Jerry Seinfeld stars in this television comedy series as himself, a comedian. The premise of this sitcom is Jerry and his friends going through everyday life, discussing various quirky situations that we can all relate to (especially if we live in New York). The eccentric personalities of the offbeat characters who make up Jerry's social circle contribute to the fun. Written by
Tad Dibbern <DIBBERN_D@a1.mscf.upenn.edu>
Did You Know?
, co-creator and executive producer, appears several times throughout the series. He is the voice of George M. Steinbrenner III
, The Man In The Cape (Frank's divorce lawyer) and the owner of a newsstand (in the "Chinese Gum" episode he sells George gum). He was also one of the last voices heard on the show, as the prisoner who yells "I'm gonna cut you!" at the very end of the final episode. See more
In some episodes, when exterior shots of the fictional "Monk's
Diner" are shown on two sides, you can see the real name, Tom's Restaurant. See more
You don't think she'd yada yada sex?
I've yada yada'ed sex.
Yeah. I met this lawyer, we went out to dinner, I had the lobster bisque, we went back to my place, yada yada yada, I never heard from him again.
But you yada yada'd over the best part.
No, I mentioned the bisque.
The series does not have an opening credits sequence. Instead, the lead actor credits play out over a scene. Now commonplace in sitcoms and drama series, this was considered a novelty in 1990 and sparked a debate over the future of opening credits in TV series. See more
Spoofed in Miss Congeniality