In 1977 and 1978 he was the DJ over the senior lawn at El Camino Real High School in Woodland Hills, CA.
Graduated from El Camino Real High School in Woodland Hills, California in 1978.
Made his first television appearance on "The Comedy Shop" (1978).
Modeled on the back cover of the 1979 Electric Light Orchestra album: Discovery, dressed in Middle Eastern clothes, a turban and holding a big sword.
In the early 1980s Brad was a waiter at TGI Fridays in Woodland Hills, Ca.
Got his big break on TV when he won first prize on "Star Search" (1983).
Declined to do a spin-off with his character Robert Barone from "Everybody Loves Raymond" (1996).
Son, Maxwell Bradley Garrett, was born on October 14, 1998 with ex-wife Jill Diven.
He guest-starred on "The King of Queens: Road Rayge (#1.9)" (1998) as Robert Barone, his character from "Everybody Loves Raymond" (1996).
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) (the real Jackie Gleason being only about 6 feet tall), the other actors were often either also tall or wearing huge lifts.