Dominik Garcia-Lorido is an American actress. She is the daughter of Oscar-nominated actor Andy Garcia. Garcia-Lorido was born in Miami, Florida, in the US. She has appeared in films such as ‘The Lost City’, an American drama film, directed by her father Andy Garcia, and the comedy-drama film ‘City Island’. She made her television debut in 2012 in a supporting role in the TV series ‘Magic City’ where she played the role of Mercedes Lazaro. She also had a recurring role in the last season of the critically acclaimed drama thriller series ‘Mr. Robot’, where she played the role of Olivia Cortez.
Dominik Garcia-Lorido’s first appearance was in the 1995 comedy film ‘Steal Big Steal Little’, which was directed by Andrew Davis. It starred her father Andy Garcia in dual roles. The film was a commercial disaster. Over the next few years, she appeared in several other films, in minor roles. Some of them include ‘Last Goodbye’ (2004), ‘The Lost City’ (2005), and ‘I am Somebody: No Chance in Hell’ (2008).
In 2009, she had a supporting role in the comedy-drama film ‘City Island’. Directed by Raymond De Felitta, the film was an average success commercially, earning $ 7.8 million on a budget of $ 6 million. The film was also appreciated by critics. Andy Garcia, who was also a co-producer, played the lead role, and other actors in the film include Julianna Margulies, Emily Mortimer, Steven Strait and Ezra Miller. In 2011, she was seen in the coming of age drama film ‘Magic City Memoirs’, in the role of Veronica Suarez, one of the main characters. The film was directed by Aaron J. Salgado.
The next year, she played the role of Mercedes Lazaro in the American drama TV series ‘Magic City’. The story takes place shortly after the Cuban Revolution, and tells the story of Ike Evans, who owned Miami’s most glamorous hotel. Circumstances forced him to make an ill-fated deal with Ben Diamond, a Jewish Mob boss. The series was met with mixed to positive reviews.
In 2015, she had a main role in the action thriller film ‘Wild Card’. The film was directed by Simon West. The film was a disaster at the box office, earning less than $ 7 million on a budget of $ 30 million. Reviews were negative as well. In 2019, she was seen in the drama film ‘Bottom of the 9th’.
In 2019, she also appeared in the final season of ‘Mr. Robot’, a drama thriller series, where she played the role of Olivia Cortez. The series stars Oscar-winning actor Rami Malek in the role of Elliot, who joins a group of hacktivists called the ‘fsociety’. The series has been met with critical acclaim. It won several awards and nominations. It was nominated for six Emmy Awards, and it also won the Golden Globe for Best Television Drama Series.
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Family & Personal Life
Dominick Garcia-Lorido was born in Miami, Florida, in US, on 16 August 1983. Her parents are Andy Garcia, famous actor, and Maria Victoria Lorido. Her parents are of Cuban Descent. She is the eldest of their four children.
Currently, she is known to be single. Earlier, she was in a relationship with Christian Cooke.