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Pretty, Pretty, Pretty Good: Jeff Garlin Estimates Curb Your Enthusiasm Has a 51 Percent Chance of Returning

2015 Summer TCA Tour - Day 8
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During a panel for his show The Goldbergs today at the Television Critics Association press tour, talk turned, as it often does, to Curb Your Enthusiasm, which has not aired a new episode since 2011. When asked whether the cringe-filled Larry David comedy might return for an eventual ninth season, Garlin claimed there’s a “decent chance” David might revive the dormant series. According to Deadline:

There are Two Levels to getting another season of Curb to air, the actor explained. First, there’s the “Uhhh, I got an idea, I think I’m gonna write the show – That’s Step 1,” Garlin said. Step 2 is when he’s written six or seven episodes and says, “Yeah, I’ll finish it,” Garlin continued.

When pressed further on the odds of a Curb comeback, Garlin estimated that there’s a 51 percent chance. “Larry David is so goddamned rich he doesn’t have to do anything unless it’s good,” Garlin reminded us — here’s hoping they come up with something pretty, pretty good. 

Jeff Garlin: Curb Has ‘Decent Chance’ of Return