Latest Jerry Seinfeld News

No punch line: Chicago comic Maniscalco announces Bears pick

Apr. 30, 2022 03:09 AM EDT

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Sebastian Maniscalco got the chance to be onstage at the NFL draft and, along with former Bears star running back Matt Forte, announce the team's second-round selection Friday night. The Chicago-based comedian, who is appearing in Las Vegas this weekend and during...

Today in History: April 29, Dachau is liberated

Apr. 29, 2022 00:07 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Friday, April 29, the 119th day of 2022. There are 246 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On April 29, 1946, 28 former Japanese officials went on trial in Tokyo as war criminals; seven ended up being...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 24-30

Apr. 18, 2022 09:19 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of April 24-30: April 24: Actor Shirley MacLaine is 88. Actor-singer-director Barbra Streisand is 80. Country singer Richard Sterban of the Oak Ridge Boys is 79. Drummer Doug Clifford (Creedence Clearwater Revival) is 77. Singer Ann Peebles is 75....

Liz Sheridan, Jerry's doting mom on 'Seinfeld,' dies at 93

Apr. 15, 2022 19:15 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Liz Sheridan, who played doting mom to Jerry Seinfeld on his hit sitcom, died early Friday. She was 93. Sheridan died in her sleep from natural causes, five days after her April 10 birthday, said Amanda Hendon, her longtime representative and friend. She did not...

Gilbert Gottfried, actor and comic's comic, dies at 67

Apr. 12, 2022 19:09 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Gilbert Gottfried, the actor and legendary standup comic known for his raw, scorched voice and crude jokes, has died. He was 67. Gottfried died from a rare genetic muscle disease that can trigger a dangerously abnormal heartbeat, his publicist and longtime friend...

Duke's Coach K turns focus to next steps after UNC loss

Mar. 06, 2022 00:39 AM EST

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Mike Krzyzewski's final home game at Duke had just ended in an unexpected defeat to the Blue Devils' fiercest rival. The time had come for the school to hold its postgame on-court ceremony in Krzyzewski's honor. Only, the retiring Hall of Famer was still...

Rival UNC upsets No. 4 Duke in Coach K's Cameron farewell

Mar. 05, 2022 23:20 PM EST

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina ignored all the attention surrounding the final home game for retiring Hall of Fame coach Mike Krzyzewski, as well as the fourth-ranked Duke's emotionally charged, rowdier-than-usual crowd. Instead, the rival Tar Heels walked into Cameron Indoor...