Larry Offends Barbers and Bribes Ushers in First ‘Curb’ Season 9 Synopses
Curb wouldn’t be Curb without something to rail against, and Larry David has at least five new targets of ire. See for yourself in first synopses for the long-awaited Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 9, as Larry does everything from hang with celebrities to run afoul of the law.
HBO released its first five synopses for the the ten-episode return, in the process confirming new guest stars like Katie Aselton, June Diane Raphael, Steven Weber and Happy Endings alum Damon Wayans Jr. and Casey Wilson. And barring any Game of Thrones-style fakeouts, the new episodes sound like pretty classic Curb:
Episode #81 (season 9, episode 1): “Foisted!”
Debut date: SUNDAY, OCT. 1 (10:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT)
Larry tries to rid himself of an inept assistant, offends Jeff’s barber and gets into hot water over a new project.
Episode #82 (season 9, episode 2): “The Pickle Gambit”
Debut date: SUNDAY, OCT. 8 (10:00-10:30 p.m.)
Larry reaches out to a familiar face, gives a hotel guest sartorial advice and looks to create a diversion to help a friend’s nephew.
Episode #83 (season 9, episode 3): “A Disturbance in the Kitchen”
Debut date: SUNDAY, OCT. 15 (10:00-10:30 p.m.)
Larry turns to a writer for advice; searching for Susie’s missing “little sister,” he gets ticketed by an overzealous cop.
Episode #84 (season 9, episode 4): “Running with the Bulls”
Debut date: SUNDAY, OCT. 22 (10:00-10:30 p.m.)
Larry’s therapist accuses him of overstepping; Susie grows suspicious of Jeff; Larry bribes an usher at a funeral.
Episode #85 (season 9, episode 5): “Thank You for Your Service”
Debut date: SUNDAY, OCT. 29 (10:15-10:45 p.m.)
Larry commits a faux pas with Sammi’s fiancé, and tries to start over with his mail carrier and golf club security guard.
Elsewhere, Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 9 will feature among the returning cast Cheryl Hines as Cheryl, Jeff Garlin as Jeff, Susie Essman as Susie and J.B. Smoove as Leon, along with prior guests Richard Lewis, Bob Einstein, Ted Danson and Mary Steenburgen. New stars include Elizabeth Banks, Ed Begley, Jr., Gilmore Girls star Lauren Graham, Jimmy Kimmel, Parks favorite Nick Offerman, SNL alum Nasim Pedrad, and Elizabeth Perkins.
The premiere installment will arrive on October 1, so stay tuned for the latest on Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 9.