The Larry Sanders Show
Comic Garry Shandling draws upon his own talk show experiences to create the character of Larry Sanders, a paranoid, insecure host of a late night talk show. Larry, along with his obsequious TV sidekick Hank Kingsley and his fiercely protective producer Artie, allows Garry Shandling and his talented writers to look behind the scenes and to show us a convincing slice of behind the camera life.
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Season 1HBO | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Aug 15, 1992
The Garden Weasel Aug 15, 1992 Over Larry's strong protests, network executives force him to do a live commercial on the show for one of his sponsors.
S01 E02Aug 22, 1992
The Promise Aug 22, 1992 Larry is annoyed that David Spade is booked on another show and Hank's fan club visits.
S01 E03Aug 29, 1992
The Spider Episode Aug 29, 1992 Larry battles his reluctance when real live spiders are scheduled for the show, and tries to find a sketch to do with guest Carol Burnett.
S01 E04Sep 5, 1992
Guest Host Sep 5, 1992 Larry goes on holiday and Dana Carvey takes over. Hank is not pleased.
S01 E05Sep 12, 1992
The New Producer Sep 12, 1992 A friend of Larry's temporarily replaces Artie as producer but schemes to make the job permanent.
S01 E06Sep 19, 1992
The Flirt Episode Sep 19, 1992 Jeannie becomes very jealous and accuses Larry of flirting with a playful Mimi Rogers on the show.
Season 2HBO | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Jun 2, 1993
The Breakdown (Part 1) Jun 2, 1993 Larry is a wreck as he faces sinking ratings, no Emmy nominations, and a divorce suit from Jeannie. So Hank and Artie try to fix him up with attractive women. But the only one he really connects with is Francine, his first wife.
S02 E01Jun 2, 1993
The Breakdown (1) Jun 2, 1993 Larry is a wreck as he faces sinking ratings, no Emmy nominations, and a divorce suit from Jeannie. So Hank and Artie try to fix him up with attractive women. But the only one he really connects with is Francine, his first wife.
S02 E02Jun 2, 1993
The Breakdown (2) Jun 2, 1993 Larry is a wreck as he faces sinking ratings, no Emmy nominations, and a divorce suit from Jeannie. So Hank and Artie try to fix him up with attractive women. But the only one he really connects with is Francine, his first wife.
S02 E03Jun 9, 1993
The List Jun 9, 1993 A chance remark by Francine leads Larry to ask for a list of all her sexual partners since their divorce.
S02 E04Jun 16, 1993
The Stalker Jun 16, 1993 Larry gets a little paranoid when he learns he's being stalked by an obsessed fan.
S02 E05Jun 23, 1993
Larry's Agent Jun 23, 1993 Larry decides he needs a new high-power agent to negotiate his new deal with the network.
Season 3HBO | Rent or Buy
S03 E01Jun 22, 1994
Montana Jun 22, 1994 Larry's going out of his mind with boredom up in Montana when Artie appears with a scheme to resurrect the show.
S03 E02Jun 29, 1994
You're Having My Baby Jun 29, 1994 Larry's chances with Mimi Rogers drop dramatically when a woman from Montana turns up with the claim that she's carrying Larry's baby.
S03 E03Jul 6, 1994
Would You Do Me a Favor? Jul 6, 1994 Larry's dad pays a visit to California, but Larry doesn't want to see him, so he adds that little chore to the things an already fed-up Beverly has to cope with.
S03 E04Jul 13, 1994
The Gift Episode Jul 13, 1994 Paula worries about her job when Larry gets angry with her over guests canceling, and really goes all out to convince a reluctant Danny DeVito not to cancel too. Larry and Artie try to decide what to choose as the guest gift.
S03 E05Jul 20, 1994
People's Choice Jul 20, 1994 Artie is chosen to produce the People's Choice Awards, prompting both Larry and Hank to try for a role in the show.
S03 E06Jul 27, 1994
Hank's Night in the Sun Jul 27, 1994 Hank gets his shot at the big chair when Larry gets food poisoning just before a taping.
