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Leif Garrett


Born on November 8, 1961 in Hollywood, California, Leif grew up in a world of showbiz and got his first taste of acting in the blockbuster film, Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969) playing the son of Elliott Gould and Dyan Cannon, though he was uncredited. Then he was a frequent guest in TV shows such as Nanny and the Professor (1970), ... See full bio »

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Known For

The Outsiders
The Outsiders Bob Sheldon
(1983)
World's Dumbest
World's Dumbest Himself
(2008-2013)
Walking Tall
(1973)

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 2012 World's Dumbest (TV Series)
 2005 American Black Beauty (TV Movie)
Pete
 1989 Monsters (TV Series)
Dr. Miner
- Half as Old as Time (1989) ... Dr. Miner
 1988 Superboy (TV Series)
Judd Faust
- Bringing Down the House (1988) ... Judd Faust
 1987 Hunter (TV Series)
Todd Logan
- A Child Is Born (1987) ... Todd Logan
 1980 House Calls (TV Series)
 1979 CHiPs (TV Series)
Jimmy Tyler
 1978-1979 Family (TV Series)
Zack Russell
- Prelude (1979) ... Zack Russell
- All for Love (1978) ... Zack Russell
 1978 Wonder Woman (TV Series)
Lane / Michael
- My Teenage Idol Is Missing (1978) ... Lane / Michael
 1977 Peter Lundy and the Medicine Hat Stallion (TV Movie)
Peter Lundy
 1976 Flood! (TV Movie)
Johnny Lowman
 1976 ABC Afterschool Specials (TV Series)
 1974-1975 The Odd Couple (TV Series)
Leonard
- Felix Remarries (1975) ... Leonard
- The Frog (1974) ... Leonard
 1975 The Last Survivors (TV Movie)
Billy Wright
 1974 Strange Homecoming (TV Movie)
Bobby Halsey
 1974 Apple's Way (TV Series)
Harold Pearson / Harold
- The Lamb (1974) ... Harold Pearson
- The Musician (1974) ... Harold
 1973 Doc Elliot (TV Series)
Jamie Bartlett
- A Man of Importance (1973) ... Jamie Bartlett
 1973 Circle of Fear (TV Series)
Robert
- Doorway to Death (1973) ... Robert
 1973 The Wide World of Mystery (TV Series)
Boy Who Runs from the Giant
- Frankenstein: Part 1 (1973) ... Boy Who Runs from the Giant (uncredited)
 1972 Gunsmoke (TV Series)
John
- The Sodbusters (1972) ... John
 1972 The F.B.I. (TV Series)
Tommy
- The Deadly Species (1972) ... Tommy
 1971 Arnie (TV Series)
Chester
- The Gift of the Majors (1971) ... Chester
 1971 Cannon (TV Series)
Roger Swanson
- Death Is a Double-Cross (1971) ... Roger Swanson
 1971 Cade's County (TV Series)
Gabriel Dobbs
- A Gun for Billy (1971) ... Gabriel Dobbs
 1971 Black Noon (TV Movie)
Towhead
 1970 Family Affair (TV Series)
Bobby Granger
- Heroes Are Born (1970) ... Bobby Granger
 1970 Nanny and the Professor (TV Series)
Billy
- The Human Element (1970) ... Billy
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In 1979 he scored a top twenty hit in both the U.S. and the U.K. with the song, "I Was Made for Dancin'". (Ah Ah Ah All night long.) See more »

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Alternate Names:

Leif Garret | Lief Garrett

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Personal Quote:

If there is anything I would tell anybody in this profession, it is never believe your own press. See more »

Trivia:

In 1998, the corporate descendant of Garrett's original recording label released a greatest hits compilation of his music, "The Leif Garrett Collection". Garrett said that the only payment he received was a few copies of the CD. See more »

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Scorpio

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