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?
Kramer's first name was originally going to be "Conrad". This was planned to revealed in a season 2 episode titled "The Bet" written by Larry Charles
. But the episode was scrapped due to its controversial storyline in which Elaine buys a gun. Kramer's first name was finally revealed to be "Cosmo" in the season 4 episode, "The Switch". See more
You will notice that on external shots of Jerry's building there are insect screens on the windows. However, these are never evident whenever any of the cast occasionally lean out the window whilst the scene is being shot from inside Jerry's apartment. See more
Kramer, I never thought I'd say this, but that's not a bad idea.
Now, get out.
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