Jorge Garcia Net Worth

Jorge Garcia Net Worth 2023: Wiki Biography, Married, Family, Measurements, Height, Salary, Relationships

Jorge Garcia net worth is
$5 Million

Jorge Garcia Wiki Biography

Jorge Garcia was born on 28 April 1973, in Omaha, Nebraska USA, of Cuban and Chilean descent. Jorge is a comedian and actor, best known for his portrayal of the character Hugo “Hurley” Reyes, in the television series “Lost”. He has also starred in various other television shows and films including “Hawaii Five-0”, “Ridiculous 6” and “Once Upon a Time”. All his efforts have helped put his net worth to where it is today.

How rich is Jorge Garcia? As of mid-2016, sources estimate a net worth that is at $5 million, mostly earned through a successful career as an actor; aside from film and television he also does stand-up comedy. Garcia has also done commercials throughout his career. He recently forayed into producing and as he continues to work his wealth will likely increase.

Jorge Garcia Net Worth $5 Million

Garcia was part of his high school wrestling team and was given the nickname Baby-Faced Killer due to his skills. Subsequently, Jorge attended and graduated from the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) with a degree in Communication Studies during 1995. After college, he decided to study acting and attended the Beverly Hills Playhouse.

With his studies completed, Garcia would appear in a few commercials while working at Borders Books and Music. Eventually, he started getting roles in both film and on television. After his appearance on “Curb Your Enthusiasm”, a character was made just for him for the series “Lost”. Prior to being cast for the series, he had appeared in various series such as “Columbo”, “Becker” and “Spin City”. He was the first actor to be cast in “Lost” which ran from 2004 to 2010. While he starred in the series, he also appeared in other shows such as “Celebrity Poker Showdown” and “Russian Roulette”. His popularity and net worth significantly increased while in “Lost”, and he did various things concurrent with it, such as a blog and a weekly podcast. He also won an SAG Award and two ALMA Awards for his work there. His character also became the feature of the Weezer album entitled “Hurley”.

After the end of “Lost”, Jorge became a part of “When We Were Pirates”, of which he was the associate producer. Other opportunities also opened to him such as the series “Alcatraz”, and “How I Met Your Mother” in which he guest-starred. During 2011, he appeared in “Mr. Sunshine”, but the show was eventually cancelled due to a drop in viewer numbers. He started appearing in the fourth season of “Hawaii Five-0” as a recurring guest, and then later became a regular cast member. One of his recent works is called “The Healer”, in which he will star alongside Jonathan Pryce and Oliver Jackson-Cohen. He was also in the Netflix movie “Ridiculous 6”.

For his personal life, it is known that Jorge and Bethany Leigh Shady had a relationship, as evident in the podcast “Geronimo Jack’s Beard”, however, he remains single. He has a very large record collection which he shows to friends. Aside from these, he also mentioned that he missed his sister’s wedding because of the shooting schedule of “Lost” in Hawaii.

Full NameJorge Garcia
Net Worth$5 Million
Date Of BirthApril 28, 1973
Place Of BirthOmaha, Nebraska, United States
Height1.83 m
ProfessionActor, comedian
EducationUniversity of California Los Angeles (UCLA), San Clemente High School
ParentsHumberto Garcia, Dora Mesa
PartnerBethany Leigh Shady
AwardsSAG Award, ALMA Awards
NominationsImagen Award, ALMA Award, Teen Choice Award, Scream Award, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series (2006)
Movies"Lost" (2004-2010), "Alcatraz" (2012), "Hawaii Five-0" (2013-), "How I Met Your Mother" (2010,2014), "Food Truck" (2014), "The Ridiculuos 6" (2015), "The Wedding Ringer" (2015)
TV ShowsOnce Upon a Time (2012-2013), "Russian Roulette" on Game Show Network
1Long curly hair
1I have been sent three or four scripts for television series, but there wasn't anything I really wanted to do. I want to tell a good story, whether it's a TV show, a movie, whatever. That's really my No. 1 criteria.
2There's certainly pressure to find your audience early. You need to paint the picture, but it's tough trying to find the balance between a show that people can tune in on any given week while still grabbing the people who are there every week.
3J.J. Abrams is definitely a guy that when he calls, you want to answer. He's incredibly focused. When he was shooting the pilot on 'Lost,' we'd do a take and he'd go back to his tent and be working on the first episodes of 'Lost' as well as the cliffhanger for the eighth season of 'Alias.' He's an incredible multitasker.
4People don't really want to know what happens. They ask you for just a second, but then they don't want to know.
5I just enjoy the ride while I have it.
6You can get fired from any job at any time.
7I'm perfectly happy doing nothing. I'll hang around the house and take the dog to the park.
8That's always a cool thing to be the voice of what the eyes are seeing. It gives you the role of the Greek chorus and that's always fun to do.
9I have gotten used to working in the dark and I dig it.
10I definitely try to mix humor into anything I do, even if it is into a drama.
11Life is very nice in Hawaii. I rent a place that has its own cottage so when my friends and family come to visit, they have somewhere nice to stay.
12I used to work at this store called Music Plus in San Clemente, California, when I was growing up, and then they became Blockbuster Music, and, like, you had to get a haircut to work there, and at the time I had some pretty long hair. So after that policy was imposed, I knew that was going to be my last summer working there.
13Mixing humor and harsh reality is a very human behavior, it's the way people stay sane in their daily lives.
14Bad people are intriguing!
1He also hosted a weekly podcast, Geronimo Jack's Beard, in which he discussed the script of Season 6 along with girlfriend Bethany Leigh Shady.
2Used to be a news stand operator. Ironically, his character Hector on 'Becker (1998)' became the proprietor of the news stand after the finale when Jake moved to Chicago.
3His picture is prominently featured on the cover of Weezer's album "Hurley", released on September 14, 2010. The album is named after his character from Lost (2004).
4Was in the ABC Actors Showcase in Los Angeles.
5Used to be a newsstand operator. He gave this information when he appeared on GSN game show Russian Roulette.
6Was on the High School Wrestling team. His nickname was the Baby Face Assassin.
7In an interview given to Entertainment Weekly, Jorge says that he was invited to audition for Lost (2004) because someone involved with the show remembered his performance in Curb Your Enthusiasm: The Car Pool Lane (2004).
8The first actor to be cast on Lost (2004).
9Is of Cuban and Chilean descent.
10His beloved a dachshund-Chihuahua mix, Nunu, was hit and killed by a car on the day Garcia was scheduled to move to Los Angeles from Hawaii after wrapping "Lost.".
11He is well-known among friends for his enormous record collection.
12Besides his success as an actor, Jorge has been fairly successful as a stand-up comedian.
13He had to miss his sister's wedding back on the mainland because he was shooting Lost (2004) over in Hawaii.


