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The King of Comedy poster
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.

Director: Martin Scorsese
Writer: Paul D. Zimmerman
Production: N/A
Genre: drama, comedy
Year: 1982
MetaScore: 73/100
ImdbRating: 7.8
BoxOffice: $2,536,242
Released: 18 Dec 1982
Awards: Won 1 BAFTA Award3 wins & 8 nominations total


Rupert Pupkin - Robert De Niro
Jerry Langford - Jerry Lewis
Rita Keane - Diahnne Abbott
Ed Herlihy - Ed Herlihy