The actor and comedian, who won eight Emmys and an Oscar, is also famous for her roles in "Phyllis, "The Last Picture Show" and "Young Frankenstein."
The two actors appeared together in Mel Brooks' "Young Frankenstein."
This past spring saw not one but four solo shows, three of them Broadway vehicles for major star ladies and one unassuming off-Broadway effort with a skinny guy you probably never heard off.
Cloris Leachman is living proof that, like fine wine -- cheese, too? -- age just makes everything a bit more delicious.