Date of Birth18 March 1988, San Luis Obispo, California, USA
Birth NameFernando Garcia IV
Height5' 7½" (1.71 m)
American Actor JR Garcia was born March 18th, 1988, in Arroyo Grande, California to former model, Susan Lyle-Garcia and Engineer, Fernando Garcia. As a child, Garcia showed strong interest in the entertainment industry. When he was 5, he found himself modeling for Levi's Kids and shot his first commercial at the age of 6. After many years as a Levi's Model, he and his parents decided to take a break and continue his studies. At 11, Garcia got back into modeling and acting. By the age of 17, he shot his first international commercial for Polo Sport Aftershave that aired in exclusively in Europe. He soon joined the Dance Company at his high school while still continuing his career in acting.
Upon graduation from high school, Garcia moved down to Los Angeles to follow his dreams. He has been in many films and television shows such as, Greek, The Wedding Bells and Fast and the Furious. He has studied voice, improving, and theatrical acting and now studies at California State University, Northridge where he is working toward his degree in Cinema and Television Arts.
Garcia loves to surf, snowboard, swim, and spend time with his family. He has a younger sister, Ashliegh Brooke Garcia, an aspiring Child Psychologist.
Went to school with actors Zac Efron, Bryce Blue, 'Harry Shum Jr'. [1997-2006]
Coached by actor Aaron Michael Metchik and mother Robyn Metchik.
Friends with actor Malachi Pearson.
Mother, Susan Lyle, is a former model.
Friends with Actor Matthew J. Evans.
Has a son named Eaden Skye born June 3rd, 2009.
Has worked with Talent Agent Harry Gold, and Brian Duensing.-
If you live for today, be sure that what you do will let you live tomorrow.
Make your dreams reality!
But to give a life of pleasure, is the pleasure of giving life.
If you reach for the stars and miss, fall and hit the ground running. It makes it easier to jump even higher next time.-
Where Are They Now
(January 2010) Santa Monica, California
(January 2012) Los Angeles-