American Actor Mel Brooks Bio, Wiki, Age, Career, Family & All Facts


Mel Brooks is a multi talented American actor, director, comedian, writer, producer, and composer. His real name is Melvin Kaminsky. He was born on 28 June 1926 in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A. He was born to parents James and Kate in Williamsburg. Likewise, he has three siblings. In addition, he holds an American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. He follows Jewish religion.

He is a famous personality of 91 years old having an old and slim body. Similarly, has wrinkled white skin, white hair, and light eyes. He was a handsome and attractive hunk at his time.


While talking about his academic career, at first, he attended Abraham Lincoln High School. Later, he graduated from Eastern District High School. Similarly, he joined Brooklyn College as a psychology major and then went to the Army Specialized Training Program.


As mentioned above, he is a multi-talented famous personality in United States. At first, he worked as a corporal in United States Army. Later, he started writing on various comedy movies. He wrote All American, a musical Broadway, which was at peak. It also leads him the victory of two Tony Awards. In addition, he wrote animated series The Critic. Further, he started directing from the movie The Producers, then after he directed several hit movies. Some of them are History of the World Part I, Spaceballs, The Nutt House, Life Stinks, etc.

Moreover, he also appeared and worked in several television series like The 2000 Year Old Man, The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius, Spaceballs: The Animated Series, Mel Brooks and Dick Cavett Together Again, etc. He is a very successful actor, director, comedian and a director and is awarded with various awards such as Academy Award and many Emmy, Grammy and Tony Awards.

Personal Life

He is a married and a divorced man. In 1964, he married an actress Anne Bancroft and had a son together. They lived for four decades together happily. Unfortunately, Anne died in the year of 2005. He also tied a knot with Florence Baum and had three children together. However, their relation did not lasts longer and they divorced each other.

Net Worth

He earned an excellent amount of salary from his successful career. Thus, he has estimated net worth of $100 Million.

  • Full Name: Melvin Kaminsky
  • Date of Birth: 1926 /06 /28
  • Nickname: Bel
  • Birthplace: Brooklyn, New York, U.S.A.
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Nationality: American
  • Religion: Jewish
  • Profession: Actor, writer, producer, director, comedian, and composer
  • Active Year: 1949–present
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Spouse: Florence Baum, Anne Bancroft
  • Children: 4
  • Eye color: Light Brown
  • Hair color: White
  • Build: Slim
  • Education: Brooklyn College
  • Online Presence: Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
  • Horoscope: Cancer
  • Net Worth: $100 Million