Proof, if need be, that you can be a multimillionaire and still be a sell-out…not that there's anything wrong with that.
Jerry Seinfeld, who popped back up on the pop-culture landscape last year thanks to an assist from some animated bees and a litigious cookbook writer, is returning to the small screen this fall—but not with a new sitcom.
Instead, the comedian has has stepped up to reboot Microsoft's stodgy image and appear in a new ad campaign for the computer giant.
According to the Wall Street Journal, Seinfeld will appear alongside chairman Bill Gates in the TV spots. For his efforts, the already-loaded comedian will pocket a serious amount of cash, estimated in the neighborhood of $10 million.