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 Tommywood
In the course of his ambivalence, Larry discovered that that the head of the kidney bank was an Orthodox Jew and, in an attempt to have Lewis rise up the donor list, David attempted to befriend him and his observant daughter.
In fact, David, in a recent television special, explained that the only time anyone had felt sorry for him since he'd become wealthy was when he had a benign melanoma and there was a chance he might have had cancer.
Larry David, the real one, not the TV Larry David, is married and has kids.
www.tommywood.com /archives/2005/12/larry_david_die.php   (1838 words)

  
 Larry David
David did stand-up for 15 years, augmenting his income with work as a brassiere wholesaler and limousine driver.
Larry David met Richard Lewis at summer camp when they were 13, and Lewis is now featured in a recurring role on David's Curb Your Enthusiasm.
David was a pall bearer at Rodney Dangerfield's 2004 funeral.
www.nndb.com /people/193/000026115   (787 words)

  
 Cameo central: Stars full of 'Enthusiasm' for guest spot
Larry David, a persnickety crank with a slight case of social anxiety disorder, is the most popular guy in Hollywood.
Next week, Larry incurs the ire of his Hispanic housekeeper's husband when he buys her a lovely selection of brassieres after Cheryl expresses her discomfort with their housekeeper's preference not to wear a bra.
Larry David, right, and wife Laurie Lennard arrive to the Los Angeles Premiere of 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' at The Paramount Theater in Los Angeles, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2005.
www.azcentral.com /ent/tv/articles/1005larrydavid05.html   (737 words)

  
 Larry David
The blessing became a curse, however, when David failed to gel with the SNL crew, his brief tenure on the show yielding only one on-air sketch, which was relegated to the evening's final segment.
David spent much of the rest of the '80s appearing in small roles in such films as Radio Days (1987) and New York Stories (1989).
Although he initially opposed returning to the rigors of television, 1999 saw the airing of the HBO special Larry David: Curb Your Enthusiasm, which, told in mockumentary style, echoed the comedian's past by weaving the tale of a failed former standup comic whose bid to return to the spotlight yielded predictably disastrous results.
www.djangomusic.com /actor_bio.asp?pid=P207898   (475 words)

  
 Salon.com Arts & Entertainment | By George
The result is a nifty slice of faux reality, a put-on to rival "The Larry Sanders Show." It's a deadpan portrait of a guy who has achieved legendary status in the TV industry, but who remains an unhappy, insecure jerk.
David is so obsessed with maintaining his own fragile comfort level, he's nearly oblivious to the needs of his family and friends.
David's resolution -- putting them in jail -- was probably meant to be a surreal final metaphor: These four would always be prisoners of their own pettiness.
archive.salon.com /ent/col/mill/2000/10/09/larry_david/index1.html   (1434 words)

  
 Larry David - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
David was the co-creator, head writer and executive producer for the television series Seinfeld.
David also managed to get a large number of celebrities to either have a recurring role on the show (Richard Lewis, Wanda Sykes) or just a few appearances.
David was also nominated for a 2006 Emmy Best Actor Award for his work on the show.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Larry_David   (1510 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Larry David surrenders Prius for global warming   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Larry David of Curb Your Enthusiasm and Seinfeld fame put his Prius where his mouth is — giving away the hybrid car in a contest aimed at increasing awareness of global warming.
David and his wife, Laurie, an environmental activist, surprised a class Wednesday at the University of California, Los Angeles, to award the car to medical student Erick Tarula.
Larry David's Toyota Prius was used in his HBO comedy series, Curb Your Enthusiasm.
www.usatoday.com /life/people/2006-05-04-larry-david_x.htm   (344 words)

  
 Has Larry David finally kicked it to the 'Curb'?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
When Larry David came back to write the "Seinfeld" finale, he decided to leave his four characters to posterity in a jail cell -- imprisoning them, finally, for being uncaring and self-involved, dangerous to the social order.
This was David's closing argument, a twist that enabled the episode to act as a comment on all the celebrated, much-quoted behavior of nine seasons.
It was David throwing the petty fights in which his show has trafficked, the molehills made into mountains, into heightened relief.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/05341/618100.stm   (807 words)

  
 Larry David Biography - Biography.com
In 1989, David received a call from fellow New York comedian Jerry Seinfeld who was working with NBC to develop a comedy pilot.
According to David, the character of George Costanza was modeled after himself, a cheap, neurotic and ultimately selfish bald man.
David wrote and produced Seinfeld until 1996, when he left the show to pursue feature screenwriting.
www.biography.com /search/article.jsp?aid=9542580   (329 words)

  
 Larry David: Curb Your Enthusiasm, Bob Simon Interviews Creator Of 'Curb Your Enthusiasm' - CBS News
From "Seinfeld" to "Curb Your Enthusiasm," Larry David reigns as the king of cantankerous comedy.
David dreams up the ideas and only he knows the plot, which generally centers on him getting in trouble for saying whatever comes to mind.
David told us what it was that made him funny: being a loser with girls.
www.cbsnews.com /stories/2004/01/19/60II/main593983.shtml   (1330 words)

