The most popular new present on Netflix is a laugh-track laden sitcom about nothing that aired its final episode in 1998. You guessed it: Seinfeld is making its debut on the streaming platform, confirming its standing as one of the profitable TV sequence ever. Beginning this October, all 180 episodes of the beloved ’90s sitcom (spanning 9 seasons) shall be obtainable to observe on Netflix.
Netflix introduced the transfer with a brief, tongue-in-cheek trailer and a sly press launch that teased “2021’s hottest new present” created by “rising stars Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld.”
“That is the primary time we’ve taken a threat of this nature, going all in on 9 seasons on the bounce,” Netflix co-CEO Ted Sarandos mentioned in a press release quoted by the Los Angeles Occasions.
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— Netflix (@netflix) September 1, 2021
Relaxation assured, there’s nothing new about this present—you’ll nonetheless get the identical antics from Elaine, George, Jerry, and Kramer and all the “adventures” they get themselves into, together with getting misplaced in a parking storage, having heated conversations in Tom’s Restaurant, and usually coping with the ups and downs of residing in New York Metropolis within the ’90s. Even on TV, it appears, some issues by no means change.
It’s additionally a transparent affirmation that creators Seinfeld and David struck gold with their first sequence—an unlikely success story in a troublesome trade. In a joking assertion, Seinfeld downplayed making one of the well-known reveals ever to grace a TV display screen.
“Larry and I are enormously grateful to Netflix for taking this opportunity on us. It takes a whole lot of guts to belief two schmucks who actually had zero expertise in tv after we made this factor,” Seinfeld mentioned. “We actually received carried away, I assume. I didn’t notice we made so lots of them. Hope to recoup god is aware of what number of tens of millions it will need to have taken to do. However value all of the work if individuals prefer it. Loopy mission.”
Whether or not you’re a die-hard Seinfeld fan or haven’t but discovered who the Soup Nazi is, now’s your probability to dive in—all of the episodes shall be obtainable to observe on Netflix on Oct. 1.
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