Mel Brooks and wife Anne Bancroft. In Bancroft met Mel Brooks at a rehearsal for the Perry Como variety show. Bancroft and Brooks married on August at the Manhattan Marriage Bureau near New York City Hall and were together until her death.
Academy Award winning actress Anne Bancroft was born today in Her roles through the years included The Miracle Worker, The Pumpkin Eater, The Graduate and Agnes of God - she was a consummate stage player as well.
Turning Point -- Anne Bancroft, Shirley MacLaine, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Leslie Browne, Tom Skerritt One of the great dance films--I've seen it over and over--Baryshnikov does a pas de deux with Browne from Prokofiev's Romeo & Juliet--dazzling
'I miss her so much... I couldn't get enough of her': Mel Brooks reminisces about late wife Anne Bancroft in touching interview
Still in love: Mel Brooks with his late wife Anne Bancroft, who passed away in Mel born in Brooklyn. Anne born in the Bronx. Anne Bancroft (September 1931 – June She died at the age of 73 of uterine cancer.