  
 Happy Go Larry - Newsweek Entertainment - MSNBC.com
Larry David is happily married, filthy rich and the comic genius behind the funniest, most daring show on TV, 'Curb Your Enthusiasm.' Other than that, things couldn't be worse
HBO had persuaded (OK, begged) Larry David to allow a NEWSWEEK reporter to spend two days with him on the set of "Curb Your Enthusiasm," the Emmy-nominated comedy series he writes and stars in.
Weide tried in vain 20 years ago to produce a script by David called "Prognosis: Negative," about a toxic bachelor who reunites with an old flame when he learns she has cancer and is going to die soon anyway.
www.msnbc.msn.com /id/3867395   (1877 words)

  
 GreenCine | product main - Curb Your Enthusiasm: Season 1 (2000)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Seinfeld producer/creator Larry David has often claimed that the character of George Costanza, the abrasive, neurotic, spectacularly luckless Seinfeld supporting player so brilliantly played by Jason Alexander, was based on David himself.
And yet, no matter how high he climbs, David is a slave to his own foibles, phobias, and neuroses, perpetually opening mouth and inserting foot, making as many enemies as friends in high places and never relaxing long enough to enjoy or appreciate what he has accomplished.
Larry David is about the most unsymphetic character ever - PATHthic, actuall and it is painful to see the guest stars he brings to this cosmic waste of time.
www.greencine.com /webCatalog?id=37695   (655 words)

  
 Larry David - Moviefone
The reigning curmudgeon of TV comedy, Emmy-winning Larry David is a rare case of lightning striking twice on the small screen.
HBO presents Larry David in Curb Your Enthusiasm, Sunday nights at 10pm.
Larry David - Filmography, Biography, News, Photos, Birth date, Relationships, Larry David Film Clips, and Fun Facts on Moviefone.
movies.aol.com /celebrity/larry-david/207898/main?_pgtyp=pdct   (133 words)

  
 The Kennedy Center Presents: The 2005 Mark Twain Prize celebrating Steve Martin . The All-Star Cast | PBS
Dave has also made many TV appearances, including one on the David Letterman show where he proved that it is possible to set fire to a pair of men's underpants with a Barbie doll.
Of his youth, he says, "I had a wonderful childhood, which is tough because it's hard to adjust to a miserable adulthood." Not a surprising quote from a man whose alter ego came to life in the form of George Costanza on the television series, "Seinfeld," which he co-created.
David was the executive producer of "Seinfeld" for seven years.
www.pbs.org /weta/twainprize2005/cast.html   (1992 words)

  
 Larry David!
Larry David (born July 2, 1947) is an American actor, writer, producer, and film director born and raised in the Sheepshead Bay section of Brooklyn, New York.
The series' credo was, "No learning, no hugging." Larry David suggested that the show be about "nothing", that Jerry's neighbor Cosmo Kramer be based on his real neighbor Kenny Kramer, that George be based on David himself, and much more along the course of the series.
David as a mysterious man in a cape, talking to Frank Costanza, in "The Chinese Woman."All of Larry David's appearances on Seinfeld were uncredited.
www.kipaddotta.com /larry-david.html   (1189 words)

  
 wcbstv.com - Crowds Can Barely Curb Enthusiasm For Larry David
David currently stars as himself on the hit HBO show Curb Your Enthusiasm.
This is hardly David's first time in the spotlight though: he's the co-creator of Seinfeld, and wrote for the show from 1990-1996.
David's discussion was sold out quickly at the Arts & Leisure weekend, but you can see it all right here.
wcbstv.com /entertainment/local_story_012114244.html   (366 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Larry David tries to 'curb global warming'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Putting his motor where is mouth is: Larry David will give away his hyrid car in an anti-global warming campaign — but it wasn't his idea.
Laurie David, the comedian's wife, founded the virtual march, which is an online petition urging politicians to protect the environment.
Over the phone, the Davids exhibit a dynamic similar to the one shown between David and his fictional Curb wife, played by Cheryl Hines.
www.usatoday.com /life/people/2005-09-13-larry-david_x.htm?POE=LIFISVA   (363 words)

  
 Larry David News
News about Larry David continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
THERE IS NOT A LOT wrong with Curb Your Enthusiasm, the sublimely frank and funny sitcom from Seinfeld creator Larry David.
Larry David may be terminally depressed but he had something to smile about Wednesday.
www.topix.net /who/larry-david   (607 words)

  
 Larry David Current Month TV Schedule
Larry is a changed man after a trip to Arizona, which comes as a relief to Richard Lewis.
Larry is coerced into making others' dreams come true; and trades smoking jackets with a legend.
Larry has a mishap in his manager's car and makes matters worse when he's rude to a mechanic.
www.tv-now.com /stars/larrydav.html   (994 words)

