Who is Luis Armand Garcia from “George Lopez”?
Luis Armand Garcia was born on 9 March 1992, in Palos Park, Illinois USA, and is an actor, best known for his role playing Max Lopez in the TV sitcom entitled “George Lopez”, which earned him a nomination for a Young Artist Award.
The Wealth of Luis Armand Garcia
How rich is Luis Armand Garcia? As of mid-2018, sources inform us of a net worth that is already over $1 million, mostly earned through a successful acting career. He’s also appeared in various television commercials, and has also worked with a number of charitable organizations. As he continues his career, it is expected that his wealth will also continue to increase.
Early Life and CareerLuis grew up with five siblings and showed a lot of academic promise during his schooling as he did well in all his grades. He also enjoyed sports, and played with his school’s football team, before he eventually matriculated from his high school in 2010.He also spend time now skateboarding and playing golf, even being invited to a celebrity golf tournament.
He began his acting career way before he finished high school, at the age of 13, when he started making appearances in various episodes of popular television shows, including “Any Day Now” and “ER”. He also appeared in various commercials which were aired nationally, such as those for Chevrolet, and in Public Service Announcements (PSA). In 2002, he found a lot of popularity, when becoming a part of the “George Lopez Show” in which he played the role of Max, appearing alongside George Lopez and Constance Marie in the show, and staying throughout the show’s entire run from 2002 to 2007, at that time a record for a show of its type, and now recognized as the first comedy sitcom featuring an Hispanic family on network television; Luis was nominated for a Young Artist Award for his part.
Charity Work and Other Endeavors
During his early popularity, he created a line of skate wear due to his love for skateboarding. He has also appeared in various charity events over the years, working with both the Make-A-Wish Foundation as well as the American Heart Association, among others, but in particular spending a lot of time with his own foundation called Hands on Horses, the aim of which is to help American foster children.
Garcia was also honored by the Walt Disney Company when they selected his Mickey Mouse design to go on tour across the country alongside other designed Mickey Mouses contributed by other celebrities, including Raven, John Travolta and Ellen DeGeneres. After the national tour, the collection was auctioned off and the proceeds were distributed to charities.
It is known that Luis was in a relationship with Tyra Simmons in 2006, however, after a few months into their relationship, it ended. His now ex-girlfriend is a fashion designer and the two have a son together, although born exactly when is unclear. Luis now resides in Los Angeles, California with his son and other members of his family.
Is Luis Armand Garcia on Social Media?A few years after the run of the “George Lopez Show”, Luis set up a Twitter account which mentioned that after the show, he stopped looking for acting opportunities and decided to focus on completing school. He also mentions that he really missed the cast, and George Lopez is his role model in comedy. However, the account was short lived as soon after he joined the website, he stopped updating his account. He does have a personal Facebook page which showcases a few recent pictures of him. However, there are very few posts to be seen on his Facebook page as his content is likely reserved for close friends.
He is the only cast member of the show to not have pursued any other acting endeavors since the show ended. Most of the other cast members have gone on to appear in various television shows and films including “Diary of a Wimpy Kid”, “Sharknado”, and “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation”. Many sources did mention that out of all the cast members, he was the one that was unlikely to appear in any more work, as he actually wasn’t keen on pursuing acting any further.
There are a few pictures of Garcia circulating online now that he’s an adult. There are pictures of him working out meaning that he likely maintains a fit body as he often goes to the gym. In 2012, his name resurfaced in the media following an arrest. According to sources, he was drunk and was arrested for disorderly conduct at his home, after a neighbor complained of a loud party happening nearby. There were no further incidents, and he was released from custody soon after being arrested.