Apr. 28th, 1973
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
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Jorge Garcia is a U.S. actor and comedian. He first came to public attention with his performance as Hector Lopez on the television show Becker and later for his portrayal of Hugo "Hurley" Reyes in the television series Lost. García also performs as a stand-up comedian.
- In an interview given to Entertainment Weekly, Jorge says that he was invited to audition for "Lost" because someone involved with the show remembered his performance as a drug dealer on "Curb Your Enthusiasm."
- Sings in 'Matthew Fox (I)' (qv)'s band 'Lost Souls', they perform together at the airing of a new episode of Lost.
- The first actor to be cast on "Lost."
- Used to be a newsstand operator. He gave this information when he appeared on GSN game show Russian Roulette.
- Owns a dachshund-Chihuahua mix named Nunu.
- He had to miss his sister's wedding back on the mainland because he was shooting "Lost" over in Hawaii.
- Was in the High School Wrestling team. His nickname was the Baby Face Assassin.
- Is of Cuban and Chilean descent.