Huge news for Seinfeld fans – the show will be heading to Hulu very soon in a major new deal!
It is being reported that the streaming service will be paying $180 million for the full series in the first SVOD (subscription video on demand) deal for the show. This works out to $1 million an episode as there were 180 episodes across nine seasons.
The deal is expected to be announced at Hulu’s upfront presentation this Wednesday.
Seinfeld starred Jerry Seinfeld, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Michael Richards, and Jason Alexander. It is considered one of the best television series of all time and the series finale in 1998 was watched by over 76 million people.
ARE YOU EXCITED that Hulu is acquiring the rights to Seinfeld?