We all knew it had to happen but wished it wouldn’t. The great Abe Vigoda has actually passed on at age 94, after years of his continued existence being the punchline of one of the great cosmic jokes. In recent year’s Vigoda made a few public appearances as part of Drew Friedman’s study of great […]
Just in case you can’t enough of a smiling Abe Vigoda, there’s a really nice Flickr set of the Old Jewish Comedians opening up at the Society of Illustrators page. With lots of old Jewish comedians and some great shots of the exhibit itself.
It is not every day you see Fantagraphics associate publisher Eric Reynolds and legend Abe Vigoda in the same place (as seen on Reynolds’ FB page.). But it happened last night at the Society of Illustrators opening for Drew Friedman’s Old Jewish Comedians show. Also in attendance: Gilbert Gottfried, Paul Shaffer, Robert Klein and JAY […]