As one of the first successful Latin-American actor Andy Garcia paved the way for many of his subsequent colleagues.
- Born 11. April 1956 , Havana / Cuba
- First Name Andres Arturo
- Name Garcia Menendez
- Sixty four
- Size 1.78 m
- Zodiac Sign Aries
- Partner Marivi Lorido Garcia (married since 1982)
- Children, Dominik (*1983) ; Daniella (*1988) ; Alessandra (*1991) ; Andres (*2002)
Not everyone knows that
Coincidence or fate? Andy Garcia has a clear opinion: "I’ve always believed in fate. This has not changed until today. However, you have the opportunity to influence your fate. You can fight for it".
Andy Garcia came as part of a Siamese twin pair in the world. However, be under-developed sibling to the child was, hardly bigger than a tennis ball, surgically removed.
Sexy curves: His youngest daughter Alessandra works as a Plus-Size Model.
Biography of Andy Garcia
Andy Garcia at the age of five with his family, fled before Fidel Castro’s Revolution from his native country of Cuba in the United States, began the success story of the Garcia family. In Miami, arrived the father of the family pulled a perfume-wholesale and earned a Golden nose.
Every beginning is difficult
The Garcia-Scion Andy interested, however, not for the Business of his father, but only for the acting. At the age of 20 he moved from Florida to Los Angeles to try his luck as a stage actor . And in fact, the young actor landed a few Jobs at the Theater. The little money he earned with his art, was not enough, however, the front and rear to Survive, and so he had to Odd jobs as a waiter and a furniture mover on the water.
Elisabetta Canalis in an Interview
This response to memories with George Clooney is clearly
Andy Garcia was one of the pioneers of
At that time Andy Garcia as an actor is not easy. "There were simply no roles for Latin Americans", he told once in an Interview. And so he cranked with his breakthrough at the end of the 80s, not only his own career, but also paved the way for all of the following Hispanic mimes.
Finally, the long-awaited success
Garcia’s luck, the role of a police candidate at the side of Kevin Costner, Sean Connery and Robert De Niro in the handle was in 1987 Crime movie "The Untouchables – The Untouchables". From now on it was uphill for the emerging actor, steep. Three years later, he was a Oscar – and Golden Globe-nomination for his convincing performance as the nephew of Don Michael Corleone, played by Al Pacino, in "The godfather – part III" clean up. Another highlight of his Hollywood career, the was certainly Blockbuster "Ocean’s Eleven" and its sequels, played in which Andy Garcia, the casino owner Terry Benedict .