Thursday, June 28, 2007
Born on this day in 1926 - Mel Brooks (Kaminsky), director, actor, producer, writer or in short -- GENIUS. His movies Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein, Silent Movie, High Anxiety and The Producers are comedic gems that can be enjoyed over and over again. In earlier years he was a comedy writer for TV's Your Show of Shows and Get Smart. In recent years he produced the Broadway HIT show The Producers.