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Stanley Anderson Dies: Spider-Man & Seinfeld Actor Was 78

Stage, film and TV actor Stanley Anderson , known for his role as the judge in the final episode of Seinfeld and as General Slocum in Spider-Man, has died. Anderson passed away June 24, six weeks after being diagnosed with brain cancer, according to a statement from his family. He was 78. Anderson began his professional acting career on the stage, first with the Seattle Repertory Theatre, then the Actors Theatre of Louisville. He went on to spend more than 20 years at   ...Read More... https://deadline.com/2018/06/stanley-anderson-dies-spider-man-seinfeld-actor-78-1202418782/

'Seinfeld' Finale at 20: Hidden Tales From the Vault of a Comedian's Bizarro World

THR gains access to more than 70 hours of previously unreleased interviews with the cast, creator and those involved as the former NBC comedy celebrates 20 years since its series finale.   ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/9Iu2gKpwRrQ/seinfeld-finale-at-20-hidden-tales-vault-a-comedians-bizarro-world-1111377

Making an Argument that “Curb Your Enthusiasm” is as Good as “Seinfeld”

There are a lot of ways in which a person can make the argument that Curb Your Enthusiasm is as good as Seinfeld if not better. One of the biggest arguments is that Curb is on HBO whereas Seinfeld never made it that far. What this means is that Curb could move past the boundaries that Seinfeld never did as far as language, content, and overall subject matter that audiences enjoyed. Essentially they’re both shows about absolutely nothing, meaning that there’s no driving plot and no central idea to the whole thing. But somehow people were attracted to both shows partly because of this and partly because of the characters. Both shows seem to approach life in a very neurotic, apathetic way at times that speaks about a life that is spent bemoaning the moment rather than living in it. There are plenty of positive moments within each show that manage to allow the characters to develop and mature. The only problem is that most of the characters never seem to do that as they continue roll along with the script and remain their same, cynical selves. Curb however gets a little bit more of a nod since the show was able to deal with more humanistic problems and situations that Seinfeld couldn’t thanks to its restrictions. READ MORE...

Jerry Seinfeld Responds to Steve Bannon Profiting From 'Seinfeld'

The comedian also shared an update on friend and former co-star Julia Louis-Dreyfus, who recently revealed she's battling cancer.   ...Read More... http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/uTTRmRY6PRQ/jerry-seinfeld-steve-bannon-trump-julia-louis-dreyfus-comedy-movies-at-new-yorker-festival-2017-1046825

Jerry Seinfeld Admits He "Sometimes" Regrets the Seinfeld Finale

There was a lot of pressure on us at that time to do one big last show, but big is always bad in comedy.   ...Read More... http://www.vulture.com/2017/10/jerry-seinfeld-sometimes-regrets-seinfeld-finale.html?utm_source=nym&utm_medium=f1&utm_campaign=feed-full

Jerry Before Seinfeld Is a Carefully Curated Origin Story

Its the Disneyland version of Seinfelds early years.  ...Read More... //www.vulture.com/2017/09/jerry-before-seinfeld-netflix-review.html?utm_source=nym&utm_medium=f1&utm_campaign=feed-full

Jerry Seinfeld's Netflix Stand-Up Special Drops First Trailer

'Jerry Before Seinfeld' premieres on the streaming service Sept. 19.   ...Read More... //feedproxy.google.com/~r/thr/television/~3/BPWKTCdjjw0/jerry-seinfelds-netflix-stand-up-special-drops-first-trailer-1033488

Bryan Cranston Made Jerry Seinfeld Laugh Once

Back in the '90s, long before he was Breaking Bad 's Walter White, Bryan Cranston was Dr. Tim Whatley on Seinfeld , Jerry's debauched dentist. He appeared in five episodes, including stone-cold classics like the one where George wants him to look at Jon Voight's pencil and the one where Kramer coins  ...Read More...   //www.tvguide.com/news/bryan-cranston-seinfeld-story-talking-chris-hardwick-exclusive/?rss=breakingnews

The Top 5 Characters Who Appeared Only Once on Seinfeld

NBC’s Seinfeld described as " A show about nothing" relied heavily on amazing characters rather than plot, to drive the sitcom. And the show drove to some pretty crazy places, mainly due to the Jerry, Elaine, George and Kramer’s interaction with the wacky people in their New York universe. Some of these characters like Puddy, Newman, J. Peterman and Tim Whatley made several appearances; however there were some interesting guest stars that did a one off character and thus stole the show during their brief appearance. Unfortunately, they were never heard from again. Here are five of the greatest Seinfeld characters who only appeared once. READ MORE...

Jerry Seinfeld Likes All Jokes, Even Ones About the Seinfeld Finale

A very special bonus episode of Good One. ...Read More... //www.vulture.com/2017/05/jerry-seinfeld-comedy-good-one-podcast.html?mid=full-rss-vulture