Ten of America's brightest comedians talk about how they got into comedy, their early experiences, other comedians who have influenced them, even their parents' reactions to their choice of career. There are round-table segments with Paul Reiser, Bill Maher, Carol Liefer, Larry Miller and George Wallace, trading stories about their experiences on the comedy circuit, dealing with tough crowds and hecklers, and how they got their big break.
Milton Berle - Known as "Mr. Television," this vaudeville child star became everyone's "Uncle Miltie." Guests on this live episode include Dean Martin, Jerry Lewis, Jan Murray and Phil Silvers.Betty White - Lovable Emmy(R) winner from The Golden Girls and the Mary Tyler Moore Show. The parade of people on hand to honor Betty includes her co-stars, producers and friends.