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>
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Throughout the run of the series, Kramer rarely says "Yes". Nearly all of his positive responses are slang variations ("Yup", "Yeah!", "Giddyup" etc). Three episodes where he does actually say "Yes" are "The Puffy Shirt", "The Sniffing Accountant"and "The English Patient". 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
See... I have two friends. You were up, he was down. Now he's up and you're down. See how it all evens out for me?
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