The Healer2016/IVcompletedFather Malloy
Running Out of TimeannouncedPaul Alexander
When We Were PiratesannouncedJ.T.
Hawaii Five-02013-2016TV SeriesJerry Ortega
BoJack Horseman2016TV SeriesJorge Garcia
Rock Dog2016Germur (voice)
Get a Job2016Fernando
The Ridiculous 62015Herm
The Lummox2015ShortJohn Mackendrick
The Wedding Ringer2015Lurch / Garvey
Food Truck2014TV MovieKyle
How I Met Your Mother2010-2014TV SeriesSteve Henry (The Blitz)
Maggie2013TV SeriesGaspar
Once Upon a Time2012-2013TV SeriesAnton the Giant Anton
iSteve2013Steve Wozniak
Californication2013TV SeriesDrug Dealer
The Ordained2013TV MovieCarlos
Alcatraz2012TV SeriesDr. Diego Soto
Mr. Sunshine2011TV SeriesBobert
Fringe2011TV SeriesKevin
Lost - Epilogue: The New Man in Charge2010TV MovieHugo 'Hurley' Reyes
Jimmy Kimmel Live!2006-2010TV SeriesHugo 'Hurley' Reyes
Lost2004-2010TV SeriesHugo 'Hurley' Reyes
Lost: Missing Pieces2007-2008TV Mini-SeriesHugo 'Hurley' Reyes
Deck the Halls2006Wallace
Hitman: Blood Money2006Video GameAlvaro D'Alvade / Skip Muldoon (voice)
Little Athens2005Pedro
The Good Humor Man2005Mt. Rushmore
Higglytown Heroes2005TV SeriesDog Trainer Hero
Our Time Is Up2004ShortGardener
Happily Even After2004Chris
Curb Your Enthusiasm2004TV SeriesDrug Dealer
Tales from the Crapper2004VideoRacoon Head (as Joge Garcia)
Becker2003-2004TV SeriesHector Lopez
Rock Me, Baby2003TV SeriesVizzy
Columbo2003TV SeriesJulius
Old School2003TV MovieJorge
Big Shot: Confessions of a Campus Bookie2002TV MovieWaiter
The Slow and the Cautious2002ShortTeddy
Spin City2001TV SeriesCabbie
Tomorrow by Midnight2001Jay
King of the Open Mics2000Meatloag
The Wild Thornberrys2000TV SeriesRicardo
Raven's Ridge1997Monty


When We Were Piratesassociate producer announced
Testing2015Short co-executive producer
Extinction Soup2014Documentary producer


The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards2010TV Special performer: "Born to Run" - uncredited
LostTV Series 1 episode, 2007 performer - 1 episode, 2005




Frankly, Rebecca2013Short the producers wish to thank
Birdbath2013Short special thanks
Lost: The Final Journey2010TV Movie documentary special thanks
Cut2010/Ivery special thanks
Lost: Final Chapter2010TV Movie special thanks
Lost: A Journey in Time2009TV Movie special thanks
Lost: Destiny Calls2009TV Movie special thanks


