Deputy Travis Junior, "RENO 911!"
Robert Ben Garant was born in Cookeville, Tennessee. He spent the early nineties in New York with the comedy group “The State” on MTV. He then wrote, produced, and occasionally appeared in “Viva Variety” on COMEDY CENTRAL.
Since relocating to Los Angeles, he’s written films for Disney, Spyglass, Imagine, Warner Brothers, Columbia, Paramount, New Line, Dimension and Universal Pictures, as well as “Night at the Museum I” and “Night at the Museum II” for Twentieth Century Fox. Garant wrote and directed “Balls of Fury” for Universal, and “RENO 911!: Miami” for Fox and Paramount. In his spare time, he writes, directs, executive produces and stars in COMEDYCENTRAL’s hit series “RENO 911!”
He lives next to the Hollywood Bowl. He’s complained about the noise, but they never listen.