Instead, she became an actress, took up the ukulele, and bought an Airstream trailer for her and her husband to hang out in—and keep in the yard at their Los Angeles home. About halfway through the next season, an episode required Jerry and Elaine to hang out with Susan, the first time either Seinfeld or Louis-Dreyfus had to work extensively with Swedberg. “Don’t even talk to me,” Alexander snapped. “You’ve driven her to lesbianism. Last year, Jason Alexander spoke about why George Costanza’s fiancée, Susan, was killed off on Seinfeld. We’ve excerpted it below — for more behind-the-scenes stories from Seinfeld, listen to the latest edition of the Vulture TV Podcast with Armstrong. “We’ve got a great arc for George,” he said. Warren Littlefield saw it as “the boldest comedy move I had ever seen,” even though his kids’ pediatrician wouldn’t talk to him afterward. “You know, it’s hard to figure out where to go with what she gives you,” Seinfeld said. “He’s going to get engaged.”. George’s throwaway line that she had seemed to like him inspired producers to bring her back several times as George’s on-again, off-again love interest. Her girl-next-door looks had gotten her onetime guest spots on shows such as Matlock, Grace Under Fire, and Murder, She Wrote. Why would I do something like that? He appeared to concede his “campaign” — where else? From Seinfeldia by Jennifer Armstrong. Now, Susan and George were the closest Seinfeld had ever gotten to a stable couple. — on Twitter. Alexander couldn’t win. DRAMA. One hopes this was as distant as George Costanza could get from his real-life inspiration, Larry David. “Who’s playing George?” Alexander cracked. So in the next take, he’d do something else, and then David would tell him to go back to the original choice. As a coworker on the set, Swedberg was an unassuming professional who caused neither trouble nor spectacle. Watch #JadeFever on Discovery Canada. Rihanna Is in No Rush, Demands Every Vote Be Counted, “Count Every Vote We’ll Wait.”, Fox News Won the 2020 Election Night Ratings Battle, Somehow, Lana Del Rey Managed to Make Election Night About Her. Last year, Jason Alexander spoke about why George Costanza’s fiancée, Susan, was killed off on Seinfeld. And I’m okay with that.”, Leslie Jones Says Waiting for Votes to Be Counted Is Like an STD Test, “I’m feeling like the test is gonna come back my way.”, Politicians Reading Mean Tweets Is the Only Bipartisanship You’ll Find Right Now. He found her comic instincts to be “the complete opposite” of his own. For sure. Friends and loved ones are totally devastated and saddened about the death of their beloved one. THRILLER. You burned her father’s shack down. Claudia and Robin Bunce mine a huge jade claim in the Cassiar Mountains region and employ most of the 25 people in town. “It would have been dishonest to make him upset, and that’s why it’s funny,” David said afterward. Alexander and Heidi Swedberg, who played George’s ex, never worked on the same wavelength. © 2020 Vox Media, LLC. Created by David Gullason, Jeffrey Kinnon. The Worst Brand Tweet of the Election Has Already Come and Gone, “We have removed him forcibly from the building.”, The Foo Fighters to Join Dave Chappelle for Postelection. All rights reserved. Jade Fever is a nephrite jade mining-based Canadian reality TV show from Discovery Channel Canada, produced by Omnifilm Entertainment. Log in or link your magazine subscription, WELP: Guess How Many People Voted for ‘President Kanye’, Steve Kornacki Has at Least Been Forced to Take a Break, Watching CNN on Election Night Felt Like Being Dipped in Boiling Oil, Brooke Smith Answers Every Question We Have About, “I know I’ll forever be the girl in the pit. Yes, we should all be empathetic for what Braunwyn is going through, but it’s no reason that Gina should give her a pass. You’ve practically shit on her, and nobody feels bad for her. A Guide to Conservatorships (and Why Everyone Is Talking About Them). She lost her job at NBC when George kissed her mid-meeting. She announced an album delay, another new album entirely, and … cussed out a fan? Adam Schiff even read one from Donald Trump himself. The show follows glacial deposit placer and hard rock mining efforts in the Cassiar Mountains region and Turnagain River basin of British Columbia, within 100 kilometres of Jade City.Narrated by Martin Strong, the show debuted in April 2015. Why a fuck you, when all they did was let me do whatever I wanted for seven years?”.