Ralph Garman

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Ralph Garman
Ralph Garman by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Garman at the Comic Con in San Diego on July 22, 2010
Born (1964-11-17) November 17, 1964 (age 50)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Medium Acting, Journalism, Voice acting
Nationality American
Years active 1987–present

Ralph Garman (born November 17, 1964) is an American actor, comedian, and radio host best known as the host of The Joe Schmo Show,[1] for his voice work in Family Guy, and as the entertainment reporter and impressionist for the Kevin and Bean morning show on Los Angeles radio station KROQ-FM. Garman was hired to work on the Kevin and Bean show through Jimmy Kimmel (who at the time was working as the sports reporter on the show) who had received a recommendation to hire him through former roommate Adam Carolla.[2] He also hosts the Hollywood Babble-On podcast with Kevin Smith on SModcast.com, who cast Ralph in his movies Red State and Tusk .


Garman graduated from La Salle University with a B.A. in communication arts.[3]


In 2014 it was announced Kevin Smith and Garman are working on a Batman '66 crossover featuring Batman and Green Hornet titled Batman 66 meets the Green Hornet.[4]

Personal life[edit]

Garman has been married to Kari Watson since April 2005.[5][6] Watson gave birth to the couple's premature twins, Lincoln and Olivia, on March 26, 2010. Lincoln acquired an illness shortly after birth and died.[7] Olivia remained in the neonatal intensive care unit for two months, before coming home.[8] Garman's mother died on November 13, 2012 from a sudden heart attack and kidney failure.[9] Garman previously dated adult film actress Ginger Lynn.[10]

Celebrity impressions[edit]


Year Film Role Other notes
1988 What Price Victory
1997 Chimp Lips Theater (voice)
1998 Gotcha (voice)
2000 Digimon: The Movie Newsman (voice)
2005 Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story (voice)
2005 Two for the Money Reggie
2006 The Other Mall Bil Travis
2006 Deceit Police Sargeant
2008 Eagle Eye Newscaster
2009 This Monday Steve
2010 Sharktopus Captain Jack
2011 Red State Caleb
2012 Ted Steve Bennett
2013 Jay & Silent Bob's Super Groovy Cartoon Movie Dick Head (voice)
2014 Tusk Detective Frank Garmin
2014 A Million Ways to Die in the West Dan
2015 Yoga Hosers TBA Post-production
Year Title Role Other notes
1987 ABC Afterschool Specials Kronke Episode: Class Act: A Teacher's Story
1992 Doogie Howser, M.D. Brian Episode: Nothing Compares 2 U
1998 Sexcetera (unknown episodes)
1999 Comedy Central's Canned Ham: The Dr. Evil Story Narrator
2000 Charmed D.J. Episode: The Devil's Music
Episode: She's a Man, Baby, a Man!
2000–2002 E! True Hollywood Story Himself Episode: Rick & Darva: The Million Dollar Mistake
Episode: Ginger Lynn
2001–2005 NYPD Blue Officer Exposition 9 episodes
2001– Family Guy Various 56 episodes
2002 Strong Medicine Dratch Episode: Precautions
2003–2004 Joe Schmo Show, TheThe Joe Schmo Show Himself aka "The Smarmy Host" (Season 1)/Derek Newcastle "the Pompous Host" (Season 2) 18 episodes
2005 American Dad! Hazmat Guy Episode: Threat Levels
2006 Celebrity Deathmatch Adam West Episode: When Animals Attack (Fight: Adam West vs. Christian Bale)
2006 Living in TV Land Himself Episode: Adam West
2006 Kathy Griffin: My Life on the D-List Himself Episode: Puppy Chaos
2006 Justice League Heroes Green Arrow (Video Game), (voice)
2006 20 to 1 Himself Episode: Hoaxes, Cheats and Liars
2008-2009 10 Items or Less Charles Kliphouse Episode: The Ren Fair
Episode: Turkey Bowling
Episode: The Whistler
2008-2009 Seth MacFarlane's Cavalcade of Cartoon Comedy Various Episode: Why Bob Marley Should Not Have Acted as His Own Attorney
Episode: Things You Never Hear
2009 Born Hye: The Armenian Comedian Story Himself
2009 Titan Maximum Bud Freewell Episode: One Billion Dead Grandparents
2010 Sharktopus Captain Jack
2011 House M.D. Bobby, the patient Vanessa's ex-boyfriend Season 8, Episode 2: "Transplant"
2011-2012 MAD Caesar/Donald Chimp/Al Pacino/Elongated Man Episode: Demise of the Planet of the Apes/The Celebrity Ape-rentice
Episode: Al Pacino and the Chipmunks/That's What Super Friends Are For
2012 Bones Morgan Donnelly (dead guy) Season 8 Episode 8: "The But in the Joke"
2013 The Joe Schmo Show: The Full Bounty Jake Montrose "The Bounty Hunter"/Host 10 episodes
2014 Avengers Assemble Mojo[11] (voice) Episode: "Mojo World"
2015 Agent Carter Radio Announcer Episode 2: "Bridge and Tunnel"
Episode 8: "Valediction"


  1. ^ Brooks, Tim; Marsh, Earle (2007-10-16). The Complete Directory to Prime Time Network and Cable TV Shows, 1946-Present. Random House Digital, Inc. pp. 707–. ISBN 9780345497734. Retrieved 20 March 2012. 
  2. ^ Loveline, 1999-05-20 (Guest - Ralph Garman)
  3. ^ http://smodcast.com/episodes/105-2/
  4. ^ Kevin Smith & Ralph Garman Announce New Batman/Green Hornet Project - (DCAA 206)
  5. ^ "April Articles and Emails". LAradio.com. April 2013. Retrieved October 9, 2013. 
  6. ^ Fey, Dan (October 15, 2008). "KROQ morning personality buys in Studio City". BlockShopper. Retrieved October 9, 2013. 
  7. ^ "A Sad Day For The Kevin And Bean Family". KROQ-FM. CBS Radio. April 5, 2010. Retrieved October 9, 2013. 
  8. ^ "Olivia Garman Finally At Home Where She Belongs". KROQ-FM. CBS Radio. June 1, 2010. Retrieved October 9, 2013. 
  9. ^ "A Personal Message From Ralph Garman". KROQ-FM. CBS Radio. November 15, 2012. Retrieved October 9, 2013. 
  10. ^ Ralph Garman Twitter
  11. ^ "Mojo World". Avengers Assemble. Season 1. Episode 18. March 9, 2014. Disney XD.

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