Mel Brooks: Prince of parody, master of mirth
Appreciating a comic genius
Turning 92 years old, Mel Brooks is as young as he's ever been. Known for cult comedy classics 'The Producers,' 'Blazing Saddles,' and 'Young Frankenstein,' among other other laugh-a-minute movies, the nonagenarian is as busy as ever.
The actor, writer, producer, and director is a Oscar, Emmy, Grammy, and Tony-award winning master of mirth, and prince of parody whose films have helped define Hollywood's comedic landscape.
Browse the gallery for a look back at some of the highlights in Brooks's long and hugely successful career.
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