Season 4HBO | Rent or Buy
S04 E01Jul 19, 1995
Roseanne's Return Jul 19, 1995 Larry is apprehensive over a guest appearance by former girl friend Roseanne and decides to see a psychiatrist. The office follows the O.J. trial.
S04 E02Jul 26, 1995
Hank's New Assistant Jul 26, 1995 When Darlene quits while on vacation, Hank hires the temp who was filling in for her. Larry's reluctant to tell Dana Carvey he doesn't like Carvey's Larry Sanders impersonation.
S04 E03Aug 2, 1995
Arthur After Hours Aug 2, 1995 After a particularly trying day at work, Arthur spends the night at the studio with two new friends, Nicolae the janitor and Hank's karoake machine, and one old bottle of booze.
S04 E04Aug 9, 1995
The Bump Aug 9, 1995 Larry promises not to bump comic Jeff Cesario again, then finds the show overbooked and Hank needing four minutes for a tribute to his late father.
S04 E05Aug 16, 1995
Jeannie's Visit Aug 16, 1995 A surprise visit by Larry's ex-wife causes an unusual triangle between her, Larry and Hank. Larry offers a cappuccino machine as a substitute for the daily office run to Starbucks.
S04 E06Aug 23, 1995
The P.A. Aug 23, 1995 Family ties are stretched to the limit when Artie hires his delinquent son as a production assistant. Larry worries about his diet.
Season 5HBO | Rent or Buy
S05 E01Nov 13, 1996
Everybody Loves Larry Nov 13, 1996 Larry, worried about the implications of a permanent guest host, sabotages temporary host Jon Stewart at every turn. Hank buys a less-than-perfect used car from Elvis Costello. David Duchovny's friendliness makes Larry wonder about his sexual orientation.
S05 E02Nov 20, 1996
My Name is Asher Kingsley Nov 20, 1996 Hank's decison to re-embrace Judaism throws the office and the network into a tizzy. Larry worries that someone has been sitting in his new massaging recliner.
S05 E03Nov 27, 1996
Where is the Love? Nov 27, 1996 Larry gets upset over a review from TV critic Tom Shales, prompting him to fire off a fax in retaliation and to seek sympathy from show guest Sally Field.
S05 E04Dec 11, 1996
Ellen, or Isn't She? Dec 11, 1996 Artie pushes Larry to get Ellen Degeneres to come out of the closet on their show, but Larry pursues some personal research first. Beverly spoils Artie's birthday by circulating the show's budget, with everyone's salary, amongst the staff.
S05 E05Dec 18, 1996
The New Writer Dec 18, 1996 Hank suffers paranoid agonies when he fears that Kevin Nealon is hanging around trying to get his job. Phil has trouble adjusting to the woman Larry has hired as a new writer.
S05 E06Jan 8, 1997
The Matchmaker Jan 8, 1997 Paula's new assistant, Marylou, manages to upset everyone, even the affable Tim Conway, with her ineffective pre-interview techniques and celebrity research. Hank's effort to cheer up a despondent Brian with a night on the town at several gay bars earns him a prominent mention in Army Archerd's column.
Season 6HBO | Rent or Buy
S06 E01Mar 15, 1998
Another List Mar 15, 1998 Larry's ratings are slipping and the suits are looking to replace him with regular guest host Jon Stewart. Hank tries to trade for a fan's ""Hey Now"" license plates.
S06 E02Mar 22, 1998
The Beginning of the End Mar 22, 1998 Kenny Mitchell joins the show as creative consultant and makes major changes to the format. Larry battles with the network and his agent over his contract.
S06 E03Mar 29, 1998
As My Career Lay Dying Mar 29, 1998 Larry's staff prepares for the end by secretly looking for new jobs.
S06 E04Apr 5, 1998
Pilots and Pens Lost Apr 5, 1998 Phil leaves the show to write a pilot. Larry gives Artie a special gift.
S06 E05Apr 12, 1998
The Interview Apr 12, 1998 Mary Lou dents Hank's car but is terrified to tell him. Larry is interviewed for Extra!
S06 E06Apr 19, 1998
Adolf Hankler Apr 19, 1998 Larry spends his vacation with his brother who has a business proposition. Guest host Jon Stewart tests the network's censors by booking the Wu-Tang Clan.