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Diary of a Young Comic

1979
1h 7m
Comedy
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Cast

Richard Lewis (Billy Goldstein)Gypsy BootsMarvin BravermanBernie BrillsteinDom DeLuiseRichard DimitriMurphy DunneBudd FriedmanSidney GarfieldBryan GordonGeorge JesselRichard KarronStacy KeachLinda Kerridge (Marilyn Monroe double)Michael LernerBill MacyHoward MannRobin Menken

Director

Gary Weis

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Synopsis

A time capsule of the L.A. comedy scene in the 1970s, "Diary of a Young Comic" casts Richard Lewis as a fictionalized version of himself - a young New York comic who comes out to Los Angeles to seek his fame and fortune.

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