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    Posted on Apr 22, 2018

    Just A Bunch Of Fun Facts About “Seinfeld” Most Fans Have No Idea About

    "So, what's the deal with Seinfeld?"

    1. Michael Richards is a certified diver and performed his underwater stunt in "The Friar's Club" epsiode perfectly in two takes.

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    2. Julia Dreyfus was pregnant while filming the hilarious fight scene with Jerry in "The Fix-Up" episode.

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    3. Larry David wrote an episode that focused on Elaine buying a gun, but it was vetoed by the cast.

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    4. Elaine's father, Lawrence Tierney, was supposed to have a reoccurring role on the show, but he scared everyone after he stole a knife from the set of Jerry's kitchen.

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    5. The Soup Nazi episode was based on a real-life restaurant owner who was extremely pissed when he first met Jerry Seinfeld, he yelled, "You fucking asshole!" to him.

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    6. The music composer Jonathan Wolff made a different song for each episode.

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    7. George's monologue at the end of "The Marine Biologist" wasn't rehearsed because it was written the day before filming. Jason Alexander ended up nailing it in one take.

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    8. Larry David was pissed about Seinfeld being rescheduled to Thursday nights to replace Cheers, because he didn't wanted to be Cheers' little brother.

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    9. Jerry doesn't regret naming the show after himself especially because he couldn't think of another title.

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    10. The New Yorker actually wrote an article about the comic Elaine made for The New Yorker.

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    11. The character Jackie Chiles is based on Johnnie Cochran, and the actor who played Jackie knew Johnnie since he was a kid.

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    12. Jerry started a snowball fight with the production staff that lasted for 25 minutes after filming "The Rye" episode.

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    13. The name of Elaine's high school boyfriend in "The Caddy" was actually named after a guy Julia Louis-Dreyfus dated in high school, who also reached out when the show aired.

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    14. Sarah Silverman told Michael Richards, "I don't give a shit about your stupid house." before filming their scene at Monk's Diner. They became friends after that.

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    15. Jerry Seinfeld and Larry David came up with the idea for Seinfeld while having a conversation about different products at a grocery store.

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    16. Frank Costanza's "This guy...this is not my kind of guy," line was lifted from the infamous Buddy Rich Tapes.

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    17. Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Larry David both worked for Saturday Night Live, Julia as an actor and Larry as a writer.

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    18. Elizabeth Sheridan once dated James Dean, she speaks about it in her book "Dizzy & Jimmy: My Life with James Dean: A Love Story."

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    19. And finally, Jerry really wanted to end Seinfeld because, "Ten seasons seemed so much longer than nine."

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