Ex-'SNL' writer Alan Zweibel talks about his
NewsdayEx-'SNL' writer Alan Zweibel talks about his new book at Cinema ArtsNewsdayZweibel continued to break ground when he teamed with comedian Garry Shandling in 1986 for the Showtime sitcom “It's Garry Shandling's Show,” in which the star broke the fourth wall by talking to the camera. “It was one of the first comedies made for ...
Posted on 27 March 2017 | 11:38 am
Tune In Tonight, Saturday, March 25 - Waco
Tune In Tonight, Saturday, March 25Waco Tribune-HeraldOn a very similar theme, the 2006 animated comedy “Over the Hedge” (7 p.m., ABC, TV-PG) follows the antics of critters adapting to suburbia. Based on the syndicated comic strip, “Hedge” features the voices of Bruce Willis, Garry Shandling, Steve Carell ...and more »
Posted on 25 March 2017 | 12:14 pm
Kevin Nealon Remembers Garry Shandling, One
VarietyKevin Nealon Remembers Garry Shandling, One Year LaterVarietyLast year, my wife, Susan and I were sitting in our parked car on a cul-de-sac in the hills of Brentwood, California, just outside the bougainvillea draped gate that led to Garry Shandling's Spanish villa. With great melancholy, we were ruminating and ...One Year Later, Comedy's Still Mourning Garry ShandlingVanity FairOn this day: March 24KTVZall 7 news articles »
Posted on 24 March 2017 | 10:01 am
Garry Shandling's Death Inspired Most Recent
Garry Shandling's Death Inspired Most Recent 'Girls' EpisodeGothamistThis past Sunday's episode of Girls was a little heart-wrenching towards the end, when Ray discovers his friend, mentor and boss Hermie (played by Colin Quinn) dead in his apartment. The decision to do this, co-showrunner Jenni Konner told The ...
Posted on 9 March 2017 | 1:39 pm
'Girls' Boss on How Hannah's Pregnancy
Hollywood Reporter'Girls' Boss on How Hannah's Pregnancy Surprise Affects Final SeasonHollywood ReporterCo-showrunner Jenni Konner spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about all of that as well as how Garry Shandling influenced the episode's other big moment: the death of Ray's (Alex Karpovsky) boss, Hermie (Colin Quinn). When did you have the idea that you ...and more »
Posted on 6 March 2017 | 3:49 pm
Anthony Pellicano's Prison Sentence Vacated
The ensuing investigation became a high-brow tabloid story with talk how the private eye was spying on behalf of Hollywood's elite against others in town such as actor Sylvester Stallone and comedians Gary Shandling and Kevin Nealon. The initial suspicion ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:03 am
First Up: Charlie Hides
FIRST GIG: Joan Rivers was the headliner and Gary Shandling the opening act. She was at the top of her game and hugely popular as the regular guest host of the Tonight Show. I was about three rows from the front of the stage and completely enthralled.
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 11:02 pm
House Of Fools: Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer
However, in the 1980s, US comedian Garry Shandling did away with 30-plus years of TV convention, with his sublime series It's Gary Shandling's Show. Suddenly viewers became part of the fun as the eponymous lead stepped outside the 'situation' bit of the ...
Posted on 14 February 2015 | 8:51 pm
Shout! Factory Launches Streaming Service
Mystery Science Theater 3000, It's Gary Shandling's Show, Weird Al, Kevin Smith, Mel Brooks and more part of new free streaming library. Known for their cult film and TV home video releases, Shout! Factory has launched a free new steaming service ...
Posted on 5 February 2015 | 10:25 am
41 A-List Actors Who Bombed as Hard as
Ben Kingsley, Annette Bening, John Goodman, Greg Kinnear, Judy Greer and Gary Shandling must have gulped when the $60 ... “Sex Tape” opposite Jason Segel. Also Read: Johnny Depp Needs to Get Paid in New ‘Mortdecai’ Trailer (Video) “The Lone ...
Posted on 28 January 2015 | 1:46 am