Paula Garcés

4th Annual HollyShorts Short Film Festival - Arrivals

Garcés in 2008, photo by Prphotos

Place of Birth: Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia

Date of Birth: March 20, 1974

Ethnicity: Colombian

Paula Garcés is a Colombian-American actress. Her roles include the films Dangerous Minds, Clockstoppers, Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle, and its sequels; Man of the House (2005), Adult Beginners, and Aftermath, and the series Oz, The Sopranos, CSI: Miami, On My Block, The Shield, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Devious Maids, Guiding Light, and All My Children.

She grew up in Colombia, and moved to East Harlem, New York, U.S., while still young. She is a U.S. citizen. Paula is married to entrepreneur and producer Antonio Hernandez. She has two children, including a son with Antonio.


Curious about ethnicity

11 Responses

  1. BellaTrainer says:

    Columbia isn’t her ethnic makeup

    That last name is Italian (family)

    She probably has quite a bit

    But mixed with something for


  2. slowdive says:

    30% Native.

  3. Manila says:

    I have found something. She posted a photo about her [maternal] grandfather Philip Francis Siniscalchi:

    This is Philip’s picture:

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