Garette Ratliff Henson is an American actor. Garette Ratliff is best known for his role as Guy Germaine in The Mighty Ducks trilogy. Do you know that The Mighty Ducks is not Garette Ratliff’s first movie? Find out more about him.
Garette Ratliff Henson: Bio Summary
|Full Name||Garette Ratliff Henson|
|Age||42 years old as of 2022|
|Date of Birth||January 5, 1980|
|Place of Birth||Burbank, California, United States|
|Siblings||Elden Henson, Erick Ratliff, Ellington Ratliff|
Who is Garette Ratliff Henson?
Garette Ratliff Henson is an American actor. On January 5, 1980, Garette Ratliff was born in Burbank, California, United States. Garette began her career in the show business as a model and in advertisements when she was very young. Henson was born in Burbank, California to a professional photographer mother. He is the younger brother of Elden Henson, and Erick Henson. Henson also has a younger half-brother, Ellington Ratliff, who is a member of the band R5. Neither Garette nor his elder brother Elden is related to Muppets creator Jim Henson, despite people mistook them to be related because they share the same surname.
Garette and his family eventually moved to Los Angeles, where he auditioned for and was cast in the role of ‘Cory Charming’ in The Charmings in 1987.
Education and Career
Concerning his education, Henson attended a private primary in Burbank, where he was on the honor roll. He began his career as a baby model and auditioned for and was cast in the part of Cory Charming in The Charmings in 1987. He co-starred in The Mighty Ducks trilogy with his older brother, Elden, in 1992, 1994, and 1996, and continued to play hockey in school. In the 1995 film Casper, he played Christina Ricci’s character’s high school crush, Vic DePhillippi. Henson earned his bachelor’s degree in 2002 from Sarah Lawrence College. He plays the saxophone.
Is Garette Ratliff Henson married? Who is his wife?
Is Garette Ratliff married? Yes, Garette is a married man. Who is Garette Ratiff’s wife? He is married to his wife whose name is Laurie Savage. The couple got married in 2007 in a beautiful wedding ceremony in the presence of their friends, family, and loved ones. Garette Ratliff Henson and his wife’s marriage has been blessed with a child, his first child, a son, Fox was born in 2014.
He now lives in New York with his beautiful wife Laurie, and his son, who was born in 2014. In 2015, he obtained his MFA in cinema from Columbia University. Garette Ratliff Henson is still working as an actor. As of 2018, he works as a filmmaker and occasionally continues to act.
After they starred in the movie together, Garette Ratliff Remained close friends with his Mighty Ducks Trilogy co-star Vincent LaRusso.
In November 2020, Garette Ratliff Henson launched an Indie Gogo page to help fund his latest project, Last Time in This Place, which he co-wrote and is directing.
Sharing his experiences with being a popular movie star, Garette Ratliff Henson said
“With The Mighty Ducks, and with Casper, for example, those are movies that, for whatever reason, were big movies for people of our age. So there will still be, once a month, someone who sees me walking down the street and goes, “Wait, are you from The Mighty Ducks?” And I’m like, “YES, that is amazing.” But for me now it’s switched from this thing that I felt embarrassed about to this thing of pride. I’m thrilled to have been in these movies that were so huge.”
Garette Ratliff Henson Movies
- 1985 Radioactive Dreams as Phillip Chandler Age 4
- 1990 Arachnophobia as Tommy Jennings
- 1990 Captain America as Young Tom Kimball
- 1991 Return to the Blue Lagoon as Young Richard LeStrange
- 1992 Radio Flyer as Chad
- 1992 The Mighty Ducks as Guy Germaine
- 1993 The Adventures of Huck Finn as Billy Grangerford
- 1994 D2: The Mighty Ducks as Guy Germaine
- 1995 Casper as Vic DePhillippi
- 1995 Three Wishes as Neighborhood Teenager
- 1996 D3: The Mighty Ducks as Guy Germaine
- 1997 Nevada as Weston (as Garrette Henson)
- 2007 The Mannsfield 12 as Andrew Perryman
- 2021 The Mighty Ducks: Game Changers as Guy Germaine