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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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'Seinfeld' -- Should TBS Have Pulled Suicide Episode?

'Seinfeld'
Should TBS Have Pulled Suicide Episode?

Almost a week after "Seinfeld" star Daniel Von Bargen attempted suicide by shooting himself in the head, an episode of the show entitled "The Suicide" -- during which Jerry Seinfeld… READ MORE >

Oprah's HUGE Finale Party -- Seinfeld, Hanks, Stevie!

Oprah's HUGE Finale Party -- Seinfeld, Hanks, Stevie!

Oprah Winfrey hosted some of the BIGGEST stars in the world at her STELLAR finale wrap party this week ... but at the end of the night, everyone was raving about the food!!Tom Hanks, Jerry… READ MORE >

- 1308 days ago
Seinfeld's Teen Ex-Girlfriend: 'Memba Her?

Seinfeld's
Teen Ex-Girlfriend 'Memba Her?

In the mid '90s, Shoshanna Lonstein became famous as the Manhattan teenager who dated Jerry Seinfeld. Guess what she looks like now!  READ MORE >

- 1709 days ago
Not That There's Anything Wrong With That

Not That There's Anything Wrong With That

The 34-year-old resurfaced at an event in NYC on Tuesday, looking a little like Julia Louis-Dreyfus.After Jerry, Shoshanna was linked to Ben Affleck.Lonstein is now a successful fashion designer… READ MORE >

- 1709 days ago
Seinfeld on 'SNL' -- Atonement for 'Marriage Ref'

Seinfeld on 'SNL' -- Atonement for 'Marriage Ref'

Jerry Seinfeld dropped by "Saturday Night Live" last night in an attempt to make up for the train wreck that is "The Marriage Ref."He was awesome -- but it's gonna take more than a three-minute… READ MORE >

- 1741 days ago
Jerry Seinfeld Takes a Swing at the Yankees

Jerry Seinfeld Takes a Swing at the Yankees

There's no crying in baseball -- and according to Jerry Seinfeld, there shouldn't be any designated hitters either.The notorious Mets fan was at Chateau Marmont last night, where he couldn't… READ MORE >

- 1920 days ago
Judge on Seinfeld Case: Lawsuit's About Nothing

Judge on Seinfeld Case: Lawsuit's About Nothing

A lawsuit claiming Jerry Seinfeld's wife, Jessica, stole the idea for her best-selling cookbook was tossed out by a Federal judge yesterday. A woman named Missy Chase Lapine sued the Seinfelds… READ MORE >

- 1925 days ago
Mario Joyner -- It Pays to Be Friends with Seinfeld

Mario Joyner -- It Pays to Be Friends with Seinfeld

So who pays when Mario Joyner goes out for lunch with his pal Jerry Seinfeld? According to Mario it's the "person closest to being a billionaire."So not Mario then. See Also Seinfeld: What's the… READ MORE >

- 2070 days ago
Madge vs. Seinfeld: Who'd You Rather?

Madge vs. Seinfeld
Who'd You Rather?

You're shooting Jerry Seinfeld and then Madonna leaves the Waverly Inn at the exact same time. Who should we follow?We're not sure our guy made the right choice.... See Also Madonna Dates Jesus --… READ MORE >

- 2163 days ago
No, That Is Not Demi Moore

No, That Is Not
Demi Moore

TMZ caught Courteney Cox Arquette hitting up Villa in West Hollywood on Saturday night, and the paps mistook her for another beautiful brunette! Also out in LaLa-land, Mario Lopez chilling outside… READ MORE >

- 2481 days ago

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