Mel Brooks

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Mel Brooks Bio

Who is Mel Brooks

Mel Brooks is Film director, producer and screenwriter from America. He is also an actor, comedian, composer and songwriter. He is remembered as a creator of broad film farces and comic parodies.

Early Life (Childhood)

Melvin James "Mel" Brooks also known as Mel Brooks was born in Brooklyn, New York, United States to James and Kate Kaminsky. He has three older brother.

Interesting Facts

Brooks has the net worth of $85 million dollars. He is one of the highest paid comedian in the world. He now beat Will Ferrell and Ricky Gervais, who has estimated Net Worth is of $80 million dollars each.

Personal Life

Brooks was married to Florence Baum in 1951 and divorce her in 1961. They had three children, Stephanie, Nicky, and Eddie. Brooks was married to Anne Bancroft on August 5,1964. She died from uterine cancer on June 6, 2005. They have a son, Max Brooks, who was born in 1972.


He became successful director in 1970s with major hits. He is winner of Emmy, Grammy and an Oscar Awards as well of Tony Awards.


His movies usually contain many Jewish references and jokes.