Apr. 14th, 1960
Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA
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Brad Garrett is an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor and professional poker player. He has appeared in numerous television and film roles. Garrett was initially successful as a stand-up comedian in the early 1980s.
- Son, Maxwell Bradley Garrett, was born on October 14, 1998 with ex-wife Jill Diven.
- Attended Hale Jr. High School in Woodland Hills, California.
- Models on the back cover of the 1979 Electric Light Orchestra album: Discovery, dressed in middle eastern clothes, turban and holding a big sword.
- Graduated from El Camino Real High School in Woodland Hills, California in 1978.
- In 1977 and 1978 Brad was the DJ over the Senior Lawn at ECR.
- He guest-starred in episode "Road Rayge" (episode # 1.9) of _"The King of Queens" (1998)_ (qv) as Robert Barone, his character from _"Everybody Loves Raymond" (1996)_ (qv).
- Daughter, Hope Violet Garrett, was born in January 2000, with ex-wife Jill Diven.
- Has sometimes struggled for acting work due to his large size. In order to play the title role in the TV movie _Gleason (2002) (TV)_ (qv) (the real 'Jackie Gleason (I)' (qv) being only about 6 feet tall), the other actors were often either also tall or wearing huge lifts.