The King of Comedy (1982)

Aspiring comic Rupert Pupkin attempts to achieve success in show business by stalking his idol, a late night talk-show host who craves his own privacy.

Rotten Tomatoes: Certified Fresh 90% / Audience 89%

Rated PG,  1 hr 49 mins

GENRES
Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION
Martin Scorsese
CAST
Robert De Niro  •  Jerry Lewis  •  Diahnne Abbott  •  Sandra Bernhard

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CAST & CHARACTERS
Robert De Niro Rupert Pupkin
Jerry Lewis Jerry Langford
Diahnne Abbott Rita Keane
Sandra Bernhard Masha
Shelley Hack Cathy Long
Catherine Scorsese Rupert's Mom
Ed Herlihy Ed Herlihy
Lou Brown Band leader
Cathy Scorsese Dolores
Loretta Tupper Stage Door Fan
Ralph Monaco Raymond Wirtz
Peter Potulski Stage Door Fan