All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Mark Twain’

Carol Burnett Awarded Prize for American Comedy

Carol Burnett received the 16th annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor on Sunday evening at the Kennedy Center in D.C. Carol Burnett is seen as a role model to comedians past and present, such as Tina Fey, after she paved the way for women in comedy. Determined, The Carol Burnett Show ran from 1967–1978, with 11 seasons, 278 episodes …

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Watch Val Kilmer Transform Into Mark Twain

Val Kilmer is playing Mark Twain in the upcoming film “Mark Twain And Mary Baker Eddy”, and the role requires quite a bit of makeup. Luckily for us, he posted photos of the entire transformation on Twitter, and the results are mind-blowing. For those of us who have always wanted to attend Tom Savini’s school for makeup effects, it’s pretty …

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Mark Twain Google Doodle Celebrates Tom Sawyer’s Fence

Today Google is honoring the great American humorist, Samuel Langhorne Clemens, with a panoramic Google Doodle that references one of the early scenes from one of his classic stories. Better known as Mark Twain, the legendary writer is celebrated in classrooms everywhere as one of the most important figures in American literature. It’s odd to find a kid in America …

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