Ricardo Rene Garcia Jr.
Roosevelt Roads Naval Station, Puerto Rico
- Father – His father was a US navy marine.
- Siblings – He has two older brothers.
Ricky Garcia is represented by CESD Talent Agency.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
68 kg or 150 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Ricky Garcia has dated –
- Destiny Rogers (2015) – Ricky Garcia was in a relationship with dancer Destiny Rogers in 2015. They confirmed their relationship while interacting with fans on ASKfm.
- Chloe Lukasiak (2015-2016) – Ricky first met dancer and TV personality Chloe Lukasiak at the 2015 Radio Disney Music Awards after being introduced by their mutual acting teacher. Ricky got her number at the event. However, their relationship took off after their second meeting at the Digifest. Soon after, they were attending social functions together. He even cast her in his music video Wrapped Up for Christmas. However, they didn’t get to celebrate the first anniversary of their relationship. Their representatives stated that their hectic working schedules were to blame for the breakup.
- Beatrice Vendramin (2016) – In May 2016, Garcia was RUMORed to be going out with model Beatrice Vendramin after they were spotted hanging out together. These rumors were further solidified after he took her to the 2016 Radio Disney Music Awards.
- Brec Bassinger (2016) – In October 2016, actress Brec Bassinger and Ricky were rumored to be dating each other.
Race / Ethnicity
Multiracial (White and Hispanic)
He has German and Mexican ancestry.
Best Known For
- Being a part of the American pop band Forever in Your Mind.
- Playing the main role in Disney TV series Best Friends Whenever.
As a Singer
He made his film debut in the role of Young Spencer in the 2014 comedy film Mantervention.
First TV Show
In 2013, Garcia guest appeared as a cool kid in the comedy series It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia.
Ricky Garcia Favorite Things
- Food – Hamburger Helper
- Singer – Bruno Mars
- Color – Blue-green or neon green
- Book Series – Goosebumps
- Hobby – Surfing
Ricky Garcia Facts
- In his free time, he likes to go for snowboarding and surfing. Once, he even broke his arm while snowboarding.
- He is quite athletic and likes to play baseball, soccer, and American football.
- Before becoming a singer, he has worked as a model.
- He was eliminated from The X Factor show, but judge Simon Cowell realized that he has potential to succeed in a band and placed him in newly created Forever in Your Mind band.
- In December 2015, Ricky and his bandmates performed at the Rock the Red Kettle Concert. The proceeds from the concert were donated to The Salvation Army charity.
- He was living with his family in Texas when he auditioned for the reality show, The X Factor.
- Follow him on Twitter, Instagram, and iTunes.