TITLE

LESLIE NIELSEN

AUTHOR(S)
Zucker, Jerry
PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Time International (Atlantic Edition);12/27/2010, Vol. 176 Issue 26, p99
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article is a tribute to actor Leslie Nielsen, who died in 2010, for his acting skills and comic brilliance.
ACCESSION #
56636778

 

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