Jorge Garcia gained notoriety 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 Lost concluded, Garcia has landed high-profile guest-starring appearances on How I Met Your Mother, Mr. Sunshine and Fringe.
Garcia's film credits include the family comedy 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 college, he joined the Beverly Hills Playhouse and has been working steadily ever since. His television credits include a series regular on Becker, guest appearances on Curb Your Enthusiasm and Spin City and a role in the telefilm 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, California, Garcia resides in Los Angeles.