I work out at the YMCA. This past month, I’ve noticed a weird new trend. I keep seeing more and more guys, mostly high schoolers, sporting Shirley Temple hairdos. 148 more words
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One of America’s great comics for the past 60 years, the maker of films Blazing Saddles and The Producers talks about why he can’t take the president seriously – and the White House sidekicks that are no laughing matter… 17 more words
Verses 25-26: “He called them together with the workers of similar occupation, and said: “Men, you know that we have our prosperity by this trade. Moreover you see and hear that not only at Ephesus, but throughout almost all Asia, this Paul has persuaded and turned away many people, saying that they are not gods which are made with hands.” 305 more words
Today it has been announced that a musical production of Mel Brooks’ Young Frankenstein will open for previews at the Garrick Theatre from the 28th September. 271 more words
Legendary comedy director Mel Brooks is to become the latest recipient of the Bafta Fellowship at the awards on Sunday night.
The 90-year-old filmmaker is getting the honour in recognition of an ‘outstanding and exceptional contribution to film’ – which in Mel’s case means honouring a career which began in the 1960s and has spanned six decades. 352 more words
Mel Brooks has been named this year’s recipient of the British Academy of Film and Television Arts’ Fellowship, it was announced Wednesday. The actor, director and producer will receive the award from Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, who serves as president of BAFTA, at the British Academy Film Awards, which take place at London’s Royal Albert Hall on Sunday. 211 more words