He was always himself. The television and film veteran died at a Los Angeles hospital after reportedly suffering an unexpected emergency. No official cause of death has been revealed, but he was not known to be suffering from any illnesses. The Larry Sanders Show and It’s Garry Shandling’s Show helped redefine modern television, breaking the fourth wall and starring the comic as a satirical version of himself while skewering the Hollywood establishment. In recent years Shandling appeared in Marvel films like Iron Man 2 and hosted the 2004 Emmys.