Who is Jerry Seinfeld?
He is an actor, comedian, and producer and known for his sitcom Seinfeld. He was born in April 1954. He is married to Jessica. They have 3 children (Sascha, Julian Kal, Shepherd Kellen).
He grew up in Massapequa, New York. He attended Massapequa High School on Long Island. He has a degree in communications and theater from the University of New York.
In 2019 he has a Residency in the Beacon Theatre in New York City. He hosted Saturday Night Live in the 1990s.
How Many Seinfeld Episodes were Made?
A total of 180 episodes were made. It is an American television sitcom that was aired from 1989 to 1998. The show was about Seinfeld, starring as a fictionalized version of himself.
The show was awarded much credit, Such as ‘the best television show of all time’ and ‘most influential sitcoms ever made’.
Start of his Career
Jerome Allen Seinfeld started his career as a stand-up comedy. In May 1981, he made a successful appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson.
He was impressing Carson and the audience. Which lead to frequent appearances on that show. He also appeared on other shows. Including Late Night with David Letterman.
In 2005 Comedy Central named him the “12th Greatest Stand-up Comedian of All Time.”
Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee
His latest talk show is named Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee. In the show, he is joined by friends for a cup of coffee.
They drive in classic cars. Sharing stories all along the way. More than 70 episodes have been made in 10 seasons.
Jerry Seinfeld Net Worth
The actor has an estimated net worth of US$ 950 million. His annual income has been ranging between US$ 50 million and US$ 100 million for more than a decade now.
He was getting US$ 1 million per episode. He is one of the highest-paid comedians.
For the final year of his sitcom, he was offered more than US$ 100 million for 22 shows. In 2017 he earned US$ 69 million, according to Forbes.
He is earning a lot of money with syndication deals. This means that a television program is shown on a different television network than the one that first showed the program.
He earned US$10 million for appearing in 2008 Microsoft advertisements for Windows.