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Aimee Garcia
Cast Aimee Garcia
Full Name Aimee Garcia
Gender Female
Date of Birth November 28, 1978
Birthplace Chicago, Illinois, U.S.
Occupation Actress, voice actress
Role Tennie

Aimee Garcia (born November 28, 1978) is an American actress, known for her roles as Veronica Palmero on the sitcom George Lopez and Jamie Batista on the Showtime drama Dexter. She provides the voice for Tennie in Motorcity .


Garcia was cast as Maria on The WB's Greetings from Tucson and appeared at the Global Frequency television pilot as Aleph. She had a role on Cadet Kelly, and also co-starred alongsideAnthony Anderson in the TV series All About the Andersons, where she played Lydia. In 2006, she appeared on George Lopez as George Lopez' wife's niece.

Garcia starred alongside actress/singer Jessica Simpson in the 2008 comedy/drama Major Movie Star. She also played a brief part in the movie D-War and narrated the Adam Sandler filmSpanglish.

As of 2009, she was on the Peter Berg NBC medical drama Trauma as the EMT Helicopter Pilot Marisa Benez.

In 2011, it was announced she would play Jamie Batista on Showtime's Dexter, as well as a criminal on CBS's Hawaii Five-0.


Year Film Role Notes
1996 The Homecoming Jodi Film debut
2001 Betaville Ruby Derain (young)
2002 The Good Girl Nurse
Cadet Kelly Gloria TV film
2003 Boys Life 4: Four Play Caitlan Segment: L.T.R.
2004 Jessica Amanda TV film
D.E.B.S. Maria
Boricua[disambiguation needed] Lola
Spanglish Narrator Voice
2005 Global Frequency Aleph TV film
A Lot Like Love Nicole
Cruel World Gina
Dirty Rita
2006 Ultra Kyra TV film
The Alibi Operator #1
Mercy Street Alicia Johnson
2007 D-War Brandy
Graduation Suzy Winters
7eventy 5ive Jody Walters
2008 The More Things Change... Diana Carter TV film
Universal Signs Trish
Private Valentine: Blonde & Dangerous Private Vicky Castillo
2009 Operating Instructions Megan TV film
B-Girl Rosie
Shrink Check out Girl
2010 Beach Lane Holly TV film
Go for It! Carmen Salgado
2011 Convincing Clooney Amy
2013 RoboCop

Year Title Role Notes
1999 ER Leanne Lawler 1 episode
2001 Resurrection Blvd. Sylvia 1 episode
V.I.P. Receptionist
The Agency Motel Housekeeper 2 episodes
2002 Angel Cynthia York 1 episode
American Family Young Nina Recurring character
MDs Gina Willis 1 episode
20022003 Greetings from Tucson Maria Tiant
20032004 All About the Andersons Lydia
2004 Las Vegas Lizzie Posner 1 episode
El otro México Herself
2005 CSI: NY Rhonda Chavez 1 episode
2006 Lovespring International Sparkles 1 episode
20062007 George Lopez Veronica Palmero Recurring/ Series Regular
2007 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Melissa Gentry 1 episode
Standoff Tina Markovich
2008 Supernatural Secretary Nancy Fitzgerald 1 episode
My Boys Amy
CSI: Miami Andrea Rinell
2009 Gary Unmarried Anna 1 episode
Bones Jennifer Keating
Family Guy Nicole
2009–2010 Trauma Marisa Benez Series Regular
2011 Love Bites Steffi 1 episode
Off the Map Alma Recurring character
Dexter Jamie Batista 12 episodes
Hawaii Five-0 Karla 1 episode

Awards and nominations

Year Group Award Result Film/Show
2007 ALMA Award Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Television Series, Mini-Series or Television Movie Nominated George Lopez
Imagen Award Best Supporting Actress in a Television Series Nominated
2012 SAG Award Best Ensemble in a Dramatic TV Series Nominated "Dexter"