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Garry Shandling (1949–2016)


Garry Shandling was born on November 29, 1949 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Garry Emmanuel Shandling. He was a writer and actor, known for What Planet Are You From? (2000), The Larry Sanders Show (1992) and Over the Hedge (2006). He died on March 24, 2016 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Golden Globes. Another 17 wins & 42 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Larry Sanders Show
(1992-1998)
Over the Hedge
(2006)
Iron Man 2
Iron Man 2 Senator Stern
(2010)

Filmography

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 2011 The Brain Storm (Short)
 2000 What Planet Are You From? (screenplay) / (story)
  The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series) (created by - 89 episodes, 1992 - 1998) (written by - 19 episodes, 1992 - 1998) (story by - 11 episodes, 1992 - 1998) (teleplay by - 2 episodes, 1993 - 1995)
- Flip (1998) ... (creator) / (written by)
- Putting the 'Gay' Back in Litigation (1998) ... (creator)
- Just the Perfect Blendship (1998) ... (creator)
- I Buried Sid (1998) ... (creator) / (story by)
- Beverly's Secret (1998) ... (creator) / (written by)
 1996 Dr. Katz, Professional Therapist (TV Series) (additional material - 1 episode)
- Sticky Notes (1996) ... (additional material)
 1991 Garry Shandling: Stand-Up (TV Movie)
  It's Garry Shandling's Show. (TV Series) (created by - 71 episodes, 1986 - 1990) (written by - 17 episodes, 1986 - 1990)
- Driving Miss Garry (1990) ... (creator)
- The Talent Show (1990) ... (creator)
- The Last Show (1990) ... (creator) / (written by - as Beverly Center)
- Mad at Brad (1990) ... (creator)
- Family Man (1990) ... (creator)
 1986/I Comic Relief (TV Special)
 1986 Doctor Duck's Super Secret All-Purpose Sauce (Video) (written by - segment "Miss Maryland")
 1984 Garry Shandling: Alone in Vegas (TV Movie) (written by)
 1978 The Harvey Korman Show (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The One Where Harvey Won't Change (1978) ... (written by)
 1976 Welcome Back, Kotter (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Horshack vs. Carvelli (1976) ... (written by)
 1975-1976 Sanford and Son (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Committee Man (1976) ... (written by)
- The Camping Trip (1976) ... (written by)
- The Director (1976) ... (written by)
- Sanford and Rising Son (1975) ... (written by)
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Other Works:

Music video for "David Duchovny" by Bree Sharp - Himself

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 7 Interviews | 11 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Beverly Center | Moshe Yabramowitz

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Personal Quote:

I once made love for an hour and fifteen minutes, but it was the night the clocks are set ahead. See more »

Trivia:

He was born to a Jewish family (from Skuodas, Lithuania and Odessa, Ukraine on his father's side, and from Austria, Romania, and Poland on his mother's side). See more »

Trademark:

Jokes about his hard to manage hair (in his stand-up comedy and television series).

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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