Larry David is an actor, writer, comedian, and television producer. He is best known as the head writer and executive producer of the television series Seinfeld, from 1989 to 1996, and as its co-creator, with Jerry Seinfeld himself. Larry David has subsequently gained further recognition for the HBO series Curb Your Enthusiasm, a mostly improvised sitcom, also created by David, in which he stars as a semi-fictionalized version of himself.
Larry David’s work won him a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Comedy Series in 1993. Formerly a standup comedian, David went into television comedy, writing and starring in ABC’s Fridays, as well as writing briefly for Saturday Night Live. Larry David has won two Primetime Emmy Awards as well as being voted by fellow comedians and comedy insiders as number 23 of the greatest comedy stars ever in a British poll to select The Comedian’s Comedian.
How Larry David Made His Money – Television
Estimated Net Worth: $800 Million
Birthday: July 2, 1947
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