The secret of seinfeld's humor: the significance of the insignificant, an article written by jorge gracia briefly outlines what the author believes to be the origin of the humour with which the popular television show seinfeld achieved such broad based success. Larry david pulled off the rare successful second act in television comedycurb your enthusiasm's almost as hilarious as seinfeld, and thanks to hbo's more laid back production schedules, it. This anti-interview comedy show is in no way a place to get serious and talk about the issues outside of comedy and show business seinfeld has created a wonderful escape from all of that. Jerry before seinfeld is a hybrid between a live comedy performance and an autobiographical documentary, framed around seinfeld onstage at the intimate comic strip live — the manhattan club.
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Seinfeld is the exact opposite of this season eight and nine are the post-larry david years and they are very divisive to seinfeld fans many fans believe that the core of the show was forever altered in those years and that with the central larry david vision being gone, the show slipped out of a realistic, character based world and into a more surreal fantasy-land anything for a laugh became the goal. Jerry seinfeld overview since his first appearance on the tonight show in 1981, comic mastermind jerry seinfeld has become an entertainment icon, the co-creator of seinfeld - arguably the most successful comedy series in the history of television - and one of the most distinctive stand-up performers in the world. Jason alexander, actor: seinfeld jason greenspan adopted the stage name jason alexander while still in high school in new jersey he was soon appearing in broadway plays and movies, then in the hit tv series, seinfeld (1989), from 1990 to 1998.