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?
In the final episode of the series, the trial pays homage to Inherit the Wind
(1960). Particularly, the scene where the attorney discusses how many important people will descend upon their little town, because the case is so high profile. See more
Jerry's apartment number changes in the beginning of the series a few times before becoming 5A permanently. See more
How'd you like to have free haircut for six months?
What's the catch?
You're going to get me a sample of Jerry's hair.
Hmm, that job sounds like it might be worth a *year's* free haircuts... and a comb!
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