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Jimmy Fallon Recruits Tina Fey, Ben Stiller for ‘Larry Sanders’-Inspired Show

In a special episode inspired by 'The Larry Sanders Show' and its star, the late comedian Garry Shandling, 'The Tonight Show' host Jimmy Fallon invited viewers to experience some behind-the-scenes…

Garry Shandling Estate Donates $15M to UCLA Medical School

UCLA's David Geffen School of Medicine on Monday revealed that it had received a $15.2 million bequest from the estate of comedian Garry Shandling, who underwent surgery at the school's Ronald Reagan…

New Garry Shandling Website Chronicles Late Comedian’s Personal Journals, Notes on Stand-Up Craft

The estate of comedian Garry Shandling, who died in 2016 at his home in Los Angeles, has launched a new website to house the stand-up's many writings, notes and journal entries.

A First Step for Hollywood Harassers: “Say You’re Sorry and Mean It” (Guest Column)

Janis Hirsch, who endured her own #MeToo moment on 'It's Garry Shandling's Show,' advises misbehaving men to apologize and own their blame: "I bullied you because my ego is as fragile as matzoh."

Judd Apatow on the Genius of “Mentor” Garry Shandling

Judd Apatow talks HBO documentary 'The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling,' reflecting on his longtime friendship with Garry Shandling and his Emmy night plans.

Critic’s Notebook: TV’s Next Fresh Ideas Might Lie in Its Past

It's been years, in some cases decades, since these series wrapped, but their rich premises are as timely and resonant as ever — and ripe for reimagining.

Garry Shandling’s Twitter Account Reactivated by Friends

"We will occasionally tweet material from the writings, notes and journals he has left us," an unknown pal of Shandling's wrote on his handle.

I Worked for Garry Shandling, and Judd Apatow’s Doc Shows a Man I Never Knew (Guest Column)

'Will & Grace' and 'Frasier' writer Janis Hirsch reflects on the differences between the Garry Shandling she worked with and the man portrayed in Judd Apatow's HBO documentary.

‘The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling’: TV Review

Judd Apatow's four-hour 'The Zen Diaries of Garry Shandling,' about his friend and mentor Shandling, is a bittersweet study of a restless psyche, an insightful look into the world of comedy and an…

Zen and the Art of the Jump Shot: What I Learned From Garry Shandling (Guest Column)

The late comedy legend met actor/writer Suli McCullough on the set of 'The Larry Sanders Show.' Now, in advance of a new documentary, McCollough reminisces about Shandling's secret backyard…

Hollywood Harassment: I Was Fired from a Hit Show and Intimidated By Lawyers (Guest Column)

Linda Doucett, Garry Shandling's "Larry Sanders Show" co-star and girlfriend, filed a wrongful termination and sexual harassment suit when she was abruptly let go after they broke up. Now she offers…

Jeffrey Tambor Reflects on Scientology, Transgender Issues in His New Memoir

"I have no hard feelings," the 'Transparent' actor says in his memoir of splitting with the Church of Scientology. "Thanks for the memories."