Date Of Birth

July 7, 1973


American actor Troy Garity is probably best known for his role as Isaac Rosenberg in the Barbershop films.

Garity started acting at an early age at Santa Barbara’s Laurel Springs Camp for the Arts. He later trained at the American Academy of Dramatic Arts and then became a member of the Academy Repertory Company.

Garity’s credits include the 2000 film “Steal This Movie” based on the life of Yippie founder Abbie Hoffman, the 2002 film “Barbershop” where he portrayed the role of Isaac Rosenberg, “Barbershop 2: Back in Business” and in the Danny Boyle/Alex Garland film “Sunshine”.

More recently, Garity has been cast in the Starz original series, Boss.

Place of Birth

Los Angeles, California, USA

Birth Name

Troy O’Donovan Hayden



Fun Facts

Garity was born to actress Jane Fonda and activist politician Tom Hayden.
He earned a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor in a Mini-series or a Motion Picture Made for Television for “Soldier’s Girl”.
His professional surname, Garity, is his paternal grandmother’s name.


The Good Doctor (2011)
The Playboy Club (2011)

Boss (recurring, 2012)
Hawaii Five-0 (2011)


6′ 1¼” (186 cm)