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Jerry Seinfeld

Jerome Allen "Jerry" Seinfeld (born April 29, 1954) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, writer, and television and film producer, best known for playing a semi-fictional version of himself in the sitcom Seinfeld (1989–1998), which he co-created and co-wrote with Larry David, and, in the show's final two seasons, co-executive-produced. In his first major foray back into the media since the finale of Seinfeld, he co-wrote and co-produced the film Bee Movie, also voicing the lead role of Barry B. Benson. In February 2010, Seinfeld premiered a reality TV series called The Marriage Ref on NBC. Seinfeld directed Colin Quinn in the Broadway show Long Story Short at the Helen Hayes Theater in New York which ran until January 8, 2011. Seinfeld is known for specializing in observational humor, often focusing on personal relationships and uncomfortable social obligations. Comedy Central ranked Jerry Seinfeld as one of the twelve greatest stand-up comedians of all time in its four-part special The 100 Greatest Standups Of All Time. Seinfeld was born in the borough of Brooklyn in New York City. His father, Kalmen Seinfeld (1918–1985), was of Austrian Jewish background and was a sign maker;

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Wale -- Jerry Seinfeld's My Boy, But He Don't Know Crap About Rap

Wale
Seinfeld's My Boy, But ... He Don't Know Crap About Rap

Jerry Seinfeld can team up with Wale to make hysterical skits -- but the rapper tells us there is a limit to Seinfeld's talent in the entertainment biz.If you haven't seen 'em ... Wale and… READ MORE >

Mike Piazza -- Jerry Seinfeld's Got a Cannon ... Best Celeb Pitcher

Mike Piazza
Seinfeld's Got a Cannon ... Best Celeb Pitcher

He ain't exactly Nolan Ryan ... but Jerry Seinfeld can BRING THE HEAT ... so says Mike Piazza, who tells TMZ Sports the comedian is the best celeb pitcher he's ever caught.And Piazza knows what… READ MORE >

- 38 days ago
Jerry Seinfeld -- Derek Jeter Made a Mistake ... He Shouldn't Have Played in Boston

Jerry Seinfeld
Jeter Made a Mistake He Shouldn't Have Played in Boston

Apparently Derek Jeter CAN do wrong in the eyes of Yankees fans ... so says Jerry Seinfeld who tells TMZ Sports ... #2 should NOT have played his final game in Boston!!!It's a pretty big issue in… READ MORE >

- 83 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 >

- 341 days ago
'Walking Dead' Star -- Sorry Seinfeld ... You'd Probably Die in Zombie Apocalypse

'Walking Dead' Star
Sorry Seinfeld You'd Probably Die in Zombie Apocalypse

Jerry Seinfeld would probably not survive a zombie apocalypse ... neither would Jennifer Aniston or even Bill Cosby ... this according to "Walking Dead" star Norman Reedus. The slayer of the… READ MORE >

- 422 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 >

- 596 days ago
Michael Richards to Jerry Seinfeld -- I Learned My Lesson After 'Laugh Factory' Meltdown

Kramer to Seinfeld:
I Learned My Lesson After N-Word Meltdown

Michael Richards is telling Jerry Seinfeld ... he's still pretty damaged from the fall-out of his infamous N-word laced tirade at the "Laugh Factory" ... and refuses to return to the comedy stage… READ MORE >

- 814 days ago
Acura -- We're Sorry We Excluded Dark-Skinned Blacks

Acura
We're So Sorry We Excluded Dark-Skinned Blacks

Acura has issued a full-on apology ... after we ran a story that the car company's ad people sought an African American actor to play a car dealer who was "not too dark."The commercial -- which… READ MORE >

- 976 days ago
Acura NSX Super Bowl Commercial -- Only Light-Skinned Blacks Need Apply

Acura Super Bowl Commercial
Only Light-Skinned Blacks Need Apply

You know that Acura commercial with Jerry Seinfeld and Jay Leno that aired during the Super Bowl -- well, we got hold of the casting call document, and they were very specific/exclusionary about… READ MORE >

- 977 days ago
Jerry Seinfeld ... OWNS TMZ PHOTOG

Jerry Seinfeld
OWNS TMZ PHOTOG

Jerry Seinfeld's new nickname should be "The Bus" ... 'cause he took our photog TO SCHOOL in the middle of the street in NYC yesterday. Seinfeld -- sporting a helmet for safety -- was riding his… READ MORE >

- 992 days ago

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