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Larry Gelbart (Lawrence Simon Gelbart)

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Biography

Chicago, Illinois, USA
The gift of provoking laughter came early to Larry Gelbart and has never deserted him. His distinguished career as a writer of comedy reads like a history of the art over the last 40 years. His writing credits date back to the Golden Age of radio, thanks in part to his father. The elder Gelbart was a barber in Beverly Hills who made it a point to tell his clients, such as Danny Thomas, what a funny 15-year-old son he had. As a result of his father's being his unofficial agent, Larry became a professional comedy writer before finishing high school. Read more...

Actor

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Legends 2006

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Character: Himself - In Memoriam

The 82nd Annual Academy Awards 2010

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Making 'M*A*S*H' 1981

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Character: Himself - Winner: Best Book of a Musical

The 44th Annual Tony Awards 1990

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Character: Himself - Writer for Bob Hope

Would Ya Hit a Guy with Glasses?: Nerds, Jerks & Oddballs 0

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Character: Himself - Writer

Sock it to Me?: Satire and Parody 0

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