Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee

Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee
White block lettering of the show title, as if written in chalk, over a background of rich brown coffee with swirling milk
GenreTalk show
Comedy
Created byJerry Seinfeld
Directed byJerry Seinfeld
Presented byJerry Seinfeld
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons11
No. of episodes84 (list of episodes)
Production
Executive producerJerry Seinfeld
Running time6–23 minutes
Production companiesSony Pictures Television
Columbus 81 Productions
DistributorSony Pictures Television
Release
Original network
Picture format16:9 HDTV
Original releaseJuly 19, 2012 (2012-07-19) –
present
Chronology
Related showsSeinfeld
External links
Website
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Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee is an American web series talk show directed and hosted by comedian Jerry Seinfeld, distributed for the first nine seasons by digital network Crackle, then moving to Netflix for season ten. The series premiered on July 19, 2012.

Episodes feature Seinfeld introducing a vintage car selected for a guest comedian, followed by a drive to a pre-selected café or restaurant for coffee. Episodes diverge from the format spontaneously, as when Michael Richards implores Seinfeld to take a side street, when Seinfeld returns after coffee with Carl Reiner to join him for dinner with Mel Brooks—to when Seinfeld joins Louis C.K. on his boat or when car trouble arises (in the case of Patton Oswalt and Steve Martin). As of May 2015, the series has been streamed nearly 100 million times.[2]

In January 2017, it was announced that Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee would migrate from Crackle to Netflix starting with the show's tenth season.[3][1] In January 2018, most of the show's previous episodes became available on Netflix (the episode with Jason Alexander in character as George Costanza was not included). The series' eleventh season premiered on July 19, 2019.[4]

  1. ^ a b Andreeva, Nellie (January 17, 2017). ""Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee" Moves To Netflix As Part Of Big Jerry Seinfeld Deal That Includes Specials & Series". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved January 17, 2017.
  2. ^ Itzkoff, Dave (May 27, 2015). "Jerry Seinfeld, Online Force". The New York Times. Retrieved June 1, 2015.
  3. ^ Maglio, Tony (January 17, 2017). "Netflix Nabs "Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee", 2 New Jerry Seinfeld Stand-Up Specials". The Wrap. Retrieved January 17, 2017.
  4. ^ Seinfeld, Jerry. "I love the coffee. ⁣ I love the cars. ⁣ I love the comedians. ⁣ And yes, doing the show with Eddie was really special". Instagram. Retrieved June 18, 2019.