|Date of Birth||March 20, 1974|
Garcés was born in Medellín, Colombia to a fisherman and a schoolteacher. At an early age, she moved to the United States growing up in Spanish Harlem, New York. She started gaining attention after starring in the 2002 teen sci-fi film Clockstoppers and is perhaps better known for her work in the comedy trilogy of Harold and Kumar movies. In 2010, Garcés guest-starred on the SyFy Channel original series Warehouse 13, which also features CCH Pounder. she has also had some success as a comic book writer.
Garcés married Antonio Hernández in 2002. They own a restaurant in New York City called "From Earth to You Cafe".
Paula Garcés' height is 5' 5" (1.65 m).
Selected filmography Edit
- Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)
- Man of the House (2005)
- Che Guevara (2005)
- Clockstoppers (2002)
Television appearances Edit
- Defying Gravity (2009)
- The Shield (2006-2008)
- CSI: Miami (2003-2007)
- Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2005)
- The Guiding Light (1999-2001)
- Garcés provided DVD audio commentary for the following episodes: