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Jerry Seinfeld


Jerry Seinfeld was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of Betty (Hesney) and Kalman Seinfeld. His father was of Hungarian Jewish descent, while Jerry's maternal grandparents, Salha and Selim Hosni, were Syrian Jewish immigrants (from Aleppo). He moved with his family, including sister Carolyn, to suburban Massepequa, Long Island, at a young age. ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 12 wins & 30 nominations. See more awards »

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Filmography

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 2012-2014 Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- The Over-Cheer (2014)
- It's Bubbly Time, Jerry (2012) ... (creator)
- I Want Sandwiches, I Want Chicken (2012) ... (creator)
- You Don't Want to Offend a Cannibal (2012) ... (creator)
 2008 Sincerely, Ted L. Nancy (TV Movie) (creator)
 2007 Bee Movie (written by)
 2004 The Seinfeld Story (TV Movie documentary)
 2004 Hindsight Is 20/20... (Short)
  Seinfeld (TV Series) (created by - 172 episodes, 1990 - 1998) (written by - 16 episodes, 1990 - 1996)
- The Chronicle (1998) ... (created by)
- The Finale (1998) ... (created by)
- The Puerto Rican Day (1998) ... (created by)
- The Maid (1998) ... (created by)
- The Frogger (1998) ... (created by)
 1989 The Seinfeld Chronicles - Pilot (TV Movie) (written by)
 1982 An Evening at the Improv (TV Series) (stand-up material)
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Other Works:

(1/11-3/5/11) Stage: Directed Colin Quinn in his own one-man show, "Long Story Short", at the Helen Hayes Theatre on Broadway in New York City. See more »

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2 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 4 Interviews | 35 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 17 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Personal Quote:

I don't like "great" restaurants. I don't want to hear the specials. If they're so special, put 'em on the menu. I don't want any auditioning foods. When they make the real show, then I will eat them. See more »

Trivia:

Was the first recipient of the American Express Black Card. See more »

Trademark:

Frequently references his favorite hero Superman See more »

Nickname:

Little Jerry

Star Sign:

Taurus

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