Larry David
Larry David


Real Name/Full Name Lawrence Gene David
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Larry David
Birth Place: Brooklyn, New York
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 2 July 1947
Age/How Old: 77 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 180 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 9″
Weight: In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds – 176 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: White
Parents Name: Father – Mortimer Julius “Morty” David
Mother –Rose
Siblings: Ken
School: Sheepshead Bay High School
College: University of Maryland
Religion: Atheist
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Cancer
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Laurie Lennard (m. 1993, div. 2007)
Ashley Underwood (m. 2020)
Kids/Children Name: Cazzie David, Romy David
Profession: Director, comedian, actor, producer
Net Worth: $420 million
Last Updated: July 2024

When it comes to working in a certain industry, many times we work for ten to twenty years at most and finally feel tired and quit. No matter how much interested you are in that particular profession, it can easily get boring or you become outdated if you are not careful with it. This what happens to many artists, for some time, they become great hits and everybody wants to watch them perform but after some time, they start losing their fans.

However, for a gifted comedian like Larry David, nothing will be enough to make him lose his focus in the comic world. He knows what he wants and what he has been called to do and works day and night to ensure he remains relevant in this industry. Being active since 1980 and still remaining relevant through so many generations is not a joke.

Well, how well do you know about Larry David? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Larry David’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Larry David to date.

Biography and Early Life

Larry’s birthday is on every second of July every year as it was on such a day in 1947 when he came into existence. His birth names are Lawrence Gene David, and he was born in the Sheepshead Bay neighborhood in Brooklyn Borough of New York City. He is the son of Mortimer Julius “Morty” David and his wife Rose. His father Julius David is a men’s clothing manufacturer but there is no information of his mother’s occupation.

Larry is not the only child of Morty and Rose as they had a son named Ken before they gave birth to Larry making him Larry’s older brother. He was born and raised in a Jewish family. His mother Rose was born into a Polish-Jewish family that lived in Ternopil which is currently known as Ukraine. In 19th century, his father’s side moved to the US from Germany.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Larry David in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Larry David’s age is 77 years old as of today’s date 16th July 2024 having been born on 2 July 1947. Though, he is 5′ 9″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176 lbs in Pound and 80kg in Kilograms.


David has been in the film industry for many years but this doesn’t mean that he started as a comedian from childhood. When it was at the right time for him to join the school, he attended Sheepshead Bay High School. After graduating from Sheepshead Bay high school he joined the University of Maryland in College Park. He joined Tau Epsilon Phi and became a brother in the 1960s and graduated from the university with a B.A in history.

At college, he did not only earn a degree in history but he was also able to discover himself and learned that he had a talent of making people laugh just by being himself. After graduating from college, he decided to enlist in the United States Army Reserve.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Larry David With Wife Ashley Underwood
Larry David With Wife Ashley Underwood

David has been married twice in his lifetime. His first marriage was to Laurie Lennard whom he married in 1993 to 2007. In 2005 May, they both participated in The Huffington Post as contributing bloggers. They also have two daughters together named Romy David and Cazzie David whom they co-parent. Although their more than 10-years marriage ended in 2007, they still remain good friends to date.

After his divorce, he remained single for more than 10 years until 2020 when he met Ashley Underwood and fell in love with her. The two met in a birthday party they had been invited by Sacha Baron Cohen which was held in 2017. After dating for three years, they tied the knot on the 7th of July in 2020.

Is Larry David Gay?

Larry David is straight as far as his sexual orientation is concerned. The fact that he has been married twice in his life and has two daughters from his first marriage is enough evidence that he is not gay.

Professional Career

In 1989, he started his comic career by teaming up with Jerry Seinfeld in creating a pilot or NBC which was titled The Seinfeld Chronicles”. They later realized this song was too long and decided to shorten it to Seinfeld. Larry was the executive producer and the co-creator of Seinfeld. The show had a total of 189 episodes aired from 1989 to 1998. Among the 189 episodes, Larry wrote 62 including The Contest which was the iconic episode.

After the end of Seinfeld in 1998, he created Curb Your Enthusiasm which was a semi-fictionalized version of himself. He was either the main writer or co-writer of the series from its pilot episode which was aired in 1999. The 10th season of Curb Your Enthusiasm was premiered in 2020 and it has won him more than 10 awards and nominations.


Larry is a successful comedian who has been in this field for more than 30 years now. He dared to do what many comedians have never tried to do by starting his own shows. His first show Seinfeld won him several awards including two Primetime Emmy Awards. The second series Curb Your Enthusiasm won him 30 Primetime Emmy Awards nominations, One Golden Globe Award win and an Emmy Award win among others.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Larry David in 2024

Larry David Net Worth
Larry David Net Worth

Larry David’s career has not only made him popular but he has also earned him a great fortune. We might not be able to tell how much he gets per episode but looking at his current net worth of $420 million as of 2024, we can fully agree that he is well paid.

Consistency and creativity are two characters that determine the success of any career and especially of an actor and a comedian. These are the same qualities that dominate the success of Larry David’s career today.


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