Garrett started out at various improv clubs in Los Angeles, including The Improv in Hollywood and The Ice House in Pasadena.
In 1984, he became the first 0,000 grand champion winner in the comedy category of the TV show Star Search.
Garrett and his ex-wife have two children together, son Maxwell and daughter Hope.
When ET spoke to Garrett last May, the comedian joked about the 24-year age difference between he and Quella."I'm with someone now who's a little young," Garrett said.
April 14, 1960) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor and professional poker player.
Garrett was hoping to do a spin-off with his character Robert Barone from Everybody Loves Raymond when the show ended its nine-year run in 2005, but he withdrew in October 2005 due to inaction from CBS that led to a number of the writers from Raymond leaving and taking other jobs.
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star is engaged to his girlfriend, 32-year-old Isabella Quella, his rep confirmed to ET on Tuesday. 27 in the Winston Churchill suite at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City.
In 2003, he was also nominated for the Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries or Movie for Gleason.
With his Raymond castmates, he won the 2003 Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series.