It's Good to Be the King: The Seriously Funny Life of Mel Brooks (Paperback)

It's Good to Be the King: The Seriously Funny Life of Mel Brooks Cover Image
This book is in stock at our warehouse and will be at the Raven within 3-5 Business Days, once they've shipped it to us.


This book traces the extraordinary life and career of Mel Brooks, who has ridden a wave of show business success perhaps unsurpassed by anyone of his generation. Offering many insights into the wacky world of Brooks and his many collaborators, as well as an intimate look into his successful marriage to the brilliant and beautiful actress Anne Bancroft, It's Good to Be the King might just be the most delightful, engaging, and entertaining biography you'll ever read.

About the Author

James Robert Parish, a former entertainment reporter, is the author of numerous books on the entertainment industry, including Fiasco: A History of Hollywood's Iconic Flops, the Hollywood book of Breakups, and the Hollywood Book of Extravagance: The totally Infamous, Mostly Disastrous, and Always Compelling Excesses of American's Film and TV Idols.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780470225264
ISBN-10: 0470225262
Publisher: Wiley
Publication Date: February 1st, 2008
Pages: 325
Language: English