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Robert Ben Garant

Robert Ben Garant with his partner, Thomas Lennon, has written the comedies Herbie: Fully Loaded, The Pacifier starring Vin Diesel, Taxi starring Queen Latifah -- and the upcoming feature comedy Reno 911!: Miami, based on the hit Comedy Central series on which her serves as co-creator, executive producer and star.

Garant is currently making his directorial debut with his screenplay Balls of Fury for New Line.

Garant is an executive producer, writer and star of the Comedy Central show RENO: 911! He performed with the comedy sketch troupe The State in the early nineties in New York City. The group went on to critical success with their self-titled hit series on MTV. The State was nominated for a 1995 CableACE award for Best Comedy Series and ran for three seasons. With Lennon, Garant then created, produced, wrote and occasionally starred in Comedy Central's Viva Variety, which was an instant critical smash for the new network, and received a CableACE nomination for Best Comedy Series in 1997 and enjoyed three successful seasons.

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Robert Ben Garant Facts

BirthdaySeptember 14, 1970 (53)
BirthplaceCookeville, Tennessee, USA
Height5' 7½" (1m71)  How tall is Robert Ben Garant compared to you?

Selected Filmography

Charlie Brown: Blockhead's Revenge
The Veil
The Ten
Balls of Fury
Reno 911: Season 3
Reno 911!: Season 4
Reno 911: Miami
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian: Life After Film School
Reno 911: Season 2
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