LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess) — Comedian Jerry Seinfeld has called out other content creators for biting on his hit “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee.”
In the trailer for the new season of the Netflix show, Seinfeld name checks other shows that have been “influenced” by his series, including “The Late Late Show’s” “Carpool Karaoke,” “Comedians Watching Football with Friends,” and “Clergy in Cars Getting Coffee,” which features priests instead of comedians.
“We are proud that others have taken notice of our style and have been inspired by it. The only comment we would like to make is, ‘If you’re gonna knock us off, get it right,'” Seinfeld says.
To be fair, James Corden’s “Carpool Karaoke” seems to have originated in 2011, in a segment with for Comic Relief with Goerge Michael. Seinfeld’s “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee,” debuted in 2012.
The show’s latest season returns to Netflix on July 19th and will feature Matthew Broderick, Sebastian Maniscalco, Martin Short, Mario Joyner, Melissa Villasenor, Bridget Everett, and Barry Marder.
Check out the trailer here: