Mel Brooks: Make A Noise

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)