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Jason Alexander

Jay Scott Greenspan (born September 23, 1959), better known by his professional name of Jason Alexander, is an American actor, director, producer, writer, singer, and comedian. He is best known for his role as George Costanza on Seinfeld, appearing from 1989 to 1998. He also has had an active career on the stage, appearing in several Broadway musicals including Jerome Robbins' Broadway in 1989, for which he won the Tony Award as Best Actor in a Musical. He appeared in the Los Angeles production of The Producers with Martin Short. He is the Artistic Director of "Reprise! Broadway's Best in Los Angeles," where he has directed several musicals. Alexander is also an avid poker player. Alexander was born Jay Scott Greenspan in Newark, New Jersey, the son of Jewish parents Ruth Minnie (née Simon), a nurse and health care administrator, and Alexander B. Greenspan, an accounting manager. He has a half-sister, Karen Van Horne, and a half-brother, Michael Greenspan. Alexander grew up in Livingston, New Jersey and is a 1977 graduate of Livingston High School. Alexander had a very wheezy voice growing up, primarily because of his asthma. He attended Boston University but left the summer before

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Jason Alexander -- I Didn't Know Who Steinbrenner Was ... Before 'Seinfeld' Gig

Jason Alexander
I Didn't Know Who Steinbrenner Was ... Before 'Seinfeld' Gig

Much like George Costanza, Jason Alexander had to pretend at a job he was pretending to have. Alexander was out and about in New York City when our photog tried to… READ MORE >

Jason Alexander -- I Made Taylor Swift ... You're Welcome, Swifties

Jason Alexander
I Made T. Swizzle ... You're Welcome, Swifties

Taylor Swift owes Jason Alexander everything ... at least that's the way he feels because as it turns out he's not only a huge fan, he kinda put her on the map. Word… READ MORE >

- 57 days ago
Jason Alexander: Good Genes or Good Docs?

Jason Alexander
GOOD GENES OR GOOD DOCS?

There's nothing funny about Jason Alexander's looks!Here's the the 35-year-old "Seinfeld" star at a comedy benefit back in 1994 (left) and 20 years later, the now 54-year-old father of two at… READ MORE >

- 424 days ago
'Seinfeld' -- Jerry and George REUNITED at Tom's Restaurant

'Seinfeld'
Jerry and George Reunited at Tom's Restaurant

Jerry Seinfeld and Jason Alexander reunited Monday for a SECRET project ... inside the famous diner where Jerry, George, Elaine and Kramer dished about nothing.Someone on the crew told our photog… READ MORE >

- 534 days ago
Jason Alexander -- What's the Deal with My Seinfeld Impression?

Jason Alexander
What's the Deal with My Seinfeld Impression?

If you can't get Jerry Seinfeld to do it, who better to judge someone's Seinfeld impression than the man who played his best friend for nine seasons ... Jason Alexander.Not only did Alexander… READ MORE >

- 789 days ago
'Seinfeld' Stars Jason Alexander and Wayne Knight -- It's a TRICK OFF!!!

"Seinfeld" Stars
IT'S A TRICK OFF!!!

The only thing cooler than catching TWO "Seinfeld" stars out together (Jason Alexander and Wayne Knight) ... was watching a magician battle erupt between two of our slight-of-hand staffers. … READ MORE >

- 1020 days ago
Britney Spears' First Husband Is RIPPED!

Britney's First Husband
Jason Alexander Is RIPPED!

Eight years after marrying Britney Spears for 55 hours in Vegas, Jason Alexander is in the best shape of his life.The yoked 30-year-old is now training to be an MMA fighter and by the looks of it… READ MORE >

- 1216 days ago
Jason Alexander -- The Magical Hair Growth

Jason Alexander
The Magical Hair Growth

"Seinfeld" star Jason Alexander pulled a John Travolta and showed up to an event in L.A. this week  (left) with much longer locks than he had on his bald head just three months ago… READ MORE >

- 1377 days ago
Britney Spears -- The Financial Explosion

Britney Spears
The Financial Explosion

Britney Spears has just learned .... it pays to have a conservatorship, and pays VERY well. TMZ has obtained legal documents in the conservatorship case, showing that in December 2008, the assets… READ MORE >

- 1587 days ago
Britney SLAMS Ex-Hubby -- 'Kiss My Lily White Ass'

Britney SLAMS Ex-Hubby -- 'Kiss My Lily White Ass'

Britney Spears just lashed out against her ex-husband Jason Alexander -- and both of the publications responsible for publishing a phone call allegedly featuring her voice -- advising them all to… READ MORE >

- 1672 days ago

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