With the birth date of 28th April in the year 1973, Jorge Garcia has already reached the age of 43.
The actor as well as a comedian by his profession came to the attention of the people with his performance as Hector Lopez on a television series called ‘Becker’ and also, with his portrayal of Hugo ‘Hurley’ Reyes on the television show called ‘Lost.’
Born in Omaha, Nebraska, and raised up in San Juan Capistrano situated in Orange Country in California, his father’s name was Humberto Garcia and mother’s name was Dora Mesa.
His father worked as a Chilean-born doctor whereas his mother was a Cuban-born professor.
He later moved to San Clemente for his high school. He was given the nickname ‘Baby-Faced Killer’ in his high school because he loved to wrestle.
The faculty as ‘Triton of the year’ as a senior further selected him with the highest award given to him as a graduating senior.
Jorge spent his whole six years by working in the auditions at Borders Books and Music. He worked in several numbers of commercials during that time.
Later he mentioned that his 1st taste of street recognition came up from acting in a Jack in the Box commercial, which was also aired a number of times on local television.
He started starring roles in film and television, but his career took off when he played the role of Hugo Reyes on the popular television series called Lost.
Well, he was the 1st actor to be cast on ‘Lost’ after the producers saw him on ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ the night before casting started and invented the character of Hugo Reyes especially just for Jorge.
He then appeared I the 2nd episode of the 8th season of ‘Celebrity Poker Showdown’ where he lost to Michael Ian Black.
He was seen as a contestant in an episode of ‘Russian Roulette’ on ‘Game Show Network’ but he missed a question about the ‘Boxer Rebellion’ and fell through the trap door.
He is scheduled to act in the film called ‘When We Were Pirates’ of which he is also a producer. He is also seen singing for the upcoming project on an officially released clip on YouTube.
He also hosted a weekly podcast called ‘Geronimo Jack’s Beard’ where he discussed the script of the 6th season with his then girlfriend named Bethany Leigh Shady. He joined the cast of ‘The Healer’ in the year 2015.
Though he was found dating with Bethany for a quite long time, the couple broke up so the couple never got married and he could not make her his wife. Well, he is not a gay as rumored in the media.
With an estimated net worth of $5 million dollars, the artist has a huge fan following on his Instagram and Twitter accounts.
w/@greggrunberg #myepilepsyhero 4 starting the conversation w/@TalkAboutItorg. Who’s yours? 500 posts w/ the hashtag earns @EpilepsyFdn $10K
w/@greggrunberg #myepilepsyhero 4 starting the conversation w/@TalkAboutItorg. Who’s yours? 500 posts w/ the hashtag earns @EpilepsyFdn $10K pic.twitter.com/hnZIu4g57O
— Jorge Garcia (@jorgegarcia) November 11, 2016
Looking for a picture for my mom’s birthday, I came across these two pics of me giving attitude.
Although he achieved his height of fame and success with his movies and acting biography, his wiki also came into the limelight with his issue of high weight loss.