Jimmy Kimmel Live!2005-2015TV SeriesHimself
One Question Interviews2014-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Lost: 10th Anniversary Reunion - Cast and Creators Live at PaleyFest2014VideoHimself - Panelist
The O'Reilly Factor2014TV SeriesHimself (segment "Watters' World")
Dr. Shocker's Vault of Horror2013Video documentaryNarrator
Live with Kelly and Michael2005-2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
Bri Squared2011TV MovieHimself
NerdHQ2011TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
ACME Saturday Night2011TV SeriesHimself - Guest Host
The Cast of 'Lost': Before They Were TV Stars2010TV MovieHimself
Scream Awards 20102010TV SpecialHimself
Lost: The Final Journey2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon2009-2010TV SeriesHimself
Dinner: Impossible2010TV SeriesHimself
The View2006-2010TV SeriesHimself
Perdidos unplugged: Temporada final2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
Ace of Cakes2009TV SeriesHimself
The Bonnie Hunt Show2009TV SeriesHimself
El hormiguero2009TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Sidewalks Entertainment2008TV SeriesHimself
E! Live from the Red Carpet2008TV SeriesHimself
The 60th Primetime Emmy Awards2008TV SpecialHimself
TV Land Confidential2005-2007TV Series documentaryHimself - Interviewee / Himself
2007 ALMA Awards2007TV SpecialHimself
Late Show with David Letterman2006TV SeriesHimself - Top Ten List
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2006TV SeriesHimself
Lost: 2005 PaleyFest2006VideoHimself - Panelist
1 Leicester Square2006TV SeriesHimself
Richard & Judy2006TV SeriesHimself
Celebrity Poker Showdown2006TV SeriesHimself
37th NAACP Image Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
12th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards2006TV SpecialHimself
I Love the 80's 3-D2005TV Series documentaryHimself
The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards2005TV SpecialHimself
Before They Were Lost: Personal Stories and Audition Tapes2005Video documentary shortHimself
Welcome to Oahu: The Making of the Pilot2005Video documentary shortHimself
Entertainment Tonight2005TV SeriesHimself
The Tony Danza Show2005TV SeriesHimself
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno2005TV SeriesHimself

Archive Footage

Once Upon a Time: Journey to Neverland2013TV Movie documentaryAnton - The Giant (uncredited)
Sidewalks Entertainment2011TV SeriesHimself
The 62nd Primetime Emmy Awards2010TV SpecialHugo Reyes
Lost: Final Chapter2010TV MovieHugo Reyes
Lost: A Journey in Time2009TV MovieHugo 'Hurley' Reyes (uncredited)
Lost: The Story of the Oceanic 62009TV MovieHugo 'Hurley' Reyes (uncredited)
Lost: Destiny Calls2009TV MovieHugo 'Hurley' Reyes (uncredited)
Lost: The Answers2007TV Movie documentaryHugo 'Hurley' Reyes
Lost Survivor Guide2007TV Movie documentaryHurley (uncredited)
Lost: A Tale of Survival2006TV Movie documentaryHugo 'Hurley' Reyes
The Lost Survival Guide2006TV MovieHugo 'Hurley' Reyes
Secrets from the Hatch2006Video documentary shortHugo 'Hurley' Reyes
Lost: Reckoning2006TV MovieHugo 'Hurley' Reyes
Lost: Revelation2006TV MovieHugo 'Hurley' Reyes
Destination Lost2005TV Movie documentaryHugo 'Hurley' Reyes
Lost: The Journey2005TV MovieHugo 'Hurley' Reyes

Won Awards

2008ALMA AwardALMA AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Television SeriesLost (2004)
2008Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble of the YearLost (2004)
2006ALMA AwardALMA AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor in a Television SeriesLost (2004)
2006ActorScreen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesLost (2004)

Nominated Awards

2012Imagen AwardImagen Foundation AwardsBest Actor/TelevisionAlcatraz (2012)
2010Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble of the YearLost (2004)
2010Imagen AwardImagen Foundation AwardsBest Actor - TelevisionLost (2004)
2010Golden NymphMonte-Carlo TV FestivalOutstanding Actor - Drama SeriesLost (2004)
2009ALMA AwardALMA AwardsActor in Television - DramaLost (2004)
2009Imagen AwardImagen Foundation AwardsBest Supporting Actor/TelevisionLost (2004)
2009Golden NymphMonte-Carlo TV FestivalOutstanding Actor - Drama SeriesLost (2004)
2007ALMA AwardALMA AwardsOutstanding Supporting Actor - Television Series, Mini-Series or Television MovieLost (2004)
2007Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble of the YearLost (2004)
2007Imagen AwardImagen Foundation AwardsBest Supporting Actor - TelevisionLost (2004)
2007Golden NymphMonte-Carlo TV FestivalOutstanding Actor - Drama SeriesLost (2004)
2007Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice TV: SidekickLost (2004)
2006Gold Derby TV AwardGold Derby AwardsEnsemble of the YearLost (2004)
2006Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsTV - Choice SidekickLost (2004)
2005Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice TV Breakout Performance - MaleLost (2004)
2005Teen Choice AwardTeen Choice AwardsChoice TV SidekickLost (2004)

Known for movies

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