Mel Brooks

What Mel Brooks did to the history of Western civilization on records, he did to film genres in movies like "Blazing Saddles, History of the World: Part I, Young Frankenstein, High Anxiety, Silent Movie, Spaceballs "and "Robin Hood: Men in Tights." He received Academy Awards for "The Producers" and the animated short "The Critic." Carl Reiner created the classic TV comedy "The Dick Van Dyke Show", which won 12 Emmy Awards, and also appeared as the intimidating, toupee-topped TV star Alan Brady....See more