Began to pursue stand-up full-time
Won $10,000 in a stand-up competition
Featured on HBO's "The 15th Annual Young Comedians Special" hosted by Dana Carvey
Appeared on the "Late Show with David Letterman" (CBS)
Replaced by Joe Rogan on the NBC sitcom "NewsRadio" after two days of rehearsals
Starred in own special "HBO Half-Hour Comedy: Ray Romano"
Co-starred with Gene Hackman in the comedy "Welcome to Mooseport"
Starred in the black comedy "Eulogy," which followed three generations of a family who come together for the patriarch's funeral
Received an Emmy nomination for the comedy special "Everybody Loves Raymond: The Last Laugh" (CBS)
Again let his voice to Manny for the animated sequel "Ice Age: The Meltdown"
Reprised the role of Manny in "Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs"
Returned to television with lead role on TNT's "Men of a Certain Age," which he co-created with former "Everybody Loves Raymond" writer Mike Royce
Reprised voice role of Manny the woolly mammoth in "Ice Age: Continental Drift"
Played Hank Rizzoli on NBC's "Parenthood"
Appeared in the crime drama "Rob the Mob"
Voiced the role of Manny once again in "Ice Age: Collision Course"
Was cast in the romantic comedy "The Big Sick"