Incredibly sad news for the comedy world today: TMZ is reporting that Garry Shandling – best known for his work on It’s Garry Shandling’s Show and The Larry Sanders Show – died in Los Angeles today. Here’s more from the TMZ report:
The 66-year-old star was not suffering from any illness … as far as we know … so, it appears this was sudden. A source connected to Shandling says he was healthy and speaking to people on Thursday morning. Our source says there was a 911 call from The Larry Sanders Show star’s home, and he was transported to the hospital. We’re told Shandling was alive when he arrived at the hospital.