Surprising Behind-the-Scenes Facts You Didn’t Know About Seinfeld

No Hugging!

Larry David had some interesting rules for the show’s cast, one of which was “no hugging, no learning.” The creator wanted the actors to avoid any sentimentality behind-the-scenes. He wanted the characters to remain somewhat emotionally stunted, never truly learning from their previous wrongdoings in order to keep the show’s inherent dark humor.