April 4th, 2013
Mel Brooks
Film Outtake: The 2000 Year Old Man Revisited

Starting in 1960, Carl Reiner teamed with Mel Brooks as a comedy duo on The Steve Allen Show. Their performances on stage and television included Reiner playing the straight man to Brooks’ 2000 Year Old Man character. Here, Reiner remembers what it was like to work with Brooks.

Mel Brooks: Make a Noise premieres nationally Monday, May 20 on PBS (check local listings)

  • Tony Dial

    Thank you so much for these film shorts of Mr. Mel Brooks he is the best. I remember watching the Steve Allen Show Mr. Allen would have some of the best entertainment, and I was just 12 years old at the time. Thank you!


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