Garrett, Brad

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Brad Garrett
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Name
Garrett, Brad Gender: M
Bradley H. Gerstenfeld
born on 14 April 1960 at 14:38 (= 2:38 PM )
Place Oxnard, California, 34n12, 119w11
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taglilatelo
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 24°58' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 06°43 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 07°41'



Biography

American actor, became popular on his role as Ray Romano's brother in "Everybody Loves Raymond." At 6 feet 8 1/2 inches, and with his deep voice, he makes quite a physical impression. For his role as Romano's policeman brother, he won an Emmy for Best Supporting Actor in a comedy in both 2002 and 2003.

The youngest of three brothers, his father was a hearing aid specialist working in geriatrics and his mother a housewife. He attended UCLA but dropped out soon after enrollment and went into stand-up comedy, performing in various Los Angeles nightclubs. In 1984, he won $100,000 as the first grand champion winner in the comedy category of "Star Search" and from there appeared on "The Tonight Show" hosted by Johnny Carson. His career took off and he has played in Las Vegas and NY. In 1989, the Las Vegas Review Journal named him the Best Comedian on the Strip.

With his distinctive voice, he has done voiceovers for animated films, including "Finding Nemo," and " A Bug's Life." He has also appeared in a few movies

He married Jill Diven in 1999. He has one son, Maxwell, born October 14, 1998 and a daughter Hope born in January 2000. He and his wife filed divorce papers in July 2006.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Work : Prize 1984 (Winner in comedy category of "Star Search" championship)
  • Work : Gain social status 1989 (Named best comedian on Las Vegas Strip)
  • Family : Change in family responsibilities 14 October 1998 (Son Maxwell born)
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  • Relationship : Marriage 1999 (Married Jill Diven)
  • Family : Change in family responsibilities January 2000 (Daughter Hope born)
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  • Work : Prize 2002 (For Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy)
  • Work : Prize 2003 (Hs second Emmy for Best Supporting Actor in a Comedy)
  • Relationship : Divorce dates July 2006 (He and Diven filed for divorce)
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Source Notes

PT has birth certificate on file

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Voice/Speech (deep distinctive voice)
  • Traits : Body : Other body (tall 6 feet 8 1/2 inches)
  • Family : Childhood : Order of birth (youngest of three boys)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (TV and movies)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Voice-Over (for animated films)
  • Notable : Awards : Emmy

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