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Jerry Lewis

  1. 7 of the Most Confusing Twists in Comedy HistoryThere’s no shortage of confusing behavior going on in the entertainment industry. At this stage, the job description for becoming a celebrity […]
  2. Jerry Lewis ‘Intentionally’ Left All Six Kids From First Marriage Out of Will“… they shall receive no benefits hereunder.”
  3. Jerry Lewis, America’s Polarizing Clown PrinceA look back at the life and work of a man who was monstrous — and brilliant.
  4. RIP Jerry LewisNot long after the comedy world lost a legend and pioneer when Dick Gregory passed away over the weekend, it lost another star. Yesterday it […]
  5. obits
    Comedy Legend Jerry Lewis Dead at 91His family confirmed the news.
  6. The Best of Don Rickles’s Roast Jokes▶️ “I tell you out there, America, our governor is dumb!”
  7. candy
    Jerry Lewis Gave an Interview Full of Monosyllabic Answers and It’s a DelightThe famed comedian’s reticence was on brand.
  8. lost and found
    Part of Jerry Lewis’s Lost Film Appears OnlineFew people have ever seen the movie in full.
  9. lost and found
    Jerry Lewis’s Infamous Lost Holocaust Clown Film May Finally Be FoundThe Library of Congress has acquired the only known print of Lewis’s notoriously unseen The Day the Clown Died.
  10. Jerry Lewis Gave ‘The Day the Clown Cried’ to the Library of CongressOver fifty years after it was made, one of Jerry Lewis’s biggest regrets will finally be headed to theaters. According to the LA Times, Lewis […]
  11. excerpt
    Patton Oswalt on Lewis’s Holocaust Clown FilmAn excerpt from his upcoming book, Silver Screen Fiend.
  12. Here Are Two Clips from Jerry Lewis’s ‘The Day the Clown Cried’ Back in August, a YouTube user uploaded some rare behind-the-scenes footage from Jerry Lewis’s unreleased 1972 film The Day the Clown Cried in […]
  13. Watch Rare Footage from Jerry Lewis’s ‘The Day the Clown Cried’ Here’s some rare “making of” footage from The Day the Clown Cried, the Jerry Lewis-directed 1972 movie in which he starred as a clown in a […]
  14. found footage
    Footage Emerges From Jerry Lewis’s Lost Holocaust Clown FilmThe infamous Day the Clown Cried.
  15. tribeca film festival
    There Is Still No Love Lost Between Sandra Bernhard and Jerry LewisAt Tribeca, the two King of Comedy stars go at each other.
  16. Technically Funny: Trailblazing Comedians Whose Technical Innovations […]They say necessity is the mother of invention. That may true, but let’s not forget the three headed monster-father of vanity, greed, and […]
  17. Jerry Lewis Is Making a ‘Nutty Professor’ MusicalThe New York Times has a story about Jerry Lewis, at 86, directing a musical adaptation of The Nutty Professor in Nashville. Sadly, he is […]
  18. We Laugh So We Don’t Cry: The Humor in Holocaust FilmsThe Holocaust is no laughing matter. Not only an immense and terrible tragedy, the Holocaust is also an extremely well-recorded tragedy. Many […]
  19. tv
    Rosie O’Donnell and Jerry Lewis Talk Razor Blades, Has-Beens at TCA“The Schick Intuition Razor is the best thing that’s happened to women since the Tampax multi-pack.”
  20. jerry lewis
    Jerry Lewis Is Done Hosting the MDA TelethonThe French will be so sad.
  21. the industry
    Amy Adams a Lover and a FighterPlus: Jason Lee hops on ‘Dicks.’
  22. broadwaypocalypse
    The Nutty Professor Is Coming to BroadwayFortunately, there’s no word yet on ‘Norbit: The Musical.’
  23. quote machine
    Upcoming Beastie Boys Album Sounds Better Than Their Last One, at Least’Quantum of Solace’ director: ‘I was like, ‘Quantum of Solace,’ what’s that about?’
  24. vulture lists
    15 Most Dynamic Duos in Pop Culture HistoryWho are the best buddies of all time — in movies, literature, TV, and music?