Cheryl Hines, Larry David
Curb Your Enthusiasm Returns (Finally)
Variety said the series "retains its place as the funniest of the funny on television today," while the Washington Post called the show "one of the absolutely funniest half-hours on television," and New York Newsday described it as "painfully funny."
Curb Your Enthusiasm, executive produced by and starring Larry David, kicks off its fifth season of ten episodes Sunday, September 25, 2005 (10 p.m. ET/PT), on HBO. The show will be followed by episodes of the new comedy series "Extras" in September and October.
Completing its fourth season of ten episodes in March 2004 (with 40 episodes to date), Curb Your Enthusiasm stars "Seinfeld" co-creator David as himself in an unsparing, cinema verité depiction of his life. Featuring real-life celebrities playing themselves, the episodes are improvised by the actors from storylines by David. Curb Your Enthusiasm also stars Cheryl Hines as David's wife Cheryl, Jeff Garlin as David's manager Jeff and Susie Essman as Jeff's wife Susie.
Also appearing on the fifth season are Shelley Berman, Ted Danson, Bob Einstein, Richard Lewis, Rosie O'Donnell, Ed O'Ross and Wanda Sykes.
Episode #41: "The Larry David Sandwich"
Debut: SUNDAY, SEPT. 25 (/PT)
Other HBO playdates: Sept. 27 (), 28 (, ) and 30 (), and Oct. 29 ()
HBO2 playdates: Sept. 26 () and 29 ()
Larry is changed by a near-death experience, a revelation about his father, and a sandwich named after him.
Guest stars: Shelley Berman, Ted Danson, Richard Lewis and Ed O'Ross.
Directed by Robert B. Weide.
Curb Your Enthusiasm won the Golden Globe in the Best Television Series - Musical or Comedy category in 2002. In 2003, Robert B. Weide won a directing Emmy(r) for his work on the series.
A veteran of the
Curb Your Enthusiasm is executive produced by Larry David, Jeff Garlin, Gavin Polone, Robert B. Weide and Larry Charles; co-executive producer, Tim Gibbons; producer, Erin O'Malley.