No soup for you!: Seinfeld actor spills the backstory on the iconic line
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. From the puffy shirt to Festivus, Seinfeld, the show about nothing, is filled with iconic TV moments. But that changed when he was asked to reprise his role for the Seinfeld series finale. He said Jerry Seinfeld was really nice, as well, but was also very busy. Thomas even revealed that Seinfeld initially wanted him to portray the soup vendor differently when he auditioned. Then, starting Sept. 14, its back-to-back shows with the classic lines you love at 11:30 p.m. and midnight.
Seinfeld- Coming to CW17 Jacksonville
Jacksonville, Fla. The Comedy Series show Seinfeld which first debut in 1989 is coming to CW17. The Award-winning comedy series stars Jerry Seinfeld who lives in New York City with a group of his quirky friends. Elaine Benes is the ex-girlfriend of Jerry Seinfeld and a friend. SEINFELD (SEINFELD)During the show airing Seinfeld had other special guest who played a key role:Morty Seinfeld and Helen Seinfeld who is Jerrys father and mother. A Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing in a Comedy Series, and a Peoples Choice Awards for Favorite TV Comedy series .
Elaine's townhouse from 'Seinfeld' is on sale for $8.65 million
(From Sotheby's)(CNN) - Nostalgic for the '90s and have a couple million dollars lying around? The New York townhouse used for the exterior shots of Elaine Benes' apartment building from the show "Seinfeld" is up for sale and it could be yours (for the low, low price of $8.65 million). It's a far cry from the humble abode portrayed in the hit TV show, which actually debuted in 1989. ft. townhome is far larger than the one Benes, played by Julia Louis-Dreyfus, seemed to own. Located in Chelsea, the five-story townhome also features four fireplaces, a garden with a fountain and a pond, plus a fully-equipped chef's kitchen.
'Seinfeld' set to leave TBS after rights are acquired by Viacom
After 19 years on TBS, the beloved sitcom starring Jerry Seinfeld, Michael Richards, Jason Alexander and Julia Louis-Dreyfus is heading to a new home. Media giant Viacom announced Saturday it has acquired the exclusive cable rights to "Seinfeld" in a deal with Sony Pictures Television -- not that there's anything wrong with that. Once the long-awaited merger between CBS and Viacom is complete, "Seinfeld" fans can double-dip -- reruns will also air on the cable network Pop TV, owned by CBS. The news comes just days after Netflix announced it acquired the global streaming rights to "Seinfeld," stealing the 1990s gem from Hulu, where the show had been streaming since 2015. While "Seinfeld" fans might have to get used to the channel switch and yada yada yada, the legendary Jerry, Elaine, George and Kramer will still be available on our screens.
A Bunch of Phoebes Sang 'Smelly Cat' to Celebrate 'Friends' Anniversary
Could "Friends" fans be anymore excited? You could call it "The One With All the Phoebes," when a flash mob of Phoebe Buffays stormed New Yorks Union Square to perform the quirky song Smelly Cat from the beloved sitcom. This week, in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the shows premiere, 25 Phoebes played the tune in New York to the surprise of many roaming the area. She took to Instagram to thank fans for the continued love. RELATED STORIESCops Ask for Help Identifying Alleged Thief Who Looks Suspiciously Like 'Friends' StarIs 'Seinfeld' Offensive?
'Seinfeld' is heading to Netflix in 2021
(CNN) - Netflix may be losing Michael Scott and Chandler Bing, but it's gaining Jerry Seinfeld and Cosmo Kramer. "Seinfeld," one of the most popular sitcoms in TV history, is heading to Netflix starting in 2021, the streaming company announced on Monday. The financial terms of the deal, which Netflix struck with distributor Sony Pictures Television, were not disclosed. Nabbing the rights to "Seinfeld" is a big boost for Netflix, which has suffered the losses of two popular licensed shows in "Friends" and "The Office" in recent months. More to come...The-CNN-Wire & 2019 Cable News Network, Inc., a Time Warner Company.
Jerry Seinfeld Shares On-Set Memories Following 'Seinfeld's 30th Anniversary (Exclusive)
"You know, what I remember is I felt really uncomfortable," Seinfeld recalled. Seinfeld also recently received his fourth Emmy nomination for Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee -- this time in the Outstanding Informational Series or Special category. Season 11 of Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee premieres July 19 on Netflix. RELATED CONTENT:Jerry Seinfeld Says It Won't Be Easy for the Academy to Find Another Kevin HartJerry Seinfeld Reveals Whether a 'Seinfeld' Revival Could Happen -- Watch! EXCLUSIVE: Jerry Seinfeld Is Not Interested in a 'Seinfeld' Reboot
Remains Found in Oregon Believed to be 'Seinfeld' Actor Charles Levin
Remains found in a remote area of Oregon are believed to be of missing actor Charles Levin, who played numerous roles on television comedies such as Seinfeld and Night Court. Levin, 70, was reported missing from Grants Pass on July 8 by his son after he hadn't heard from his father for several days, The Oregonian/OregonLive reported. Inside the car, troopers found the remains of Levin's dog. There is a "high probability" the remains are those of Levin, The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety said Sunday. Levin also had roles in movies, including The Golden Child, Annie Hall and This is Spinal Tap.