  ~  FAQ's  ~  BIO  ~  CLIENT LIST  ~  FAN INFO  ~  CONTACT INFO




            



         
ACHIEVEMENTS:

2010
WORLD CHAMPION
GUNSLINGER
OLD TUCSON GUNSLINGER SHOWDOWN

~

2009
SASS/WWPAS
WORLD CHAMPION
GUN SPINNER

~

OFFICIAL
PRODUCT TESTER
FOR
F.LLI PIETTA
Firearms

~

OFFICIAL
SPOKESPERSON
FOR THE
NATIONAL DAY
OF THE
COWBOY


~

LIFETIME HONORARY MEMBERSHIP
Hollywood Stuntman's
Hall of Fame

~

Recipient
2010
Spirit of the
West
Award

~

PRODUCER
OF THE 1ST
INTERNATIONAL
RODEO
EVER IN THE
MIDDLE EAST
THE 2010
CEDAR STAMPEDE
AT
EL RANCHO
IN LEBANON

~

INVITATIONAL PERFORMANCE

for the
Olympic Fencing Association
of swordfighting comedy show
Thee Dueling Idiots

~

Creater, Writer, Director
MOST SUCCESSFUL EVENT EVER
at Old Tucson Studios
(Arizonas largest theme park)

for Nightfall, Ghost Town Nights

~

Multiple Awards for individual shows including:

INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AWARD U.S.S.R.
for performance tour of Russia


~

BEST SHOW
National Gunfighters Competition
Old West Living History Foundation

BEST ACTION SEQUENCE
National Gunfighters Competition
Old West Living History Foundation


BEST SHOW
Valhalla Renaissance Festival
for Dueling Idiots

BEST NEW SHOW
K.C. Renaissance Festival
for Dueling Idiots
~
BANNED FOR LIFE
from Gaslight Dinner Theatre
(after "killing" an "audience member" in a magic show.)
"Those dinner theatre guys have
no sense of humor"





LINKS
If you like what you see here, you may want to check out some of my freinds at the links below. quality entertainers and services. And be sure to tell them Hotshot sent you!

For EVERYTHING WILD WEST,  mechanical bulls, performers, caterers and more go to:
wildwestperformers.com


If you need musical or themed entertainment in southern Arizona go to:
twiliteproductionsaz.com

My favorite western performers:
looprawlins.com

joeydillon.com

willrogers.tv


If you are looking for Annie Oakley, this husband - wife team is it. Fancy shooting and a history lesson, check out:
shootingstarhistory.com


If you need a photographer or vidiographer, you won't find any better than award winning :
taylorestudios.com

Here is some ass-kicking street tough indie-blue grass if you think you can handle it:
The Dusty Buskers

To learn more about the world of the circus side show go to:
sideshowworld.com
Preserving the Past....Promoting the Future of Sideshow.


FOR BOOKING & INFO
SHOOT A MESSAGE TO:

CONTACT:
Hotshot Performer
Jon Mincks at

 602-292-1617    or
email-hotshot

For booking please email Hotshot with:

EVENT :
DATE & TIME

CITY & STATE

TYPE OF VENUE

CONTACT INFO

DESCRIPTION


HOTSHOT IS AVAILABLE THE WORLD OVER WITH ONLY LOCAL GUN LAWS NEEDING TO BE NEGOTIATED FOR SOME SHOWS. IF YOU HAVE AN EVENT AND ARE NOT SURE HOW HOTSHOT AND HIS TEAM MIGHT FIT,  JUST CALL. WE HAVE PRODUCED SUCCESSFUL ENTERTAINMENT IN THE MOST UNLIKELY PLACES.



WHEN YOU ARE READY TO TURN YOUR EVENT INTO AN EXPERIENCE THAT WILL BE TALKED ABOUT FOR YEARS, CALL
HOTSHOT








                      




FAN CORRAL


MOTTO:
Nunquam fides a lamia.

Watch your back, conserve ammo and never, ever, trust a vampire.

BEST PRODUCTION:
My kids.

INSPIRATIONS:
Bruce Lee,
Lon Chaney, Douglas Fairbanks,
Tom Mix,
Steve McQueen,

Edward G. Robinson,
Sam Peckinpah,
John Ford,

Erich Wiess,
Lamont Cranston,
Peter Parker, Norrin Radd, Bruce Wayne, Matt Murdock, Yakko Wakko & Dot, Z-Boys, Rorschach,

REMEMBER:
"There are only two kinds of people in the world. Johnny Cash fans and those who will be."

QUOTE:
"The only real truth is, there is no spoon."


"I'm not trapped in here with you. You're trapped in here with me!"



