Harvey Korman

1927 - 2008

Harvey Korman was a lanky, popular TV comedy veteran with a flair for broad comic characterizations, who shone for a decade as leading man and second banana par excellence on The Carol Burnett Show (1967) but failed to find much success in his own projects.Harvey Herschel Korman was born in Chicago, Illinois, to Ellen (Blecher) and Cyril Raymond Korman, a salesman. His parents, both immigrants, were from Russian Jewish families. A persistent TV presence since the early 1960s, Korman's first big break was a stint as a featured performer on The Danny Kaye Show (1963), a lively musical variety series. Here Korman began working in the format which he would soon master--providing sturdy support to a multi-talented star in a wide variety of comedy sketches. Boasting large, expressive features and a wonderfully mutable voice, Korman could play a wide assortment of characters. Perhaps his first classic characterization was provided for The Flintstones (1960) wherein he was the distinctively sn

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History of the World: Part I

Yıl: 1981 | IMDB: 0082517

Ülke: USA
Aka: History of the World: Part II, Hitler on Ice, Jews in Space, Mel Brooks' History of the World: Part 1, The Bible, The Dawn of Man, The French Revolution, The Future, The Last Supper, The Roman Empire, The Spanish Inquisition, The Stone Age, The Ten Commandments
Tür: Komedi
Yönetmen: Mel Brooks,
Oyuncular: Mel Brooks, Dom DeLuise, Madeline Kahn, Harvey Korman, Cloris Leachman, Ron Carey, Gregory Hines, Pamela Stephenson, Shecky Greene, Sid Caesar, Mary-Margaret Humes, Orson Welles, Rudy De Luca, Leigh French, Richard Karron,