Mel Brooks talks to Conan O’Brien about his Jewish roots

23.10.2013                      19.Cheschwan.5774

Jüdische Welt:

Mel Brooks talks to Conan O'Brien about his Jewish roots

Director tells comedian that growing up, he was sure that only Jews could be funny.

The web series, in which Conan “talks for a long time with interesting people”, is old school in that it is longer than 10 minutes, making it the perfect format for an old-school entertainer like Brooks, whose career spans over a number of decades and includes cultural treasures such as “Get Smart”, “Blazing Saddles”, “The Producers” and so much more….