Seinfeld: Season 6, Episode 1

The Chaperone (22 Sep. 1994)

TV Episode  -   -  Comedy
8.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.2/10 from 487 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Jerry connects with a Miss America pageant contestant, Miss Rhode Island, at a Yankees game and asks her out on a date. They have to have a chaperone however and and Kramer volunteers. It ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(created by), (created by), 4 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 4783 titles
created 10 Dec 2011
 
a list of 6805 titles
created 24 Jul 2012
 
list image
a list of 23 titles
created 29 Mar 2013
 
list image
a list of 23 titles
created 11 months ago
 
list image
a list of 23 titles
created 1 week ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Chaperone" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Chaperone (22 Sep 1994)

The Chaperone (22 Sep 1994) on IMDb 8.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Seinfeld.
« Previous Episode | 84 of 172 Episodes | Next Episode »
Edit

Cast

Episode complete credited cast:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Danny Tartabull ...
Danny Tartabull
Buck Showalter ...
Himself
Edit

Storyline

Jerry connects with a Miss America pageant contestant, Miss Rhode Island, at a Yankees game and asks her out on a date. They have to have a chaperone however and and Kramer volunteers. It turns out Kramer knows a lot about how to win a beauty pageant and is soon Miss Rhode Island's personal trainer. After being turned down for a job at a major book publisher, Elaine is hired by Justin Pitt as his personal assistant. Her first task is to go out and buy him new socks. George meanwhile is surprised to learn that the Yankees uniforms are made of polyester and switches them to cotton, with major repercussions. Written by garykmcd

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

22 September 1994 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

When the Miss America contestants are coming down the aisle in the stadium stands, the seat that Jerry is supposedly sitting in (seen later in the scene when he talks to Miss Rhode Island) is empty. See more »

Quotes

Jerry Seinfeld: I'm going out with one of the Miss America contestants. You want to go?
Kramer: What state?
Jerry Seinfeld: Rhode Island.
Kramer: They're never in contention.
See more »

Connections

Featured in Seinfeld: Highlights of a Hundred (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

It's a Most Unusual Day
(uncredited)
Music by Jimmy McHugh
Lyrics by Harold Adamson
Performed by Marguerite MacIntyre
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
"I was a great admirer of Mrs. Onasis'...s...s."
4 October 2011 | by (Israel) – See all my reviews

Season 6, Episode 1, "The Chaperone"

Season 5 of Seinfeld was a tough act to follow. The season 6 premiere was a decent episode with some hilarious moments, but it doesn't rise to the standards set be season 5 and is ultimately less memorable than most.

The episode had to deal with the repercussions of two major events from the season 5 finale. George's new job with the NY Yankees was explored for comedic possibilities and it has some solid moments, though it will become better later on in the season (with George Steinbrener getting a more prominent role). Elaine, who lost her job in the season 5 finale, didn't stay unemployed for long, and the season 6 opener finds her meeting her new boss - Mr. Justin Pitt, played by the wonderful Ian Abercrombie, who would supply some of the season's finest moments.

A good episode but not great; look for better things further on in the season.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Is it as good as I have heard? ajaysinghajay11
not a George fan Fun_Bo
One of those funny laser pointers lordmid
Favourite boss from the show? AstralWeeksHatfulOfHollow
List of movies / tv shows parodied in Seinfield Comicbook_store_guy
She starts with the dirty talking... BouncingSoul87
Discuss The Chaperone (1994) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?