Bangs Garcia is a film and television actress & painter born in Davao City, Philippines. She studied in Ateneo de Davao University from 1993-2005.

She won in an interschool talent competition called Campus Idols in 2004. Her first job was a TV host in a teen variety show in ABS-CBN Davao.

In 2005, she was a contender in a model search, Close Up to Fame conducted by ABS-CBN Corp. She didn't win but she carried on her venture in the modeling industry. Amid her endeavors in Manila she became a Philippine Youth Ambassador and had her first TV commercial.