Apr. 28th, 1973
Omaha, Nebraska, USA
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Jorge Garcia is a U.S. actor and comedian who 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. Garcia was most recently known as Jerry Ortega on the recently ended series Hawaii Five-0.
He is currently starring in Nobody Knows I'm Here (2020), and in Running Out of Time (2018, TV movie) and now, the newly announced When We Were Pirates.
García also performs as a stand-up comedian.
- He had to miss his sister's wedding back on the mainland because he was shooting "Lost" over in Hawaii.
- Sings in 'Matthew Fox (I)' (qv)'s band 'Lost Souls', they perform together at the airing of a new episode of Lost.
- Owns a dachshund-Chihuahua mix named Nunu.
- The first actor to be cast on "Lost."
- Was in the High School Wrestling team. His nickname was the Baby Face Assassin.
- 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.
- Is of Cuban and Chilean descent.