Comedian Gary Shandling Passes Away At 66


Sad day in comedy, comedian Gary Shandling has been reported to have passed away at a hospital in Los Angeles. The Chicago raised comedian’s cause of death has yet to be officially announced but it is being suggested he suffered a heart attack. Shandling was 66.

Comedian, actor, writer and producer Garry Shandling, known for “It’s Garry Shandling’s Show” and “The Larry Sanders Show,” has died, the Los Angeles Police Department confirmed. He was 66. The cause of death has not been released, but a spokesperson for the LAPD said Shandling had a “medical emergency” on Thursday and died at an L.A. hospital. The influential comedian was not known to be suffering from any illnesses…


For those who don’t know Shandling’s career in Hollywood had some big moments from Welcome Back Kotter, Sanford And Son, It’s Garry Shandling’s Show,and his series The Larry Sanders Show on HBO. Just this year, Gary sat down with Jerry Seinfeld on an episode of Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee, preview above. Rest in comedy.