Brad Garrett Biography (1960-)

Original name, Brad H. Gerstenfeld; born April 14, 1960, in Oxnard (some sources cite Woodland Hills), CA; son of Al (a hearing aid salesman) and Barbara(a homemaker) Gerstenfeld; married Jill Diven (a gardener), May 18, 1999; children: Maxwell Bradley. Addresses: Agent: Abrams-Rubaloff & Lawrence, 8075 West Third St., Suite 303, Los Angeles, CA 90048; Metropolitan Talent Agency, 4526 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90010-3801.; Manager: Raw Talent Management, 9615 Brighton Way, #300, Beverly Hills, CA 90210.; Contact: c/o CBS-TV, 51 W. 52nd St., New York, NY 10019.

Actor, comedian
Birth Details
April 14, 1960
Oxnard, California, United States

Famous Works

  • Television Appearances
  • Series
  • Voice of Hulk Hogan, Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n' Wrestling! (animated; also known as Hulk Hogan's Rock 'N' Wrestling), CBS, 1985-1987
  • Voice of Trypticon, The Transformers (animated; also known as Transformers: 2010, Transformers, and Tatakae! Cho robot seimeitai TRANSFORMERS), syndicated, 1986
  • Frank Dutton, First Impressions (also known as Just Like You and Me and Sounds Like), CBS, 1988
  • Voice of Rosinante, The Adventures of Don Coyote and Sancho Panda(animated), syndicated, 1990
  • Voice of Waldo, Where's Waldo? (animated; also known as Where'sWally?), CBS, 1991
  • Voice, Spacecats (animated), NBC, 1991
  • Voice of Thuggo, Eek! the Cat (animated; also known as Eek! andthe Terrible Thunderlizards and Eek!stravaganza), Fox, 1992
  • Voice of Big Dog, 2 Stupid Dogs (animated), syndicated, 1993
  • Voice of Greasepit, Biker Mice from Mars (animated; also known asMarvel Action Universe), syndicated, 1993
  • Voices of Toon Wolf and Human Wannabe in Ratsuit, Bonkers, syndicated, 1993
  • Voice of Shirley Pimple, Schnookums and Meat Funny Cartoon Show (animated), CBS, 1993
  • Voice of Hydro-Man, The Fantastic Four (animated; also known as The Marvel Action Hour: The Fantastic Four), syndicated, 1994
  • Alex Chosek, The Pursuit of Happiness (also known as The Way ItGoes), NBC, 1995
  • Voice, What-A-Mess (animated), ABC, 1995
  • Voice of Noah, Project G.e.e.K.e.R. (animated; also known as Project Geeker), CBS, 1996
  • Voice of Grin, Mighty Ducks (animated; also known as Disney's Mighty Ducks and Mighty Ducks: The Animated Series), ABC and syndicated, 1996
  • Robert Charles Barone, Everybody Loves Raymond (also known as Raymond), CBS, 1996-
  • Voice of Magmanamus, Dexter's Laboratory (animated), The Cartoon Network, 1996-
  • Voice of Dad Needlemeyer, Nightmare Ned (animated), ABC, 1997
  • Voice of Jelly Roll the Elephant, One Saturday Morning (animated;also known as Disney's One Saturday Morning), ABC, 1997
  • Himself, The College of Comedy with Alan King, PBS, 1997
  • Voice, Steven Spielberg Presents Toonsylvania (animated; also known as Igor and Toonsylvania), Fox Family, 1998
  • Himself/regular, Hollywood Squares, syndicated, 1998
  • Voice of Torque, Buzz Lightyear of Star Command (animated), The Disney Channel, 2000
  • Movies
  • Voice of Big Rock, Hollyrock-a-Bye Baby (animated), ABC, 1993
  • Voice of Bibbo, Superman: The Last Son of Krypton (animated), 1996
  • Assassin, Don King: Only in America, HBO, 1997
  • Voice of Bibbo, The Batman/Superman Movie (also known as Batman/Superman Adventures: World's Finest), 1998
  • Voice of Grin, The Mighty Ducks: The First Face-Off (animated), 1998
  • Lou Montana, Club Land, Showtime, 2001
  • Marvin, Bleacher Bums, Showtime, 2001
  • Specials
  • Voice, Eek! the Cat Christmas Special (animated), Fox, 1993
  • Black Bart, The Bears Who Saved Christmas, 1994
  • Robert, Sea World and Busch Gardens Adventures: Alien Vacation!, CBS, 1997
  • Host, Microage Fiesta Bowl Parade, 1997
  • Episodic
  • Star Search, syndicated, 1984
  • Contestant, "The Funny Men vs. The Funny Women," Family Feud, CBSand syndicated, 1989
  • Doug, "The Pied Piper of Lanford," Roseanne, ABC, 1990
  • Guest host, Studio 59 (also known as Into the Night), ABC,1991
  • Voice of Santa Claus, "Shnookums and Meat," Marsupilami (animated), CBS, 1993
  • Voice of Toon Louse, "Once in a Blue Toon," Bonkers, syndicated, 1993
