Mel Brooks Recalls the First Time He Met Gene Wilder

The famed actor and director reminisced about his friend Gene Wilder on ‘The Tonight Show’ with Jimmy Fallon.

The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon

Short transcript:

“You know, he was sick. And I knew it. And he was such a dear friend. And I expected it. I expected he would go, but — I don't know, when it happens, it's still tremendous. It's still a big shock, you know? I'm still reeling from that. No more Gene. I can't call him. He was such a wonderful part of my life, you know?”