Paula Garcés
Shield- Paula Garces
Character(s) Tina Hanlon
Date of Birth March 20, 1974
Origin Medellin, Colombia
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Paula Garcés (born March 20, 1974) played Probation Officer Tina Hanlon on The Shield between Season 5 and Season 7.

Garcés was born in Medellín, Colombia to a fisherman and a schoolteacher. At an early age, she moved to the United States growing up in Spanish Harlem, New York. She started gaining attention after starring in the 2002 teen sci-fi film Clockstoppers and is perhaps better known for her work in the comedy trilogy of Harold and Kumar movies. In 2010, Garcés guest-starred on the SyFy Channel original series Warehouse 13, which also features CCH Pounder. she has also had some success as a comic book writer.

Garcés married Antonio Hernández in 2002. They own a restaurant in New York City called "From Earth to You Cafe".

Paula Garcés' height is 5' 5" (1.65 m).

Selected filmography Edit

  • Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay (2008)
  • Man of the House (2005)
  • Che Guevara (2005)
  • Clockstoppers (2002)

Television appearances Edit

  • Defying Gravity (2009)
  • The Shield (2006-2008)
  • CSI: Miami (2003-2007)
  • Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (2005)
  • The Guiding Light (1999-2001)

The Shield related appearances Edit

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