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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 -- Master of Many Domains

Seinfeld
Master of Many Domains

So you thought Jerry Seinfeld was just a funny guy? // He's that and so much more. Just one day after playing manny for Suri and her dad, Jerry provided the carpool for Matthew Broderick after the… READ MORE >

Seinfeld to Shimon:  What's the Deal with Palestine?

Seinfeld to Shimon: What's the Deal with Palestine?

After assaulting the American media with countless ads for his new movie, Jerry Seinfeld has shlepped the "Bee Movie" over-promotion tour all the way to Israel. Oy… READ MORE >

- 2583 days ago
Seinfeld to King: "Do You Know Who I Am?"

Seinfeld to King: "Do You Know Who I Am?"

It's hard to tell when comedian Jerry Seinfeld is joking and when he's serious, but he looked a bit perturbed when Larry King mixed up his details about Jerry's classic show. What's the deal with… READ MORE >

- 2603 days ago
Rosario is Hot, Silly Face or Not

Rosario is Hot, Silly Face or Not

"Grindhouse" gal Rosario Dawson was outside of Chateau Marmont on Saturday night, unafraid to flash a wacky face for photogs. Say cheese, pussycat!insertBCSinglePlayer(1264607807);Also in L.A.:… READ MORE >

- 2614 days ago
Seinfeld -- It's Hard Out Here for a Pap

Seinfeld
It's Hard Out Here for a Pap

TMZ caught Jerry Seinfeld outside of Il Sole last night, and while he was quiet about former co-star Michael Richards, he told our photog it was a tough time to be a paparazzo. Sarah Michelle… READ MORE >

- 2646 days ago
"And WHAT is the DEAL with the Gum??"

"And WHAT is the DEAL with the Gum??"

Who loves gum enough to go digging through a NYC sidewalk garbage can? Even if it is the discarded gum already chewed by the star of one of the most beloved sitcoms ever? That very Seinfeldian… READ MORE >

- 2878 days ago
Oy! Seinfeld Shells Out $100K for Violating Sabbath

Oy! Seinfeld Shells Out $100K for Violating Sabbath

Jerry Seinfeld lost a lawsuit today for -- gevalt! -- violating the Jewish Sabbath. A shonda!A Manhattan judge ruled today that the comedian owes $100,000 to a New York real estate broker, Tamara… READ MORE >

- 2892 days ago
Richards -- "I'm Really Busted Up"

Richards -- "I'm Really Busted Up"

Michael Richards publicly apologized for his racist tirade in an appearance on "The Late Show," but acknowledged that such sentiment had the potential to "come[s] through and fire[s] out of me."… READ MORE >

- 2951 days ago
Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word

Sorry Seems to Be the Hardest Word

With pal Jerry Seinfeld already Letterman's scheduled guest on Monday's "The Late Show," Michael Richards appeared via satellite to apologize for the shocking incident at the Laugh Factory on… READ MORE >

- 2951 days ago
Oops! Seinfeld Bugs Rock About Wife

Oops! Seinfeld Bugs Rock About Wife

Jerry Seinfeld called on funny buddy Chris Rock to appear in a live-action trailer for Jerry's animated DreamWorks flick, "Bee Movie," where the comedic twosome are dressed as insects. In a case… READ MORE >

- 2964 days ago

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