Garry Shandling

  • 1986
  • TV Show
  • None

Before spoofing late-night TV as Larry Sanders, the wry Shandling took aim at sitcom conventions. This was a hip and wonderfully silly cable comedy in which, from time to time, Shandling spoke directly to the camera---a stylistic throwback to the classic `Burns and Allen Show'---from a set that was a replica of his real-life Sherman Oaks home. Reruns of (more…)

Premise

Before spoofing late-night TV as Larry Sanders, the wry Shandling took aim at sitcom conventions. This was a hip and wonderfully silly cable comedy in which, from time to time, Shandling spoke directly to the camera---a stylistic throwback to the classic `Burns and Allen Show'---from a set that was a replica of his real-life Sherman Oaks home. Reruns of the series became part of the fledgling Fox Sunday-night lineup in 1988 and stopped airing in early 1990.

Cast

Guest Stars

Nurse, Phone Woman
Mrs. Robertson
David Paymer
Richard Kimble
Miss Ferguson
Principal Ryan
Hungry Frenchwoman in Black
Michael McManus
Off. Henderson
Uncle Elliot
Howard Sprague
Grandma Shandling
Uncle Garth
Charlene the Ping-Pong Goddess

Credits

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