Jerome Allen “Jerry” Seinfeld born April 29, 1954 is an American stand up comedian, writer, actor, producer and director. Jerry Seinfeld began his career as a stand-up comedian and was voted the 7th best stand-up comedian of all time by Rolling Stone Magazine.
Though he was a very successful comic, his most famous role was of course playing himself in his groundbreaking sitcom Seinfeld. This was a sitcom about nothing which he created and wrote with Larry David that ran from 1989 to 1997. Seinfeld the show has generated over $3 Billion in syndication making Jerry and Larry David very wealthy. Jerry Seinfeld is also the creator and host of the web series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee which he recently sold to Netflix for $100Million.
He has been married for ten years and he and his wife have three children. Their primary residence is in the Hamptons but have many properties across the US. Perhaps Jerry’s biggest passion though is his car collection, specifically Porsches of which he is one of the largest collectors in the world.
The show about nothing has generated a whole lot of something as Jerry Seinfeld has a net worth in excess of $900 Million