Judd Apatow on his mentor Gary Shandling

Comedian Garry Shandling influenced a generation of comics, including Judd Apatow. They developed a 25-year friendship. Now Apatow has a new HBO documentary about Garry Shandling, called “The Zen Diaries of Gary Shandling.”

Judd Apatow. Credit: Mark Seliger. 

Garry Shandling (left) and Judd Apatow (right)
Credit: Larry Watson / Courtesy of HBO