Garry Shandling (1949–2016)


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Garry Shandling was born on November 29, 1949 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He was a writer and actor, known for The Larry Sanders Show (1992), It's Garry Shandling's Show. (1986) and Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014). He died on March 24, 2016 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 17 wins & 46 nominations. See more awards »

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(1992-1998)
(1986-1990)
Iron Man 2 Senator Stern
(2010)

Filmography

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 2011 The Brain Storm (Short)
 2004 The 56th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) (written by)
 2000 The 52nd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) (written by)
 2000 What Planet Are You From? (screenplay) / (story)
  The Larry Sanders Show (TV Series) (created by - 89 episodes, 1992 - 1998) (written by - 20 episodes, 1992 - 1998) (story by - 10 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)
 1994 The 36th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (special material by)
 1993 The 35th Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (special material by)
 1991 Garry Shandling: Stand-Up (TV Special)
 1991 The 33rd Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (special material by)
  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)
 1990 The 32nd Annual Grammy Awards (TV Special) (special material by)
 1986 Doctor Duck's Super Secret All-Purpose Sauce (Video) (written by - segment "Miss Maryland")
 1986/I Comic Relief (TV Special)
 1986 The Garry Shandling Show: 25th Anniversary Special (TV Special) (written by)
 1984 Garry Shandling: Alone in Vegas (TV Special) (written by)
  The Harvey Korman Show (TV Series) (story editor - 1 episode, 1978) (written by - 1 episode, 1978)
- The One Where There's a Hold-Up (1978) ... (story editor)
- 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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Personal Details

Other Works:

TV Commercial for Pizza Hut See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 7 Interviews | 13 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

Beverly Center | Moshe Yabramowitz

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)

Parents:

Shandling, Irving | Shandling, Muriel

Relatives:

Shandling, Barry (sibling) | See more »
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Did You Know?

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:

Distinctive low-key, often whiny voice See more »

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