“I would love to tell Gene all about this night,” Mel Brooks told the audience at a special Hollywood screening of Young Frankenstein, the film he made in 1974 with the late Gene Wilder. Photo: Reuters

Emotional Mel Brooks remembers Gene Wilder in Young Frankenstein

Director, now 90, can’t hold back the tears as he recalls working with late comic actor on 1974 film. ‘I’ve had a few great memories. But I think making Young Frankenstein is my best year,’ he says

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“I would love to tell Gene all about this night,” Mel Brooks told the audience at a special Hollywood screening of Young Frankenstein, the film he made in 1974 with the late Gene Wilder. Photo: Reuters
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