The King of Comedy Trailer

The King of Comedy Trailer (1982)

"It's No Laughing Matter." 18 December 1982 Drama, Comedy 109 mins

The King of Comedy is a bitterly evil satire of show business. Rupert Pupkins is obsessed with becoming famous so he aims at kidnapping one of the best in the business, Jerry Langford.

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Robert De Niro

as Rupert Pupkin

Jerry Lewis

as Jerry Langford

Diahnne Abbott

as Rita Keane

Shelley Hack

as Cathy Long

Catherine Scorsese

as Rupert's Mom

Ed Herlihy

as Ed Herlihy

Cathy Scorsese

as Dolores

Ralph Monaco

as Raymond Wirtz

Frederick de Cordova

as Bert Thomas

Ray Dittrich

as Giardello

Richard Dioguardi

as Captain Burke

Edgar Scherick

as Wilson Crockett

Ed Herlihy

as Himself

Lou Brown

as Band Leader

Tony Randall

as Himself


Fred Schuler

Fred Schuler Director of Photography

Cis Corman

Cis Corman Casting

Boris Leven

Boris Leven Production Design

Robbie Robertson

Original Music Composer

International Titles

Re per una notte Trailer

Re per una notte (De Niro) Trailer

International Releases Dates

Germany 04 March 1983

United Kingdom 03 March 1983

Iceland 18 December 1982

United States 18 February 1983

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