Danay Garcia is an actress, writer, producer. She is currently a series regular in the AMC hit series "Fear the Walking Dead". Garcia has been working steadily in film, and television since arriving in the United States from Cuba.
Television audiences first got to know Garcia as co-star of the popular series "Prison Break", which ran for four seasons beginning in 2006. Garcia played the role of Sofia Lugo during the final two seasons and achieved instant fame, appearing in hundreds of magazines around the world. Garcia has also appeared in episodes of numerous network television shows.
In AMC's "Fear the Walking Dead" now it's 6th Season and one of the highest rated series on cable, Garcia stars as "Luciana" the fearless yet compassionate leader who shows unwavering courage in the dangerous post- apocalyptic world overrun by zombies and humans who will do anything to survive.
Garcia will soon be seen in two feature films "Spiked" a drama centered on the murder of a migrant worker; and "Baby Money", a thriller in which she stars as a fugitive gang member. Garcia also starred in the first season of the anticipated Quibi streaming series "50 States of Fright"
Garcia recently wrote, directed and produced "La Cura", a mid length film about a small town in Mexico feeling the effects of an unknown diseased that forces the local pastor to make an ethical decision that will impact the lives of everyone in the village. The film recently premiered on the opening night of the Baja California International Film Festival.
Other film credits includes "Avenge the Crows"(2017), an independent thriller which Garcia also produced co starring Lou Diamond Phillips, Steven Bauer, Emilio Rivera and Danny Trejo; "Sniper 7, Ultimate Kill" (2017), an action film produced by Sony and Mandalay Pictures. "Liz in September" (2014), by acclaimed director Fina Torres; "Eternal Ashes" (2011), which opened critical acclaim at the Montreal Film Festival; "From Mexico with Love" (2009); "Peep World" (2010) & "Danika" (2006), a psychological thriller co-starring Marisa Tomei.