Garry Shandling a Legendary US Comedian Passed Away [ Current Affairs ]


Garry Shandling a US writer, actor, and comedian passed away in Los Angeles due to heart attack at the age of 66 years. He has prejudiced a generation of comedians with his Emmy Award winning TV series, ‘It’s Garry Shandling’s Show’.

Image of Garry Shandling

Image of Garry Shandling

Famous US Comedian is no More

About Garry Shandling:

  • He was born on 29th November 1949 I Chicago, U. S.
  • He had started his career as a writer in the 1970’s television show Sanford and Son.
  • He was become very popular for breaking the fourth wall and speaking directly to the audience in his show which was freshened from 1986 to 1990.
  • He had starred in the critically acclaimed Larry Sanders Show from 1992 to 1998.
  • He had also hosted the Grammy Awards for 4 times and the Emmy Awards for 3 times.

He also had worked in many movies and his well-known movies are:

  • Captain America: The Winter Soldier
  • Iron Man 2
  • Dr Dolittle
  • Over the Hedge
  • Zoolander
  • Love Affair
  • The Night we Never Met

His well-known TV Shows are:

  • The Ben Stiller Show
  • The Larry Sanders Show
  • Tome Goes to the Mayor
  • My Adventure in Television

He was nominated for 19 Primetime Emmy Awards and 2 Golden Globe Awards.

- Published on: March 28, 2016