The proficient American actress, Jessica Marie Garcia has captivated the hearts of her many fans following her laudable performance in the Netflix coming-of-age fiction drama series, On My Block. Currently, in its second season, the comedy-drama series premiered on 16th March 2018 and Jessica has been playing the character of Jasmine to date. The talented actress started her acting career in 2010 when she featured as Sierra in the ABC drama series, Huge.
She rose to mainstream following her jaw-dropping performance in Disney Channel’s comedy series Liv and Maddie which aired from 2013 to 2017. In the series, Jessica portrayed the role of Willow, the best friend of the titular character, Madie. While Garcia’s acting career has been spanning close to two decades and counting, there are lots of interesting facts to know about the actress. Read on, as we take you through her bio, career, family, and other facts you need to know below.
Jessica Marie Garcia – Bio (Age)
Liv and Madie actress, Jessica Marie Garcia first came into this world on the 23rd day of March 1987 and was born to American parents in Orlando, Florida, United States. Jessica is a very private person, hence, she hasn’t shared much information regarding her childhood, family, and educational background. A mere look at Jessica would show you that she is well-educated.
It is already known that the actress developed a keen interest in acting from a very young age. At the completion of her education, Garcia moved to California where she was able to get her acting career to a start.
She made her first film appearance in 2010 when she played the role of Sierra Cruz in the ABC Family teen drama series, Huge. She also starred as Lucero in Las Angeles later in the same year. Her next project was the 2012 TV movie County, where she played the role of Vicky Santos alongside Jason Ritter and Michael B. Jordan. Later in the same year, she joined the cast of ABC sitcom The Middle, playing the recurring role of Becky from 2012 to 2014.
Jessica Marie Garcia scored her breakout role when she joined the cast of Disney Channel series Liv and Maddie. She portrayed the role of Willow, the best friend of the titular character, Maddie (played by Dove Cameron). The series which aired from 2013 to 2017 was commercially successful and also got positive reviews from critics. It also won five Kids Choice Awards under Favorite International Program Category.
She followed it up with a role in Hacking High School where she starred as Becca from 2017 to 2018. The following year, she featured as Penley in Starter Pack, Rhonda Navarro in How to Get Away with Murder, and Ana in Goliath. Her latest movie is the Netflix series On My Block, where she has been playing the role of Jasmine alongside Diego Tinoco and Sierra Capri. Jessica’s upcoming 2019 movies include American Princess and The Filth.
Jessica Marie Garcia’s Family, Is She Married?
Just like we earlier stated, Jessica Marie Garcia was born to American parents. She spent her early years in Florida with her family; however, there is no much information online with regards to her parents. Also, it is hard to tell if the actress is the only child of her parents or not. According to Jessica, she got an inspiration to venture into acting from her mother, whom she sees as her superhero.
While the Hollywood star is currently enjoying a flourishing career, she is also successful in her love life. She is happily married to a man named Adam Celorier. Born on the 13th day of August 1979, Adam is a native of Framingham, Massachusetts, United States. He is a graduate of New England Technical Institute for Television and Radio Production. He has done a great job on the set of several movies; some which include Barracuda (2013), Submerged (2016) and Palm Swings (2017), and Little Women: LA (2016), among others.
The couple met each other a few years ago, however, when and how they met is not known. After a few years of successful relationship, the pair announced their engagement in 2016. Two years later, they exchanged marital vows in 2018. Since then, they have been enjoying a lovely marital union to date. They don’t have kids yet, albeit, they might have plans of having them in the future.
Other Interesting Facts about the Actress
1. Jessica Marie Garcia’s nationality is American while his ethnicity is white. Her astrological/zodiac sign is Aries.
2. The actress is of average height, she stands at 5 feet 4 inches (1.63 meters) and weighs 52 kg.
3. She has starred in a good number of movies and her net worth is currently pegged at $1 million.