Apr. 28th, 1973
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
Jorge Garcia's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2006 - Deck the Halls
2005 - Little Athens
2004 - Our Time Is Up
Guest TV Roles
Steve Henry (The Blitz)
Himself - Interviewee
Hugo 'Hurley' Reyes
Dog Trainer Hero (Voiced)
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.
- Is of Cuban and Chilean descent.
- 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."
- He had to miss his sister's wedding back on the mainland because he was shooting "Lost" over in Hawaii.
- Besides his success as an actor, Jorge has been fairly successful as a stand-up comedian.
- 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 is well-known among friends for his enormous record collection.
- Sings in 'Matthew Fox (I)' (qv)'s band 'Lost Souls', they perform together at the airing of a new episode of Lost.