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Juan García is the actor who played John Torres in the Star Trek: Voyager seventh season episodes "Lineage" and "Author, Author".

Garcia has been acting since the very end of the 1980s. His first, and only, film in the '80s was The Banker (1989, with Duncan Regehr). In the '90s Garcia appeared in I'm Dangerous Tonight (1990, with Mädchen Amick and Ed Trotta). In 1992, Garcia acted in the military film Soldier's Fortune (with Grainger Hines and Star Trek: The Original Series and Star Trek: Deep Space Nine guest player Charles Napier). Next Garcia was in The Net (1995, with Vaughn Armstrong, with Wren T. Brown and Dan Shor). Garcia then played Frederico in the 1996 Street Corner Justice (with Tommy "Tiny" Lister, Jr.). 1997 saw Garcia in the film The Second Civil War, along with Eve H. Brenner, Joanna Cassidy, Jerry Hardin, Brian Keith, Dick Miller, Ron Perlman, Robert Picardo and William Schallert. That same year, Garcia was in Alien Nation: The Udara Legacy, starring Ron Fassler, Gary Graham, Eric Pierpoint and Michele Scarabelli, and featuring Jeff Allin and Tim de Zarn. The television series Hunter was turned into a TV movie in 2003 Garcia as well as co-starring Nikita Ager.

Garcia's television work has also found him in productions with other Trek actors. His first guest role was on Quantum Leap, starring Scott Bakula and Dean Stockwell in an episode with Neal McDonough. Garcia's next television guest role was on the comedy series Almost Perfect in a 1996 episode with David Clennon. In 1997, he appeared in an episode of Seinfeld (starring Jason Alexander) with Marco Rodriguez. Garcia appeared on Fired Up (executive produced by Kelsey Grammer and starring Jonathan Banks and Sharon Lawrence) in an episode with Christopher Michael. The end of that year saw Garcia working again with Joanna Cassidy on Melrose Place (starring Jeffrey Nordling). In 2001, Garcia reunited with David Clennon on The Agency (also starring Ronny Cox). Also that year, he had a role on Providence (starring Concetta Tomei). In 2002, Garcia twice played the character Moses Hernandez on The Shield (starring Michael Jace, Jay Karnes and Benito Martinez), once with April Grace. Later he appeared on The West Wing with Thomas Kopache and Glenn Morshower. Most recently, Garcia was on Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip with John Mahon.

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