Ask AP: JoAnna Garcia

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on February 10, 2011
JoAnna Garcia of <i>Better With You</i>

What can you tell me about JoAnna Garcia, who plays Mia on Better With You?
 Jessie Saladino, Richmond, Va.

The bilingual Garcia, 31, was born and raised in Tampa, Fla., to a Cuban father and American mother and began acting at age 10 in local theater. She starred on the TV series Are You Afraid of the Dark? as Sam and played Cheyenne on Reba, and she's had roles in Party of Five, Freaks and Geeks and Privileged. Garcia married New York Yankees outfielder Nick Swisher in December. Her pets include horses, chickens, dogs and a goat.