This week’s issue goes on the set of this most anticipated reunion. Here’s an excerpt from the cover story. The issue hits newsstands tomorrow.
“I gave people no hope whatsoever,” David says of the inevitable reunion question he has been hearing for a decade. “If we had done a real show, it wouldn’t have been as much fun,” he says. “It would’ve been too intense, really, because that particular episode would have to be so good.”
When David approached Seinfeld about a reunion plot on Curb in spring 2008, Seinfeld wasn’t terribly worried about mucking around with the legacy of his beloved nine-season show. “The idea of working with Larry was just too overwhelmingly appealing to me, and [Curb] is such a great show,” he says. “There was a little part of me that said, ‘Do we really want to tamper?’…But to hell with it. How much damage can you really do