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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 13 wins & 39 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Seinfeld
Seinfeld Writer
(1989-1998)
Bee Movie
Bee Movie Writer
(2007)
Comedian
Comedian Producer
(2002)

Filmography

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  Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2014) (creator - 10 episodes, 2012)
- The Over-Cheer (2014)
- It's Bubbly Time, Jerry (2012) ... (creator)
- I Want Sandwiches, I Want Chicken (2012) ... (creator)
 2010-2011 The Marriage Ref (TV Series) (creator - 19 episodes)
 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)
 1998 Jerry Seinfeld: 'I'm Telling You for the Last Time' (TV Special documentary)
  Seinfeld (TV Series) (created by - 172 episodes, 1990 - 1998) (written by - 17 episodes, 1989 - 1996)
- The Chronicle (1998) ... (creator)
- The Finale (1998) ... (creator)
- The Puerto Rican Day (1998) ... (creator)
- The Maid (1998) ... (creator)
- The Frogger (1998) ... (creator)
 1982 An Evening at the Improv (TV Series) (stand-up material)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Stage: Directed "Long Story Short" with Colin Quinn on Broadway. Helen Hayes Theater. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 4 Interviews | 37 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 17 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

A recent survey stated that the average person's greatest fear is having to give a speech in public. Somehow this ranked even higher than death which was third on the list. So, you're telling me that at a funeral, most people would rather be the guy in the coffin than have to stand up and give a eulogy. See more »

Trivia:

He and his wife, Jessica Seinfeld (aka Jessica Sklar), had a son, born March 1, 2003, named Julian Kal Seinfeld. Birth of their son was announced on Live with Kelly and Michael (1988). See more »

Trademark:

Impeccable neatness, unflappable confidence See more »

Nickname:

Little Jerry

Star Sign:

Taurus

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