Jorge Garcia

Biography: Born to a Chilean-American father and a Cuban-American mother, Jorge grew up in Southern California. He went to San Clemente High School in California and majored in Communications in UCLA in California.

After college he joined the Beverly Hills Playhouse and worked as a stand-up comedian. To cover the bills, Jorge was employed in a bookstore/record store for six years while he was still a struggling actor. He has performed at the Laugh Factory and Comedy Store in Los Angeles.

Jorge has also appeared on stage, being part of the following theater productions: The Midnight Zone, Something Borrowed Something Blue, Romancing Valentino, Fiddler on the Roof, Hurlyburly, and Guys and Dolls.

In 2004, Jorge was cast as Hurly/Hugo in the ABC sci-fi drama Lost. As of 2008, he resides in Oahu, Hawaii. Jorge also has a girlfriend named Malia Hansen whom he met in early 2005 and is her neighbour.

Jorge Garcia's Scores

Average career score: 75
Highest Metascore: 87 Lost: Season 4
Lowest Metascore: 62 Alcatraz: Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 5 out of 5
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 5
  3. Negative: 0 out of 5
5 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
87 Lost: Season 4 Jan 31, 2008 Hugo "Hurley" Reyes 8.7
86 Lost: Season 1 Sep 22, 2004 Hugo "Hurley" Reyes 9.2
78 Lost: Season 5 Jan 21, 2009 Hugo "Hurley" Reyes 8.6
66 Hawaii Five-0: Season 1 Sep 20, 2010 Jerry Ortega / Jerry Ortega 7.3
62 Alcatraz: Season 1 Jan 16, 2012 Dr. Diego Soto 6.5
tbd Becker: Season 6 Oct 8, 2003 Hector Lopez tbd
tbd Lost: Season 2 Sep 21, 2005 Hugo "Hurley" Reyes 9.1
tbd Lost: Season 3 Oct 4, 2006 Hugo "Hurley" Reyes 8.9
tbd Lost: Season 6 Feb 2, 2010 Hugo "Hurley" Reyes 8.4
tbd I Love the ‘80s: 3D: Season 1 Oct 24, 2005 Himself tbd
tbd Hawaii Five-0: Season 4 Sep 27, 2013 Jerry Ortega 6.5
tbd Hawaii Five-0: Season 5 Sep 26, 2014 Jerry Ortega 7.0
tbd Hawaii Five-0: Season 6 Sep 25, 2015 Jerry Ortega 4.7
tbd Hawaii Five-0: Season 7 Sep 23, 2016 Jerry Ortega 7.4