Steve Lemme and Kevin Heffernan from Super Troopers and Beerfest
Kevin Heffernan, & Steve Lemme help comprise the five-member filmmaking comedy group Broken Lizard. Broken Lizard
formed at Colgate University as a student sketch comedy group. Following graduation,
they relocated to New York City, where they performed live shows in exchange for
sexual favors. |
Fresh off of their Comedy Central Stand Up special, Broken Lizard Stands Up - Kevin and Steve are
going back on the road to tell you what it’s like to die in a vat of beer, how cops treat them after seeing
SuperTroopers and the downsides of a fat man hanging around with a little bitty fella.
This show has it all, from two of your favorite Broken Lizard members - Kevin Heffernan (“Farva” in Super
Troopers and “Landfill” in Beerfest) and Steve Lemme (“Mac” in Super Troopers and “Finkelstein” in
The group began its feature film career with their award-winning debut Puddle Cruiser in
1996. They followed up with the independently-financed, cult-hit Super Troopers (Fox
Searchlight), which premiered at the 2001 Sundance Film Festival and was released
worldwide in February 2002. Besides earning $20 million at the box office, Super
Troopers also found a massive audience in the home video market, selling over five
million copies on DVD. They followed Super Troopers with yet another cult favorite,
the horror-comedy Club Dread (Fox Searchlight) which was released in February of
In 2005, the group co-wrote and acted in the film remake of the popular 70’s television
series The Dukes of Hazzard (Warner Bros), which was directed by Chandrasekhar. They
followed their work on Dukes of Hazzard with Beerfest, released in August 2006, and
most recently The Slammin’ Salmon released in 2009.
Their successful stand up tour of 2009 was captured in concert and will air on Comedy
Central in Fall, 2010 and their DVD “Broken Lizard Stands Up” will be released in the
Fall as well.
Kevin Heffernan (born May 25, 1968) is an American actor, writer, producer, and director, and member of the Broken Lizard comedy group.Heffernan was born West Haven, Connecticut. He is a graduate of Fairfield College Preparatory School and later Colgate University, the latter where he was a part of comedy group Charred Goosebeak with the other Lizards, and a member of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity. Heffernan is a graduate of Brooklyn Law School, where he received his J.D. Heffernan is best known for his role of Vermont State Trooper Rod Farva in Super Troopers, as Landfill and Gil in Beerfest, and co-starring in the Dukes of Hazzard movie as "Sheev".He has also appeared on How I Met Your Mother (ep. "I'm Not That Guy"), Curb Your Enthusiasm, and Arrested Development.Filmography
Steven "Steve" Lemme (born November 13, 1968) is an American actor, writer, and producer, and one of the members of the Broken Lizard comedy group. He attended Riverdale Country Day, a high school in New York, but after one year transferred to Fountain Valley School in Colorado, graduating in 1987. He attended Colgate University and was a member of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity. Before leaving Colgate, he was part of Charred Goosebeak, a comedy troupe with the future Lizards. He has Argentine ancestry as his father is originally from Argentina.