Jorge Garcia is well known to television audiences for his role as Hugo 'Hurley' Reyes on the Emmy and Golden Globe Award-winning series "Lost." He earned two Alma Awards for his work on the show. Since leaving the island, Garcia has guest starred in the television series "How I Met Your Mother," on the Network, "Fringe" and "Once Upon a Time." Also, he was a series regular on the J.J. Abrams series "Alcatraz."
Garcia will next be seen in the feature films "Cooties," "When We Were Pirates" and "The Wedding Ringer." Garcia’s additional film credits include "Deck the Halls," "The Good Humor Man," "Little Athens" and "Sweetzer.
Garcia first realized that acting might be his forte when he played a villain in his school’s seventh grade musical production. After graduating from UCLA, he joined the Beverly Hills Playhouse and has been working steadily ever since. His television credits include being a series regular on "Becker," on the Network, "Curb Your Enthusiasm," "Spin City" and the television movie "Columbo: Columbo Likes the Nightlife." On stage, he has appeared in productions of "The Midnight Zone," "Something Borrowed, Something Blue," "Romancing Valentino," "Fiddler on the Roof," "Hurlyburly" and "Guys and Dolls."
A native of San Juan Capistrano, Calif., Garcia currently resides in Los Angeles. His birth date is April 28.