Brad Garrett won three Emmy’s and a SAG Award for his role as “Robert Barone” on the iconic CBS series EVERYBODY LOVES RAYMOND. He was also nominated for an Emmy and SAG Award for his portrayal of The Great One in the telefilm GLEASON.
Garrett has performed on Broadway in Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple and will next be seen on stage starring in Carnegie Hall’s production of Guys & Dolls with Nathan Lane and Megan Mullally in April 2014. Currently, Garrett is guest starring alongside Robin Williams in THE CRAZY ONES on CBS.
Garrett’s trademark voice has been heard in over 20 animated features, including the contemporary classics CASPER, FINDING NEMO, RATATOUILLE and TANGLED. Garrett’s film credits include David Chase’s NOT FADE AWAY as well as MUSIC AND LYRICS, SUICIDE KINGS and Woody Allen’s SWEET AND LOWDOWN.
Garrett’s stand-up career has spanned over thirty years and he was one of the youngest comics ever to appear on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson. In the late 80’s he opened for Frank Sinatra and Sammy Davis, Jr. in Las Vegas, where he recently opened his own comedy club at the MGM Grand, performing to sold-out audiences. The Gallery division of Simon and Schuster recently purchased Garrett’s autobiographical book ‘When The Balls Drop’, an honest look at life’s second half, which be will adapted for ABC and 20th Television Studios.