Jimmy Santos (born on October 8, 1951) is a Filipino actor, comedian, TV host and a former Professional Basketball Player.
Before he entered showbiz, he became one of the "starting five" players of Jose Rizal College Heavy Bombers in which they had won a 1972 NCAA Championship together with Philip Cezar and David Cezar.
Santos Played also in the PBA for Gilbey's Gin Tonics
Santos started in the 1970s in the Philippine television series Iskul Bukol and in the film Little Christmas Tree. He became antagonists in his movies and later became a regular host in the noon-time television variety show Eat Bulaga!.
On 2011, Santos started doing projects on ABS-CBN and Star Cinema films The Unkabogable Praybeyt Benjamin the highest-grossing Filipino film of all time.
He graduated Banking and Finance on the Jose Rizal College.