Garlin is co-star and Executive Producer of the HBO series "Curb Your Enthusiasm." In 2007, Garlin adapted his solo show "I Want Someone to Eat Cheese With" into an independent film. It premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival to critical acclaim. Garlin has also directed "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and both Jon Stewart ("Unleavened") and Denis Leary ("Lock-n-Load") in their HBO specials. Garlin has extensive feature and television acting credits. Garlin also has voiced for the Captain in Disney-Pixar´s "WALL-E" and Buttercup in "Toy Story 3." Jeff also released his book, "Curbing It" (Simon & Schuster) where Garlin shares his hysterical and eye-opening journey to reduce his waistline and his carbon footprint during the production of the seventh season of HBO´s Curb Your Enthusiasm.
Garlin lives in Los Angeles and Chicago with his wife and two sons. His hobbies include napping.