Jerry Seinfeld

  • 09 June 2004

Date of birth

29th April, 1954

Occupation

Actor

Sex

Male

Height

1.80

Watch Jerry Seinfeld Brutally Turn Down Kesha For A Hug. Three Times.

By Ed Biggs in Lifestyle / Showbiz on 07 June 2017

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It all went wrong for Kesha when she met her hero Jerry Seinfeld at the Kennedy Center this week.

It’s been a long-standing truism that one should never meet one’s heroes, but that saying had a compound resonance for Kesha after she was brutally rebuffed from a hug from her idol Jerry Seinfeld, who proceeded to explain that he didn’t even know who she was.

Ouch!

The 30 year old pop star was on the same red carpet as the 'Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee' comedian Seinfeld on Tuesday night (June 6th) for the National Night of Laughter and Song at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C., a charity event hosted by the David Lynch Foundation.

Continue reading: Watch Jerry Seinfeld Brutally Turn Down Kesha For A Hug. Three Times.

Jerry Seinfeld at the David Lynch Foundation event A National Night Of Laughter And Song. Held at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts - Washington DC, District Of Columbia, United States - Monday 5th June 2017

Jerry Seinfeld and Jessica Seinfeld seen on the red carpet at the 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards held at the Microsoft Theater Los Angeles, California, United States - Monday 19th September 2016

Jerry Seinfeld Tops Forbes List Of Highest Earning Comedians

By Ed Biggs in Movies / TV / Theatre on 22 October 2015

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Even though 'Seinfeld' ended 17 years ago, its creator is still the highest-paid comedian in the world, with earnings of $36 million.

Jerry Seinfeld has been named as the world’s highest-earning comedian in the last year, making the bulk of his money through his legendary TV series which ended nearly two decades ago.

As reported in the annual list published by Forbes, the top ten of which doesn’t include a single woman, the 61 year old comic made $36 million between June 1st 2014 and the same date in 2015. With a total net worth of more than $800 million, he continues to sell out stand-up tours throughout the world, despite his highly-rates series ‘Seinfeld’ ending back in 1998.

Image caption Jerry Seinfeld earned more than any other comedian in the world this year

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Jerry Seinfeld - Jerry Seinfeld spotted filming his web series 'Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee' - Los Angeles, California, United States - Tuesday 6th October 2015

Hulu Unveil Replica 'Seinfeld' Apartment To Celebrate New Deal

By Michael West in Movies / TV / Theatre on 25 June 2015

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'Seinfeld' is now available to stream on Hulu.

The online streaming service Hulu has unveiled a replica 'Seinfeld' apartment to mark the debut of all the episodes of the classic sitcom on its website. Fans of the show can reminisce in a pop-up real life replica on New York's Upper West Side.

Image caption Jerry Seinfeld will not be playing your college anytime soon.

"I don't play colleges, but I hear a lot of people tell me 'Don't go near colleges. They’re so PC,” the 61 year old comedian said. “[The younger generation] just want to use these words, ‘That’s racist, that’s sexist, that’s prejudice.’ They don’t even know what they’re talking about.”

Continue reading: Jerry Seinfeld Thinks Kids Today Don't Know The Real Meaning Of The Words 'Racist' And 'Sexist'

Jerry Seinfeld - 2015 Baby Buggy Bedtime Bash at Victorian Gardens at Wollman Rink Central Park at Wollman Rink at Victoria Gardens, Central Park - New York City, United States - Wednesday 3rd June 2015

Video - Jim Carrey Spotted With Young New Girlfriend Outside 'Letterman' - Part 3

'Dumb And Dumber 2' star Jim Carrey is spotted rushing out of the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York, following the last ever episode of 'The Late Show With David Letterman', holding the hand of his young girlfriend Cathriona White. He hastily stows her away in an awaiting car before returning to pose for photos for the paparazzi.

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Video - Alec Baldwin Brings Pregnant Wife And Daughter To Last Ever 'Letterman' - Part 2

'30 Rock' star Alec Baldwin arrives with his heavily pregnant wife Hilaria Baldwin and their young daughter Carmen at the Ed Sullivan Theater in New York for the last ever episode of 'The Late Show With David Letterman'. Alec appears to be clutching a gold-wrapped gift - presumably for David Letterman - which he puts aside as he poses with his family. The Baldwins appear to be on good terms with the photographers, as Hilaria shakes one of their hands and Alec asks them if someone he knows is about. He is later seen taking photos of the paparazzi with his phone.

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Jerry Seinfeld and Chris Rock - A host of stars were snapped outside the Ed Sullivan Theater ahead of the last 'Late Show with David Letterman' in New York City, New York, United States - Thursday 21st May 2015

Hulu Pays $180 Million For Rights To 'Seinfeld'

By Michael West in Movies / TV / Theatre on 29 April 2015

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Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld just got richer.

Hulu is stepping up its game in the digital video realm by paying almost $1 million per episode to screen all nine seasons of Seinfeld. The deal translates to a $180 million windfall to be split between Sony TV, Time Warner's Castle Rock and Seinfeld's Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David.

Image caption Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David just got a bit richer

The deal is expected to be announced at Hulu's presentation on Wednesday. According to Variety, Sony TV - which has long controlled the rights to the classic sitcom - has been shopping the series around for some time. A limited number of episodes have been available on the company's Crackle video platform though the new deal marks the first time the show will be available in its entirety, in the binge-watching era.

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Wale Scores Second U.S. Number 1 With 'The Album About Nothing'

By Ed Biggs in Music / Festivals on 09 April 2015

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It's sure sold a lot of copies for an album about nothing.

It’s all change at the top of the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart this week, as rapper Wale claims the Number 1 spot with his fourth LP The Album About Nothing – his second chart topper following his previous effort, 2013’s The Gifted.

Wale’s album, which he has revealed was inspired by Jerry Seinfeld and features the comedian himself, sold 100,000 copies in the week ending April 5th, according to Nielsen SoundScan. The Billboard chart now measures individual track and streaming equivalent sales as well as conventional physical and digital album sales.

Image caption The rapper scored his second American Number 1 album this week

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Sony On Track To Sell Seinfeld Streaming Rights, But To Whom?

By Victoria Pavlova in Movies / TV / Theatre on 15 March 2015

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If the deal comes through, Netflix might finally face some serious competition.

The magic that is Seinfeld is about to be introduced to a whole new demographic... if the terms can be negotiated. Basically, several online providers are said to be in the running to acquire the streaming rights to the NBC show and the rumoured amount is kind of insane.

Image caption Seinfeld could soon be availble to stream at your pleasure

Hulu, Amazon and Yahoo are said to be among the bidders for the sitcom, while Netflix has apparently passed after taking a “hard look at the series last year”. But whoever decides to purchase 'the show about nothing’ wont be getting a bargain, as sources report the deal could fetch a price well north of half a million dollars per episode.

Continue reading: Will 'Seinfeld' Soon Be Coming To An Internet Streaming Service?