|Celebrated Name:||Andy Garcia|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Andres Arturo Garcea Menendez|
|Age:||65 years old|
|Birth Date:||12 April 1956|
|Birth Place:||Havana, Cuba|
|Wife/Spouse (Name):||Marivi Lorido Garcia (m. 1982)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Dominik Garcia-Lorido, Daniella, Alessandra, Andres)|
|Is Andy Garcia Gay?:||No|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$25 million|
|Last Updated:||October 2021|
Andy Garcia is one of the most influential men of Cuba, is known for his acting and direction skills in the movie industry. He entered into this film with his debut movie ‘Blue SKies Again,’ which released in 1983, which was a major hit. He got his breakthrough role in the movie ‘The Untouchables’, from where he rose to fame. Since then, he didn’t look back. He worked in several other important movies like ‘The Godfather: Part III’ and ‘The Last City.’
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Early Life & Biography
Andy Garcia was born on 12 April 1956, in Havana, Cuba, to his mother Amelie Menendez, who was an English teacher and his father, Rene Garcia Nunez, who was an avocado farmer who later became the attorney general in Cuba and set up a business in the same field. He grew up with his sister, Tessi, and his brother, Rene. They moved to Miami, Florida, when he was only five years old.
He started his business with a multi-dollar perfume organization. He completed his schooling from Miami Beach High School, and he was included in the basketball team. Jay W. Jensen was his childhood motivation when he started his career as an actor. He completed his graduation from Florida International University, which is situated in Miami.
Garcia got married to Marivi Lorido in 1982. They have four children together named Dominik Garcia-Lorido, Daniella, Alessandra, and Andres. They spent their life in various places, which include Toluca Lake, Los Angeles, and Key Biscayne. After the death of Fidel Castro in 2016, he exclaimed to the media his legacy in the field and how he was important to the Cuban people. Garcia is a complete catholic. His eldest daughter, Garcia, is also in the field of acting, and she has done few movies in Hollywood as well.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on 12 April 1956, Andy Garcia is 65 years old as of today’s date 23rd October 2021. His height is 1.78 m tall, and his weight is 76 kg.
Garcia started his professional career in acting when he was studying at Florida International University and very soon set his in Hollywood. He started auditioning for various roles in movies, while he was working as a waiter in a restaurant. His first work was in a television series named ‘Hill Street Blues,’ where he played the role of a gangster.
He made his debut with the movie, ‘Blue Skies Again’ which released in 1983. The movie was directed by Richard Michaels, which was entirely based on baseball. He worked in several other successful movies like ‘The Mean Season,’ ‘Eight Million Ways To Die,’ and many more. The movie from which he acquired his fame and popularity is ‘The Untouchables’, which hit the screens in 1987. The film was a blockbuster at the box office, and he was appreciated for his role as a cop.
He was also a part of ‘The Godfather III,’ which was directed by Frank Coppola. It was a sequel movie of ‘The Godfather,’ and we know how much fame the movie has got.
Awards & Achievements
Garcia was one of the most prominent actors of the industry who has worked in various blockbuster movies. He was appreciated by the critics for his intense role and acting. He has also won several awards, some of which are:
- Nostros Golden Eagle Award- Outstanding Performer in Film (1997)
- ALMA Award for Outstanding Actor in a Feature Film in ‘Desperate Measures.’
- Newsmax’s 50 Most Influential Latino Republicans (2016)
Net Worth & Salary of Andy Garcia in 2021
Andy Garcia is one of the most successful and influential actors in his country who has played many important roles in blockbuster movies. As of October 2021, His total net worth is calculated to be around $25 million. The majority of his income comes from the movies and television series he acted in. He also charges a hefty sum of money from the endorsement sphere. He currently lives in Key Biscayne with his family in a 5-bedroom bungalow, which includes a swimming pool and a music studio. The price of the house is estimated to be around $4,000,000.
Andy Garcia is one of the most successful and influential actors in the industry. He is considered to be Cuba’s most respectful citizen who has also worked for the welfare of the country. He has achieved various prestigious milestones in his career and has also worked with many successful celebrities. His contribution to Hollywood is immense and cannot be re-payed back.