Mel Brooks turns 94, Dean Richards looks back at his substantial career

Dean Richards' Sunday Morning

Mel Brooks arrives at the screening of “The Producers” at the 2018 TCM Classic Film Festival Opening Night at the TCL Chinese Theatre on Thursday, April 26, 2018, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP)

Mel Brooks turns 94 today. The Brooklyn, New York native is best known for his roles in ‘Spaceballs,’ ‘Blazing Saddles,’ ‘The Producers,’ and many others. Dean Richards takes a look back on his conversation with Brooks from 2001 at the Cadillac Palace Theatre when Brooks was in town for a pre-Broadway tryout. Dean also talks with listeners about their Mel Brooks favorites.

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