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?
ABC Entertainment executive Lloyd Braun
lent his name to a character appearing in three episodes, "The Non-Fat Yogurt", "The Gum", and "The Serenity Now", and is a neighbor and nemesis of George Costanza. See more
Jerry's apartment number changes in the beginning of the series a few times before becoming 5A permanently. See more
I have to have my tonsils taken out.
Oh, man! No! George, we gotta get you out of here. Get out right now. They'll kill you.
It's routine surgery.
Oh, yeah? My friend Bob Sacamano, he came in here for a hernia operation. Oh, yeah, routine surgery. Now he's sitting in a chair by a window going
"My name is Bob!"
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