Jorge Garcia signs on for new J.J. Abrams series

Former Lost actor Jorge Garcia has signed on for new J.J. Abrams series Alcatraz.

Garcia, who played Hurley on Lost, will reunite with Abrams on his new project which will centre on the infamous San Francisco island prison.

The actor will take on the role of Dr Diego Soto, the world’s foremost expert on the prison, which has housed the likes of Al Capone in the past.

The series follows a group of prisoners and guards who go missing from the prison when it was still in operation and reappear in the modern day.

Filming is expected to begin in January.

Source: Digital Spy

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