With his starring role on The Goldbergs and his recurring role on Larry David’s Curb Your Enthusiasm, Jeff Garlin has established himself as one of the funniest actors on TV today. Like several other sitcom stars, Garlin made his way up through the standup comedy ranks before Hollywood came calling. It’s the realization of the dream he had as a child growing up in Chicago, where a hometown hero was one of his big inspirations. (Click on the media bar below to hear Jeff Garlin)
The Goldbergs airs Wednesday nights at 8/7c on ABC, and new episodes of Curb Your Enthusiasm will return to HBO later this year.