Tuesday 26 September 2017

Mel Brooks gets Hollywood star

Mel Brooks has a new star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles
Mel Brooks has a new star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles

Nobody could say people walk all over Mel Brooks - until now.

The comedian, actor and producer who gave the world Blazing Saddles, Young Frankenstein and The Producers has now got a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Brooks received the 2,406th star during a ceremony in front of the Egyptian Theatre. His son, Max, and friend, Carl Reiner, attended.

Brooks, who is 83, has won Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony awards.

He is now working on a musical version of Blazing Saddles.

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