Former occupations Mr. Morgan She claimed to be Uncle Leo's nurse, "Paloma", in the episode "The Package", in order to get a cream for a rash after she had been labeled as difficult on her own doctor's chart. Which The Boys Character Is Your Soulmate, Based On Chinese Zodiac Sign? Elaine’s address is 16 West 75th Street, Apartment 2G. In addition to the inevitable “Seinfeld” comparisons, Trump’s clumsy dance outburst spurred a viral TikTok video — because of course it did. In "The Letter," she revealed herself a die-hard Baltimore Orioles fan to the point of wearing an Orioles cap while seated in the owners box at a New York Yankees game. pic.twitter.com/DuDT4IRSAh, Watching Trump's crappy dancing, all I could think of was Elaine on Seinfeld...#TrumpDance pic.twitter.com/9NI1CsORKG, Donald Trump dances almost as bad as he Presidents. And Seinfeld fans love her quirky personality. Elaine's dating life is often treated unfairly but it's true that in all nine seasons of Seinfeld, she doesn't find love. \"The Jacket\" revealed that she had a sister in St. Louis and an uncle who worked in the Texas School Book Depository with Lee Harvey Oswald. California’s November election will feature 12 statewide ballot measures. In "The Dog" (Season Three) she says she has been in New York for 6 years. Stephanie Wittels Wachs lost her brother, TV writer Harris Wittels, to an overdose; producer Jessica Cordova Kramer also lost a brother to addiction. Elaine is always a hilarious person who says what she wants and doesn't act like others do. Whether she's hanging out with Jerry, George (Jason Alexander) and Kramer (Michael Richards) or going on yet another bad date, Elaine is always true to who she is. RELATED: Seinfeld: 10 Hilarious Things Fans Noticed In The Background. Elaine's pseudonym was Susie, after a co-worker mistakenly calls her that. Of course, Trump is not the only politician to bust some dance moves to viral results. In "The Pick" it is revealed that Elaine's sister's name is Gale. (", Once befriended an opposite version of the. From throwing his toupe out a window to the season five episode "The Dinner Party" when George is terrified of Elaine, it's definitely clear that these two don't have a great friendship. Elaine was the only character who worked steady 9 to 5 jobs throughout the show's entire run, working mostly as a writer or editor. In one episode, Elaine repeatedly ends and restarts her relationship with Puddy during the course of an international airplane trip. Actor Jason Alexander thought he would never see anyone dance as badly as “Seinfeld” character Elaine Benes — until he spotted a video of President Donald Trump busting some moves at a rally in Florida. Elaine Benes | Elaine has a much stronger personality than George, and since he can be pretty weak at times, it's no wonder that she can get under his skin so much. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. “Seinfeld” cast members Louis-Dreyfus and Jason Alexander were among several who noticed similarities between the president’s convulsive movements and Elaine’s infamous party dance, which Alexander’s George described on the show as a “full-body dry heave set to music.”, First he stole all of Veep. Christi Carras is an entertainment reporter at the Los Angeles Times. Her father, gruff author Alton Benes (a character based on the novelist Richard Yates and played by Lawrence Tierney), was featured in \"The Jacket\", and a cousin was featured in \"The Wink\". Like Kramer, Elaine was very physical. [Source]. But in the later seasons of Seinfeld, she becomes much more aggressive and seems to stop trying to be nice and friendly. 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Get our revamped Envelope newsletter, sent twice a week, for exclusive awards season coverage, behind-the-scenes insights and columnist Glenn Whipp’s commentary. Elaine also mentions that she has a nephew. Elaine is always socially awkward, and that is something that stays the same about this sitcom character. But in the later seasons of Seinfeld, she becomes much more aggressive and seems to stop trying to be nice and friendly. Ruthie Cohen | She works in publishing for all nine seasons of Seinfeld and near the end of the show, she is an editor at this company, and then she is put in charge when the boss has a breakdown. By the end of the show, she's done pretending. The Stake Out https://t.co/tAeQEK7LPh, “First he stole all of Veep,” Louis-Dreyfus tweeted Sunday, along with side-by-side videos of Trump and herself violently lurching in the “Little Kicks” episode of “Seinfeld.” “Now he’s stealing from Seinfeld. During the first five seasons, she worked at Pendant Publishing, where she served as a copy editor before losing her job at the end of the fifth season when the company went bankrupt (an occurrence for which she was partially responsible). The gallery page for Elaine Benes can be found here. Like Jerry, Elaine's relationships usually ended over shallow, superficial reasons. The White House conversation with Lesley Stahl is leaked unedited before Sunday’s broadcast. Widely shared — and mercilessly mocked — footage of President Trump mechanically jerking his shoulders and pumping his fists to Village People’s “Y.M.C.A.” has many “Seinfeld” fans nostalgic for a certain episode of the hit ’90s sitcom. Although she changed in some ways from the first season, she always gets upset about little things. https://seinfeld.fandom.com/wiki/Elaine_Benes?oldid=28873, Refuses to remove her Baltimore Orioles cap while sitting in, Laughs uncontrollably during a piano recital when Jerry puts a Tweety Bird Pez dispenser on her leg. You may occasionally receive promotional content from the Los Angeles Times. What’s on TV Friday: ‘American Masters’; World Series on Fox, What’s on TV Friday, Oct. 23: “American Masters: Michael Tilson Thomas” on PBS; World Series game 3: The Tampa Bay Rays versus the Dodgers on Fox, Here’s why Billy Porter and Lil Nas X are reading a beloved ‘Sesame Street’ book, Lil Nas X, Olivia Wilde, Billy Porter and Jonathan Van Ness are among celebs participating in the animated special “The Monster at the End of This Story.”, There would be no Stonewall without Black queer activists.