Yada Yada Yada: Is Seinfeld Cooking Up A Finale Do-Over?

October 11, 2023 9:15 am in by

Hold on to your coffee cups, Seinfeld fans! A sequel to the iconic sitcom’s divisive finale might just be brewing. The enigmatic Jerry Seinfeld recently sparked excitement during a stand-up gig in Boston, hinting at “something” related to the show’s finale “that hasn’t happened yet”. Larry David, co-creator of Seinfeld, seems to be in on the secret, fuelling speculation about a potential reunion.

The finale, which saw the fab four – Jerry, Elaine, George, and Kramer – end up behind bars, didn’t quite hit the mark for many of the whopping 76 million live viewers. Seinfeld himself expressed regret over the controversial ending in subsequent years.

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Despite its divisive swan song, the sitcom etched itself into the annals of TV history, pulling in legions of dedicated followers. In 2009, it received a pseudo-reboot with the main cast staging a reunion within the universe of David’s HBO comedy, “Curb Your Enthusiasm”. They reprised their roles in a multi-episode arc that culminated in a special episode. Furthermore, Jerry Seinfeld and Jason Alexander (George) briefly stepped back into their roles for a 2014 Super Bowl ad set in the iconic Tom’s Restaurant.

Seinfeld’s teasing has led some fans to speculate whether the hinted-at development might tie into the upcoming 12th season of “Curb Your Enthusiasm”. Whether the sitcom’s finale will finally get a much-craved do-over remains to be seen, but one thing is certain – the excitement is palpable. So, stay tuned, folks! We might just be on the cusp of a Seinfeldian resurgence!