Writer To The Stars

From writing gags for Bob Hope to creating the tragi-comic world of M*A*S*H, Larry Gelbart has kept us laughing for years. Mark Lawson looks back at the long career of one of Hollywood's finest writers, with contributions from Mel Brooks, Barry Levinson and Sid Caesar.

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From writing gags for Bob Hope to creating the tragi-comic world of Mash, Larry Gelbart has kept us laughing for years.

Mark Lawson looks back at the long career of one of Hollywood's finest writers. With contributions from Mel Brooks, Barry Levinson and Sid Caesar.

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