Kevin Heffernan (actor)

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Kevin Heffernan
Broken Lizard at Cheyenne Mountain.jpg
Kevin Heffernan (right) and Steve Lemme (center) of Broken Lizard sign an autograph during a visit to Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station in 2016.
Born (1968-05-25) May 25, 1968 (age 50)
OccupationActor, director, producer, writer, comedian
Years active1996–present

Kevin Heffernan (born May 25, 1968) is an American actor, writer, producer, and director, and member of the Broken Lizard comedy group.

Life and career[edit]

Heffernan was born in West Haven, Connecticut. His mother, Cathe Jane (née Eibey), is the West Haven treasurer, and his father, Eugene Michael Heffernan, worked as a probate judge. His paternal grandfather, William J. Heffernan, was mayor of West Haven.[1][2]

Heffernan is a graduate of Fairfield College Preparatory School and later Colgate University, the latter where he was a part of comedy group Charred Goosebeak with the other Lizards, and a member of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity. Heffernan is a graduate of Brooklyn Law School. He is best known for his role of Vermont State Trooper Rod Farva in Super Troopers, as Landfill and Gil in Beerfest, and co-starring in the Dukes of Hazzard film as "Sheev".

He has also appeared on How I Met Your Mother (ep. "I'm Not That Guy"), Curb Your Enthusiasm, Veep, Arrested Development, and Agent Carter.




  1. ^ "West Haven native returns home after hitting it big in Hollywood". Retrieved November 16, 2013.
  2. ^ "REYNOLDS & CRIMMINS FAMILY:Information about Kevin Heffernan". August 15, 1996. Retrieved November 16, 2013.

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