SOME FAVORITES:
Apocalypse Now,
My Name is Nobody,

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid,
Return of the Dragon, Enter the Dragon,
The Last American Hero, Bullet,
The Getaway,
The Wild Bunch,
Lucky Luke,

Bring me the head of Alfredo Garcia
Once upon a time in the west,
Pat Garett and Billy the Kid,
The Three Musketeers ('74),
Blade Runner,
Full Metal Jacket,
Animaniacs,
THX 1138, Dark Star,
Evil Keneval,
Watchmen,



AS TUNES GO:
Chingon, Calexico,The Who, Sex Pistols, CH.88, Devo, The Tubes, Tom Waites, Bobby Darin,
The Killers, UPS,
Devil Doll,

Way Out West (from Tucson), The Dusty Buskers (from Tucson),
The Bonzo Dog Band,
Royal Crown Revue,
Wayne the train Hancock,
the Reverend Horton Heat and of course Johnny Cash.



THANKS TO:
My kids, who constantly amaze me with their cheer and presence.
My parents who have put up with more than any parent should have to.
Mike & Mimi, Sam, Pan, Stain, Kenzie, Slug, Peter Rabit, Charlie Brown,
Jack Manning, Gary Gygax,
The Banzai Institute, Stan the man,
Moon of the Loon Ent., a.k.a. Theatre and Quest Productions, Red, Nino and you.
Those who have gone before; Sam, Eric, Andy, .Bunga, Gypsy, Ron, Dave and so many others
Hell, without you, none of this would be nescesary.  





The worst wave is one not ridden.







GIVE CHANCE A PIECE.




A Tight Jam Production
BIO


HOTSHOT PERFORMER
JOHNNY TUSCADERO

(a.k.a. Johnny Hotshot, Jon Mincks, Mad Mincks, Creepy John, The Great Johnny Houdidn't) has been thrilling audiences with his unique blend of extraordinary theatrics and amazing skills since childhood. An incredible entertainer who brings belief and vitality to even the most outlandish characters, he has developed his presentation ability to the height of audience enjoyment. Whether on screen, stage or street, Mincks captivates audiences with his beguiling presence and razor sharp wit. He is at once cool, charming and a complete numbskull whose charm is only rivaled by his incredible skills and physical mastery. He has now produced and performed literally thousands of shows for hundreds of thousands of audience members and each one gets everything he has, every time.

Hotshot calls Arizona home but leaves a set of socks in every state he travels to.

HOTSHOT IS:

AN EXPERT WEAPONS HANDLER
and instructor of theatrical weapons use, a master with rapier and dagger, broad sword and simply one of the fastest guns you will ever see. His trick and fancy gun handling is rivaled by only a handful of professional gunslingers today.

A MASTER ESCAPE ARTIST & ILLUSIONIST, who performs rope & chain escapes, the Human blockhead, suicide by playing card and the notorious straight jacket escape as well as some of the oddest physical manipulations around,

A STUNTMAN & STUNT COORDINATOR
who's work has won him an honorary membership in the Hollywood Stuntman's Hall of Fame and multiple awards,

A SCREEN ACTORS GUILD MEMBER with appearances in over 30 films and T.V. shows including:


Easy Rider II
Three Kings

Tombstone
The Quick and the Dead
Interstate 60
The Young Riders
Gunsmoke
Roswell
Pontiac Moon
Chicago Hope
Tank Girl
Fast Getaway II
America's Most Wanted
Shadow Hunter
Good Morning America
and all the way back to
Little House on the Prarie.

For his full resume go to: www.jonathanmincks.com.


He has also toured Russia, Europe and the USA performing and developing shows for
theatres, theme parks, festivals,  hotels, resorts, fortune 500 companies and private parties.

Hotshot and his team have devloped entertainment programs for a host of satisfied clients, including:


CLIENT LIST:

End of Trail,
Stagecoach Country-
Music Festival,
Festival of the West,
SASS,
The Cancer Sociaty
Nikon

Panasonic Toughbook
Google
The Disney Grand Hotel
Paramount Studios
Nabisco
AT&T
Home Depot
Wal-Mart
K-Mart
City Financial
NASAA
Toast Masters
The Olympic Fencing Association
The Country Club at DC Ranch
The JW Marriott
Flying W Ranch
The Westin LaPaloma Resort
The Sheriton El Conquistador Resort Loew's Ventana Canyon Resort
Kiev Polytechnic University
 Germany's Carl May Festival
The Copenhagen Trade Show
The Phoenix Adventure Trade Show
Old West Living History Foundation
Old Tucson Studios
Virginia City Days, Virginia City Hellderado Days Tombstone
the Aspen Music Festival
  Rawhide Western Town
The Tucson Museum of Art
Tucson Presidio Days Festival
The Hotel Congress Dillinger Days
The kansas City Renaissance Festival
The Ohio Renaissance Festival
The Oklahoma Renaissance Festival
The Arizona Renaissance Festival
The Valhala Renaissance Festival
 Laff's Comedy Club

and many, many more.




His team of performers is made up of professionals whom he has worked with closely for many years. All of them with a host of skills and credits in film, TV, theatre and corpoate entertainment in their own right. From stunt coordinators and lisenced pyrotechnicians to expert trick ropers and clowns, Hotshot works with the best of the best.




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