Remembering Mythbusters' Grant Imahara

The former Mythbuster, Battlebots Champion, and recent Battlebots judge dedicated his life to using his skills to make people smile.

July 14, 2020

Photo By: Phil Toledano

Photo By: Phil Toledano

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Photo By: Benjamin Hanson

Photo By: Benjamin Hanson

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Grant Imahara of Mythbusters.

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Bird Balance episode. Host Grant Imahara taming a chicken RC helicopter.

Bird Balance episode. Hosts Tory Belleci, Kari Byron, and Grant Imahara looking at a chicken RC helicopter in flight.

Episode Flock Formation. Host Grant Imahara in plane.

Jamie Hyneman, Adam Savage, Tory Belleci, Grant Imahara, and Kari Byron pose on the crashed JATO Rocket Car after testing.

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Mythbusters cast, from left to right: Jamie Hyneman, Tory Bellaci, Kari Byron, Grant Imahara and Adam Savage.

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Grant Imahara at work.

Grant Imahara cutting steel with a circular saw.

Episode Potty Dance and Finger Break Glass. Hosts Grant Imahara and Kari Byron cheer from the bleachers.

Episode Potty Dance and Finger Break Glass. Host Grant Imahara crouches alongside clocks prior to testing.

Grant Imahara during a Mythbusters photo shoot.

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Adam Savage, Jamie Hyneman, and Grant Imahara pose with the JATO Rocket Car.

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Grant Imahara controls the RC tug boat.

Grant Imahara and Kari Byron build the room for full scale testing.

Hosts Grant Imahara and Tory Belleci with balloon compressing device.

Grant Imahara, Kari Byron, and Tory Belleci posing for a Mythbusters photo shoot.

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Hosts Grant Imahara and Kari Byron pose with Indy Car crew.

Host Grant Imahara poses in an Indy Car.

Host Grant Imahara during testing of the cat deterrents.

Hosts Grant Imahara, Kari Byron, and Tory Belleci pose during testing for cat deterrents.

Episode Surreal Gourmet. Hosts Kari Byron, Grant Imahara, and Tory Belleci settle in to watch the game.

Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara with zombie protecting device.

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Grant Imahara with zombies.

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Host Grant Imahara poses with large balloon in front of clown car.

Episode Potty Dance and Finger Break Glass. Hosts Grant Imahara and Kari Byron pose alongside safety shield.

Host Grant Imahara stands with his arm around the Rocket Surfer mannequin.

Episode Surreal Gourmet. Hosts Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara pose with the Whack-A-Mythbuster game used for testing.

Episode Potty Dance and Finger Break Glass. Matt Cain holds pain of glass alongside hosts Tory Belleci, Kari Byron, and Grant Imahara.

Host Grant Imahara secures parachute to dummy skydiver.

Hosts, Grant Imahara, Kari Byron, and Tory Belleci prepping test car for experiment.

Episode Potty Dance and Finger Break Glass. Host Grant Imahara poses with two bottles of water.

Host Grant Imahara playing tennis.

Hosts Tory Belleci and Grant Imahara checking the wind speed.

Host, Grant Imahara standing in the circle.

Host, Grant Imahara attempting to catch a pig.

Hosts Grant Imahara and Kari Byron with the boat loaded with hay.

Episode Surreal Gourmet. Host Grant Imahara demonstrates the affect of over-eating on the posterior while host Tory Belleci looks on.

Host Grant Imahara poses in front of bear during testing.

Host Grant Imahara at observation table inside Caffe Roma.

Host, Grant Imahara riding the werewolf.

On set at Mythbusters prepping an ice cannon test.

Host, Grant Imahara with pig.

Adam Savage, Jamie Hyneman, Kari Byron, Tory Belleci, and Grant Imahara on location for JATO Rocket Car.

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