A classic clip from an interview in 2003 where the comedic genius let a little too loose. Nielsen passed away on November 28th, in 2010 at 84 years old while suffering from pneumonia. Leslie Nielsen is remembered for his deadpan comedy and oblivious characters as well as some of his more serious roles in Forbidden Planet and The Poseidon Adventure.
Nelson was born in Canada and made his acting debut in 1950, appearing in 46 live television programs a year. Nielsen made his film debut in 1956, with supporting roles in several drama, Western, and romance films produced between the 1950's and the 1970's. He appeared in more than 100 films and 1,500 television programs, portraying more than 220 characters. Nielsen received a variety of awards and was inducted into the Canada's Walk of Fame and Hollywood Walk of Fame.