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  1. TCM Classic Film Fest: Comedy Legend Mel Brooks

    12:11 pm 4/27/2013

    Brooks, 86, speaks with THR's Scott Feinberg about his comedic philosophy, the one subject he will never joke about, his desired legacy and much more. Read more

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  2. Mel Brooks: 'I Was the Quentin Tarantino of My Day' (Video)

    8:00 am 4/23/2013

    In a Q&A with Judd Apatow set to air on SiriusXM's limited-run "Mel Brooks Radio" channel, the comedy legend talks about stirring up controversy with "Blazing Saddles" and "The Producers."Read more

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  3. Mel Brooks: 'Blazing Saddles' Couldn't Be Made Today (Video)

    8:02 am 11/16/2012

    The comedy legend tells Jimmy Kimmel about his run-in with a studio executive and the famous pal he hangs out with on a nightly basis.Read more

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  4. Comic King Mel Brooks to Receive 41st AFI Life Achievement Award

    1:55 am 10/5/2012

    The writer-director of "The Producers" and "Blazing Saddles" will be honored at a gala in June that will be broadcast by TNT and Turner Classic Movies.Read more

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  5. Susan Stroman to Shepherd Woody Allen's 'Bullets Over Broadway' to Stage

    2:00 pm 6/14/2012

    The five-time Tony Award winner will direct and choreograph the Broadway musical adaptation of Allen's 1994 crime comedy about an aspiring playwright mingling with the Mob.Read more

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  6. Mel Brooks, David Lynch Awarded Honorary AFI Degrees

    11:45 pm 6/13/2012

    32 years after the duo collaborated on "The Elephant Man," Brooks and Lynch reunited to offer graduates words of inspiration.Read more

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  7. Mel Brooks, David Lynch to Get Honorary Degrees From AFI

    6:51 pm 5/29/2012

    The two filmmakers will be honored at the American Film Institute's Conservatory commencement.Read more

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  8. John Calley Remembered at Sony Memorial

    8:38 pm 10/19/2011

    Amy Pascal, Warren Beatty, Mel Brooks, Howard Stringer and Dana Delany were among the speakers at the event honoring the late studio head.Read more

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  9. Mel Brooks Tells 'Stories I've Never Told' in Career DVD Collection

    9:58 am 7/8/2011

    The Entertainment Renaissance man is working on a multi-DVD career retrospective due from Shout! Factory in spring 2012.Read more

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  10. VIDEO: The Hollywood Reporter’s Comedy Legends Roundtable (full video)

    3:43 pm 12/16/2010

    Phyllis Diller, Mel Brooks, Tim Conway, Carl Reiner reveal all to Dick Cavett about their fellow comedians and each other at The Hollywood Reporters' 80th anniversary comedy roundtable. Read more

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