Mel Brooks
Mel Brooks is that short, funny Jewish guy who is known to moviegoers as the man behind The Producers (1968), Blazing Saddles (1974) and Young Frankenstein (1974). Throughout the 1950s Brooks wrote comedy for TV star Sid Caesar (Your Show of Shows), and worked with Carl Reiner, his partner in the hugely successful comedy recording, "The 2,000 Year-Old Man" (1960). In the 1960s Brooks became a big star. He won an Oscar for a cartoon short, The Critic (1963), created the hit TV show Get Smart ( More »
Name at Birth: Melvin Kaminsky
Born: June 28, 1926 (Brooklyn, New York)

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Mel Brooks is an American filmmaker, actor, comedian, and composer. He is known as a creator of broad film farces and comedic ...

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Anna Maria Louisa Italiano (September 17, 1931 – June 6, 2005), known professionally as .... In 1961, Bancroft met Mel Brooks at a rehearsal for the Perry Como variety show (Kraft Music Hall). Bancroft and Brooks married on August 5, 1964, at the Manhattan Marriage Bureau near New York City Hall, and remained married ...

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Aug 9, 2017 ... How Anne Bancroft and Mel Brooks Kept the Spark Alive for 41 Years ... The pair got married at New York City Hall on Aug. 5. 1964. "I was a ...

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Among her survivors was her husband of 41 years, Mel Brooks, and her only child, Max ... She and Mel Brooks married at New York City Hall, where a passer- by ...

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Mar 17, 2019- Mel Brooks was born and raised Jewish, and his wife Anne Bancroft was born and raised Catholic.

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Apr 29, 2013 ... I couldn't get enough of her': Mel Brooks reminisces about late wife ... Comedy legend Mel Brooks has revealed he 'could not get enough' of his ...

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Anne Bancroft Bio, Husband Mel Brooks and The Story of How They Met and ... Bancroft and Brooks remained married until 2005 when the former passed on.

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Jun 28, 2016 ... Mel Brooks had married Broadway dancer Florence Baum in 1953 and their three children were all born in New York - daughter Stephanie ...

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Apr 2, 2014 ... Born on June 28, 1926, in Brooklyn, New York, Mel Brooks has directed a ... Brooks and actress Anne Bancroft were married for more than four ...