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Jeffrey Tambor Pays Tribute to 'Legendary' Garry Shandling at Emmy Awards

Jeffrey Tambor Pays Tribute to 'Legendary' Garry Shandling at Emmy Awards

Originally posted 09/18/2016 09:10PM

Legendary comedian and primetime television star Garry Shandling was honored at the 2016 Emmy Awards.

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The Jungle Book Director Jon Favreau Remembers Garry Shandling in His Final Role: 'I Am Delighted to Have Known Him'

The Jungle Book Director Jon Favreau Remembers Garry Shandling in His Final Role: 'I Am Delighted to Have Known Him'

Originally posted 04/08/2016 01:30PM

One of the last memories Jungle Book director Jon Favreau has of Garry Shandling was the pride he took in his work.

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Garry Shandling, 1949–2016: A Comic's Comic

Garry Shandling, 1949–2016: A Comic's Comic

Originally posted 04/01/2016 10:40AM

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Garry Shandling's Friends Unite at Late Comedian's Home 'to Say Goodbye' as Death Certificate Remains Under Investigation

Originally posted 03/28/2016 03:30PM

Garry Shandling's famous friends honored the late comedian in a special way this weekend after he died Thursday at the age of 66.

On Sunday, Judd Apatow took to Instagram to share a picture of a large group of stars gathered at Shandling's home for a game of basketball – a sport the star of The Larry Sanders Show was a big fan of and often played at home with his friends.

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Garry Shandling Suffered Pain and Shortness of Breath Before Dying: 'Garry Said He Would Get Checked Out, and He Collapsed 45 Minutes Later'

Originally posted 03/25/2016 02:55PM

Garry Shandling was experiencing shortness of breath and pain in his legs just one day before his death, PEOPLE has learned.

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Garry Shandling's The Larry Sanders Show Will Return to HBO

Originally posted 03/25/2016 12:55PM

As fans and friends celebrate the life and work of legendary comedian Garry Shandling, who died unexpectedly on Thursday, HBO has announced it will bring back reruns of his Emmy-winning series The Larry Sanders Show.

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Coroner: Garry Shandling Collapsed While Calling 911 for Help

Originally posted 03/25/2016 12:00PM

A day after his unexpected death, PEOPLE has learned that Garry Shandling collapsed as he called for help.

Assistant L.A. County Chief Coroner Ed Winter told PEOPLE that Shandling, 66, called 911 himself before collapsing and being taken to St. Johns in Santa Monica, California, where he died Thursday. (It's been reported that the comedian suffered a heart attack at his home, though Winter said the investigation remains ongoing.)

Winter also revealed that Shandling does not yet have a death certificate: "There's no doctor to sign the death certificate and we are looking into it. That's all I can say at this time."

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Remembering Garry Shandling: 8 Moments by the Groundbreaking Comedian We Couldn't Forget If We Tried

Originally posted 03/25/2016 11:00AM

Garry Shandling's sly, subversive wit and meta take on the vagaries of showbiz truly made him a comic's comic. It's no surprise that the bulk of tributes that poured him for him upon news of his death Thursday were from his fellow comedians.

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Garry Shandling Made One of His Final On-Screen Appearances Bittersweet in a Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee Episode

Originally posted 03/25/2016 10:35AM

[YOUTUBE "TqWZtCCxEdY"] A version of this story previously appeared on EW.com.

One of Garry Shandling's final screen appearances before his unexpected death Thursday at age 66 came on his longtime friend Jerry Seinfeld's web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.

Although the episode, released in January, bears the now-melancholy title "It's Great That Garry Shandling Is Still Alive," it also stands as a fitting tribute to a sharp and insightful comic mind.

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