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Seinfeld Trivia Quiz Questions and Answers

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Seinfeld Trivia Quiz Questions and Answers

Seinfeld was originally called what?
A: The Seinfeld Chronicles.

Seinfeld is an American TV sitcom that aired for how many seasons on NBC?
A: Nine.

From when to when did the Seinfeld show run?
A: From July 5, 1989, to May 14, 1998.

Who created the Seinfeld show?
A: Larry David and Jerry Seinfeld.

Where was the show predominantly set?
A: In an apartment block in Manhattan's Upper West Side in New York City.

Who does the show feature?
A: A handful of Jerry's friends and acquaintances.

Aside from Jerry, who are the main three characters?
A: George Costanza, Elaine Benes, and Cosmo Kramer.

 

Who plays George Costanza, Jerry's best friend?
A: Jason Alexander.

Who plays the part of Jerry's ex-girlfriend?
A:  Julia Louis-Dreyfus.

Who plays the part of Cosmo, the guy that lives across the hall?
A: Michael Richards.

 What company produced Seinfeld?
A: Castle Rock Entertainment.

In what two seasons did the show lead the Nielsen ratings?
A: Seasons six and nine.

Seinfeld finished among the top two every year from when to when?
A:  1994 to 1998.

In 2002, TV Guide named Seinfeld the what?
A: Greatest television program of all time.

 

In 1997, the episode "The Boyfriend"  was ranked number what  on TV Guide's 100 Greatest Episodes of All Time?
A: 4.

In 2009, "The Contest" was ranked what  on TV Guide's list of TV's Top 100 Episodes of All Time?
A: #1 .

Who named Seinfeld the No. 2 Best Written TV Series of All Time?
A: Writers Guild of America.

Entertainment Weekly named Seinfeld the "what" TV series of all time.?
A: No. 3 best .

The Seinfeld show started out as a 23-minute pilot called what?
A:  The Seinfeld Chronicles.

When did the pilot first air?
A: On July 5, 1989.

Where did the pilot place in its time slot against the CBS police drama Jake and the Fatman?
A: Second.

 

NBC research showed that the show was popular with what audience group?
A: Young male adults, a demographic sought after by advertisers.

Many Seinfeld episodes are based on the writers' what?
A: Real-life experiences.,

George's storyline in the episode, "The Revenge", is based on whose experience at Saturday Night Live.?
A: Larry David's.

"The Smelly Car" storyline is based on whose lawyer friend, who could not get a bad smell out of his car?
A: Peter Mehlman's.

Some of the Seinfeld stories were inspired by what?
A: Headlines and rumors.

Seinfeld became the first television series since what other show to be widely described as postmodern.?
A: Monty Python's Flying Circus .