Seinfeld Scoop: Michael Richards, Jason Alexander Cast in Sitcoms

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What's the deal with Michael Richards and Jason Alexander?!? We have the latest on this pair of Seinfeld alums.

Richards has signed on for his first extended role since a November 2006 rant in which he hurled racial epithets at comedy show attendees.

The man forever best known as Cosmo Kramer will star alongside Kirstie Alley and Rhea Perlman on TV Land's Giant Baby, portraying the limo driver of Alley's Broadway star.

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Alexander, meanwhile, will appear on an upcoming episode of Community Season 4. Details on the role are unknown, but the actor Tweeted yesterday:

“Filming a crazy episode of Community this week. Can’t say much about it, but it’s a fun one.”

We have no doubt. Community (FINALLY!) returns on Thursday, February 7.

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