Garry Shandling has died at 66. Here’s why he was so important to TV.

Garry Shandling has died at 66. Here’s why he was so

Though Shandling starred in numerous films and was well-known both for his standup and his awards show hosting gigs, his greatest legacy was in television, where he was instrumental in two of the best TV comedies ever made: Showtime’s It’s Garry Shandling’s Show and HBO’s The Larry Sanders Show.

Garry Shandling Dead at 66 | TMZ.com

Mar 24, 2016 · Video ansehen · Comedian Garry Shandling died at an L.A. hospital on Thursday TMZ has learned.

Garry Shandling Dies at 66 – Yahoo

Mar 24, 2016 · Comedian, actor, writer and producer Garry Shandling, known for “It’s Garry Shandling’s Show” and “The Larry Sanders Show,” has died, the Los …

Garry Shandling, ‘Larry Sanders Show’ Star, Dies at 66

Garry Shandling, the charmingly subversive comedian who upended television traditions with “It’s Garry Shandling‘s Show” and “The Larry Sanders Show,” has died at age 66 of a heart attack, TMZ reported.

Garry Shandling, who parodied TV’s conventions in two hit

Garry Shandling, a writer and comedian who created and starred in innovative television shows that spoofed his painfully insecure persona and the conventions of television itself, died March 24 at a Los Angeles hospital. He was 66.

Garry Shandling Dead: Comedian Was 66 | Hollywood Reporter

The comic, whose career has spanned decades in the industry, is known for his turns with the ‘Larry Sanders Show’ and ‘It’s Garry Shandling’s Show.’ Comedian Garry Shandling died Thursday, a Los

Garry Shandling Dead at 66 – Vulture – Entertainment News

Shandling’s skewed take on the standard autobiographical sitcom saw him play a successful stand-up named Garry Shandling who was painfully aware that he was the lead character in a television show.

Garry Shandling Dead: ‘Larry Sanders Show’ Star Dies at 66

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Garry Shandling, known for “It’s Garry Shandling’s Show” and “The Larry Sanders Show,” has died, TMZ reported on Thursday. Garry Shandling Dead: ‘Larry Sanders Show’ Star Dies at 66 – Variety

Garry Shandling Has Died at 66, Police Say – ABC News

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Famed comedian Garry Shandling has died at 66, ABC News has confirmed. According to Los Angeles Police Officer Tony Kim, the comedian was pronounced dead at an L.A.-area hospital Thursday.

Garry Shandling – Wikipedia

In 1986, he created It’s Garry Shandling’s Show for Showtime. It was nominated for four Emmy Awards (including one for Shandling) and lasted until 1990. His second show titled The Larry Sanders Show, which began airing on HBO in 1992, was even more successful.

Genres: Observational comedy, satire, cringe comedy