Seinfeld Is Moving Over to Netflix

'Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee' will leave Crackle
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Jan 18, 2017 10:13 AM CST
Seinfeld Is Moving Over to Netflix
Jerry Seinfeld performs at Stand Up For Heroes, presented by the New York Comedy Festival and the Bob Woodruff Foundation, at The Theater at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016, in New York.   (Photo by Greg Allen/Invision/AP)

Jerry Seinfeld is coming to Netflix. His talk series Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, which had been streaming on Sony's Crackle service, will move to Netflix with 24 new episodes starting late this year, Variety reports. Netflix will also get exclusive rights to the first 59 episodes of the show. Seinfeld's deal with Netflix also includes two new stand-up specials. "When I first started thinking about Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee, the entire Netflix business model consisted of mailing out DVDs in envelopes," Seinfeld says in a statement. "I love that we are now joining together, both at very different points." (Seinfeld recently roasted Paul McCartney.)

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