Produced 4 "2000-Year-Old-Man" albums, one other comedy album, a stand-up video, and released nine film soundtracks.
4 Print Biographies |
18 Interviews |
10 Articles |
5 Pictorials |
6 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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[on Richard Pryor
in Blazing Saddles
(1974)] I knew how bright he was. I hired him because I was going to do a lot of black jokes. I said, 'I'm not going to take the heat for these. I want somebody there to give me the okay, see if I cross the line, what's in good taste, what's in bad taste.' Strangely enough, Pryor wrote very little of the black stuff. I wound up doing that.
The stage musical adaptation of Brooks' hit 1974 film, Young Frankenstein
(1974), opens to rave reviews in Seattle.
Frequently has a bust of his head on the poster of video/DVD cover of his movies.