  • John "Fingers" O'Neill, "Fresh Prince: The Movie," The Fresh Prince ofBel-Air, NBC, 1994
  • Goliath, "Sideshow," Batman: The Animated Series (animated), Fox,1994
  • Voice of Commissioner Stress, "Pith Possum," The Shnookums and Meat Funny Cartoon Show (animated), syndicated, 1995
  • Voice of Wrongo, "Tex Tinstar," The Shnookums and Meat Funny Cartoon Show (animated), syndicated, 1995
  • Reverend Bob, "I Now Pronounce You ... ," Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (also known as Lois and Clark and The New Adventures of Superman), ABC, 1995
  • Nurse, Mad about You (also known as Loved by You), NBC, 1995
  • Tony, "The Bottle Deposit," Seinfeld, NBC, 1996
  • Voice of Bibbo, "The Main Man: Parts 1 & 2," Superman (animated), The WB, 1996
  • Voices of Bibbo and Neato Coralli, "A Little Piece of Home," Superman (animated), The WB, 1996
  • Voice of Jim Rage, "That Mustache Feeling," The Tick (animated), Fox, 1996
  • Russ, "The Sample," Mad About You, NBC, 1996
  • Voice of Drinky, "The Third Pig," Tales from the Crypt, HBO, 1996
  • Voice of Bibbo, "Heavy Metal," Superman (animated), The WB, 1997
  • Voice of Lobo, "Warrior Queen," Superman (animated), The WB, 1997
  • SWAT team captain, "Wee Small Hours," Murphy Brown, CBS, 1998
  • Robert Barone, "Road Rayge," The King of Queens, CBS, 1998
  • Himself, "Behind the Isaak," The Chris Isaak Show, Showtime, 2001
  • Also appeared on The Arsenio Hall Show, syndicated; Evening atthe Improv, Arts and Entertainment; Stand-Up Spotlight, VH1; Sunday Comics, Fox; The Tonight Show, NBC; Mad Jack the Pirate (animated); as guest player, Body Language, CBS; voice, Problem Child, USA Network; voice of What Interrogator, "The Tick vs. The Big Nothing," The Tick (animated), Fox; voice of Bunny Wunnie, "Melissa Screetch's Morbid Morals: Melissa Screetch Earth Ambassador," Toonsylvania (animated), Fox.
  • Television Work
  • Series
  • Additional voices, Problem Child, USA Network, 1993
  • Additional voices, Hercules (animated; also known as Disney's Hercules), ABC and syndicated, 1998
  • Additional voices, Mickey Mouse Works (animated), ABC, 1999
  • Additional voices, House of Mouse (animated), ABC, 2001
  • Specials
  • Additional voices, Siegfried and Roy: Masters of the Impossible (animated), Fox, 1996
  • Film Appearances
  • (Film debut) PeeWee, Eight Men Out, 1988
  • Voice of Fatso, Casper, Universal, 1995
  • Voice of Short Rancor guard, Spy Hard, Buena Vista, 1996
  • Security guard, George B., Tango West, 1997
  • Sheldon Lutz, A Delicatessen Story, 1997
  • Jeckyll, Suicide Kings, Artisan Entertainment, 1997
  • Voice of Grin, Mighty Ducks the Movie: The First Face-Off (animated), Walt Disney Home Video, 1997
  • Voice of Dim, A Bug's Life, Buena Vista, 1998
  • Oren Starks, Postal Worker, Taos Land and Film Company, 1998
  • Joe Bedloe, Sweet and Lowdown, Sony Pictures Classics, 1999
  • Henry, Facade (also known as Death Valley), Cinequanon Pictures International, Inc., 1999
  • Voice of Tank, An Extremely Goofy Movie (animated), Buena Vista, 2000
  • Voice, The Country Bears, Buena Vista, 2002
  • Also appeared in Land of Illusion.
  • Film Work
  • Additional voices, Jetsons: The Movie (animated), Universal, 1990
  • Additional voices, Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World (animated; also known as Disney's Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World and Pocahontas: Journey to a New World), Buena Vista Home Video, 1998
  • Stage Appearances
  • Amos Hart, Chicago, Broadway production, 2002
  • Video Games
  • Voice of Harry, Fallout (also known as Fallout: A Post-NuclearRole-Playing Game), Interplay, 1997

Further Reference


    • Entertainment Weekly, September 20, 1996, p. 64; April 11, 1997, pp. 67-68
    • People Weekly, February 9, 1998, pp. 109-110

    User Contributions:

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    Nov 4, 2015 @ 5:05 am
    We have been watching re-runs of "Everybody Loves Raymond. Was Brad Garret really hurt in several episodes? The show used the excuse that he was gored by a bull but he is seen using a cane several episodes later.

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