Actor, Writer, Comedian, Producer
Where is he from? Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn.
What’s he done? David, along with Jerry Seinfeld, created the comedy series, Seinfeld. It is one of the most successful shows in the history of television, and widely considered one of the greatest TV shows of all time.
Why is he an icon? David isn’t just responsible for the creation of Seinfeld, he also created the comedy series, Curb Your Enthusiasm. The show is almost completely improvised. The actors improvise the dialogue based on the story outline and direction. The show has received over 30 Primetime Emmy Nominations.
Quote: “When you’re not concerned with succeeding, you can work with complete freedom.”
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