  
 Amazon.com: Curb Your Enthusiasm - The Complete First Season: DVD: Jason Alexander,Linda Bates (II),Mark ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
David's new show is also like its predecessor: it's about "nothing" except following the day-to-day ramblings of a sometime writer and comic (this time in L.A.).
David plays "himself" (as does his friend, Richard Lewis) although his manager and wife are played by comedians Jeff Garlin and Cheryl Hines.
Larry David's humor is not for everyone, but if you are smart and kind of dorky sometimes with a wicked sense of humor you should like this.
www.amazon.com /Curb-Your-Enthusiasm-Complete-Season/dp/B0000E2PVR   (1653 words)

  
 cbs2.com - Larry David Surrenders Prius For Global Warming
(AP) LOS ANGELES Actor-writer Larry David has put his Prius where his mouth is. David, of "Curb Your Enthusiasm" and "Seinfeld" fame, has given away the hybrid car in a contest aimed at increasing awareness of global warming.
David and his wife, Laurie, an environmental activist, surprised a class Wednesday at UCLA, to award the car to Erick Tarula, a medical student at the school.
Tarula told the class he currently drives a "gas-guzzling" truck and is eager to switch to the Prius.
cbs2.com /entertainment/local_story_123201043.html   (210 words)

  
 Playbill News: Larry David and David Schwimmer Set for "Opening Night" in The Producers Television Spoof, March 14
Rehearsals were rough and Ben Stiller (who was originally to co-star) has been replaced with David Schwimmer, but Larry David's fictional "Opening Night" as Max Bialystock in Broadway's The Producers is set for March 14 at 10 PM.
David was, in fact, the basis for the role of George Costanza on "Seinfeld" played by actor Jason Alexander — who recently played the Bialystock role in the Los Angeles presentation of The Producers at the Pantages Theatre.
The show is executive produced by Larry David, Jeff Garlin and Gavin Polone.
www.playbill.com /news/article/84827.html   (584 words)

  
 Larry David Books - Signed, used, new, out-of-print
In a lively introduction to masculine psychology for baby-boomers, Corneau makes a fascinating connection between the difficulties middle-aged men encounter in building and maintaining secure relationships and the profound feelings they have concerning their fathers' literal or emotional silences.
Taste God's goodness for yourself through fifteen worshipful meditations on the attributes of God by beloved Bible teacher David Needham--and experi-ence what it really means to draw Close to His Majesty.
From the earliest stage of the Vietnam War in 1962 until his helicopter was shot down, photographer Larry Burrows captured, indelibly, the fury of the fighting and the courage and suffering of both troops and civilians.
www.alibris.com /search/books/author/Larry_David   (1234 words)

  
 Gothamist: Larry David, Cowboy Lover
There's nothing better than a Larry David NY Times opinion piece about Brokeback Mountain to make Gothamist snap out of our hangover.
i guess larry david's funny, but this is kind of insulting.
For a few seconds there I though it was Dick Cheney in the photo not Larry David.
www.gothamist.com /archives/2006/01/01/larry_david_cow.php   (296 words)

  
 Playbill News: Larry David Offered Bialystock Role in Broadway's The Producers on "Curb Your Enthusiasm"
The answer remains to be seen in the "Seinfeld" co-creator's HBO series "Curb Your Enthusiasm," which launches its fourth season, Jan. 4, 2004.
The half-hour situational comedy, which airs on the cable network Sundays at 9:30 PM (ET), offers up another 10-episode season which centers around the neurotic writer, starring as himself in a fictional depiction of his real life.
(David was, in fact, the basis for the role of George Costanza on "Seinfeld" played by Jason Alexander — who currently plays the Bialystock role in the Los Angeles presentation of The Producers at the Pantages Theatre.)
www.playbill.com /news/article/83486.html   (508 words)

  
 Flickr: Larry David
"Larry David: either you love him or you hate him.
I hate him for his coolness, for his funniness, for his university degrees (yes, even that) and his success in life in general.
Come to think of it, there’s a certain physical resemblence between Larry and Roger… Nevermind that.
www.flickr.com /people/71763101@N00   (319 words)

  
 P.O.V.'s Borders . Environment . Air . Hybrids Are Hot! | PBS
While regular people wanting to watch their pennies and help the environment have been flocking to hybrids, some Hollywood stars have kicked their limos to the curb and given the hybrid an enthusiastic thumbs-up.
Cameron Diaz (see our celebrity drivers list at left) was one of the first to go hybrid and Larry David drives one on his hit show and in real life.
See what they think about hybrid cars in L.A. If you drive a hybrid, or have made other individual choices to help improve the environment around you, we'd love to hear your stories and ideas.
www.pbs.org /pov/borders/2004/air/air_hybrid.html   (300 words)

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