Remembering some comic moments with Leslie Nielsen... MSNBC report
Remembering Police Squad and those freeze frame endings...
Trailer for the classic 'Forbidden Planet'
Nielson's family connection to silent films: Leslie Nielson got interested in acting from his uncle, Jean Hersholt. Hersholt played in over 70 silent films, including Marcus in the 1924 film GREED. During the Oscars, the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award is given in Hersholt's honor. Hersholt co-founded the Motion Picture Relief Fund. More here.