TV Actress of the Day: JOANNA GARCIA

JoAnna Garcia


TV Show: PRIVILEGED which airs Tuesdays at 9pm on The CW.

Her Character: Megan Smith

The Buzz: There is something about JoAnna Garcia. She is just adorable as Megan in Privileged, so it’s hard not to love her. Plus she makes us laugh and that’s always a good thing.


While in Florida, JoAnna Garcia guest starred in SeaQuest DSV, Second Noah and Superboy and several movies of the week.

After leaving college, Garcia moved to Los Angeles, California. She was cast in a recurring role on the acclaimed drama series Party of Five, playing the character Hallie. She had a recurring role on Freaks and Geeks (1999-2000) portraying the character of Vicki Appleby the popular freshman cheerleader who spent seven minutes in heaven with the ultimate geek, Bill Haverchuck (Martin Starr). She has also appeared on Family Law, Providence, Dawson’s Creek and, while guest-starring on Opposite Sex, became close friends with Allison Mack, who later would star on The WB’s Smallville. The character she played on Boston Public was caught performing oral sex in the school hallway in an effort to influence a school election. She also guest starred on the show “What I Like About You” as Ben’s secret wife.

Garcia went on to portray the character of Cheyenne Hart-Montgomery, Reba’s (Reba McEntire) oldest daughter on The CW sitcom Reba (2001-2007). Most recently, she was featured on the CBS comedy Welcome to the Captain. In Fall of 2008, she began her role starring as Megan Smith in the new CW series Privileged (originally known as How to Survive the Filthy Rich). On the big screen, Garcia was seen in the feature comedy sequel American Pie 2 and the comedy spoof Not Another Teen Movie. She has also appeared in the original television movies From the Earth to the Moon (1998) and Love’s Deadly Triangle: The Texas Cadet Murder (1997). She also appeared in the ABC Family original movie The Initiation of Sarah, which premiered in October 2006. She was in Reba McEntire’s music video “Every Other Weekend” with Reba costar Steve Howey. She is also to appear in the 2008 movie “A Very Merry Daughter of the Bride,” playing Roxanne.

(Source: Wikipedia)

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JoAnna Garcia

JoAnna Garcia

JoAnna Garcia