It’s been two years because the ninth season of HBO’s Curb Your Enthusiasm got here to an finish, however followers of Larry David‘s caustic, uncomfortable, and really humorous comedy sequence have grown accustomed to lengthy waits between seasons. However that wait is nearly over, as a result of a brand new trailer for the tenth season is right here and it guarantees that new episodes will arrive subsequent month. Watch Larry change into flummoxed by a toaster within the trailer beneath.
Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 10 Trailer
As Larry stands round ready and finally will get so fed up that he walks away, I can’t assist however be reminded of the Seinfeld episode through which Jerry, George, and Elaine go to a Chinese language restaurant and the identical factor occurs: they wait round to get a desk and eventually go away after a protracted wait, just for their title to be referred to as proper after they stroll out. It’s clearly a metaphor that David enjoys.
Twenty years in the past, Curb Your Enthusiasm aired as a one-off comedy particular. The present correct started a yr later, so this tenth season will probably be arriving twenty years into the sequence’ run. There aren’t many American reveals with these kind of manufacturing gaps, however a two-year wait between seasons turned commonplace for this present beginning again in 2005. And that’s simply the blink of an eye fixed in comparison with the six-year wait between seasons eight and 9, when diehard followers weathered the present’s longest hole ever. It’s fascinating to consider how when this present finally involves a detailed, it’ll stay on as a time capsule for greater than twenty years of historical past. That’s a powerful feat for a present that prides itself on being tremendous uncomfortable as steadily as potential.
Curb, after all, is the heavily-improvised comedy present that stars David as a free model of himself, residing his life in Los Angeles and discovering himself fixated on any and all the things that rubs him the improper approach. The ninth season earned the bottom Tomatometer rating of any season but (74%), indicating that this model of comedy could have fallen barely out of favor with reviewers within the present cultural panorama. Will the brand new season bump its approach again up nearer to the sequence’ total common of 93%? Or was final season the start of a gradual decline for this highly-acclaimed present? Time will inform, however a minimum of Curb Your Enthusiasm star J.B. Smoove is pumped about coming again:
Curb Your Enthusiasm season 10 debuts on HBO on January 19, 2020.