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Jessica and Jerry Seinfeld Marriage Profile


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Jessica and Jerry Seinfeld on January 10, 2010 in Pasadena, California.

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Jerry Seinfeld's bachelor days are long over. He is married and has three children. Here's information about Seinfeld's marriage to Jessica Sklar.


Jerome Allen "Jerry" Seinfeld: April 29, 1954 in Brooklyn, New York.

Jessica Sklar aka Nina Danielle Sklar: September 12, 1971 in Oyster Bay, New York.

How Jessica and Jerry Met:

Jerry and Jessica met at the Reebok Sport Club in 1998. Jerry proposed on November 6, 1999 at the Balthazar bistro in downtown Manhattan.

Wedding Date:

Jessica and Jerry were married on December 25, 1999 in Greenwich Village in New York. They had a small wedding with about 40 guests. George Wallace was Jerry's best man at the double-ring Jewish ceremony which was held in a private penthouse.

According to People.com, Jessica's wedding gown was "a white, spaghetti-strap, empire-waist gown designed by her boss, Tommy Hilfiger ... The groom sported a black tux and bow tie."


Jerry and Jessica have three children.
  • Sascha Seinfeld: Born in 2000.
  • Julian Kal Seinfled: born in 2003.
  • Shepherd Kellen Seinfeld: Born in 2005.


Jerry: Actor, producer, director, writer.

Jessica: Author, public relations executive, founder of a non-profit corporation, Baby Buggy.

Previous Marriages:

Jessica was previously married to Eric Nederlander From June 13, 1998 to 1999. Their marriage only lasted a few weeks before they separated.
"Though Sklar maintains her marriage was over before she and Jerry began their romance, her former husband was livid. "I was manipulated, misled and completely caught off guard by Jessica's infidelity," he told the New York Post on Nov. 9, 1998. "Jerry and Jessica have no respect for decent values. They deserve each other." He promptly filed for divorce."
Source: Tom Gliatto. "Jerry Engaged? Get Out!" People. 11/22/1999.

Quotes About the Marriage of Jessica and Jerry Seinfeld:

Jerry: "We really just love to be together. I think all couples have to learn that when you get married that you're going to have these fights. You think it's going to be perfect and it comes as a huge shock ... Love means commitment. That you accept that it's normal to fight."
Source: Rob Lowman. "Fight Night." DailyNews.com. 2/28/2010.

Jerry: "I hear about people who are married a long time -- that they start to fight and then they start laughing. That's the ultimate point. I look forward to it."
Source: Rob Lowman. "Fight Night." DailyNews.com. 2/28/2010.

Jerry: “I love having a family and kids and the madness, even when it’s horrible, I love it. I didn’t realize how tired of single life I was and how ready I was for married life.”
Source: April MacIntyre. "Jerry Seinfeld and Tom Papa's 'Marriage Ref' scores for NBC." Monstersand Critics.com. 2/28/2010.

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