1. Today, we remember Leslie Nielsen. Here he is, in a 1993 interview on Fresh Air, talking about the film that catapulted him into comedy: "When I read the [Airplane!] script I knew exactly what they  were after. It was the greatest break of my life, in a sense,  that I ended up working with people who spotted me for being the closet  comedian that I was.” View in High-Res

    Today, we remember Leslie Nielsen. Here he is, in a 1993 interview on Fresh Air, talking about the film that catapulted him into comedy: "When I read the [Airplane!] script I knew exactly what they were after. It was the greatest break of my life, in a sense, that I ended up working with people who spotted me for being the closet comedian that I was.”

  2. shirley

    surely

    leslie nielsen

    fresh air

    terry gross

    1993

    obituary