Anyway Keith Olbermann moderates a panel with Joel Hodgson (Mystery Science Theater 3000, a certain descendent of Kovacs), Roger Smigel (comedian and writer), George Schlatter (of Laugh-In), and Jolene Brand (Kovacs cast member). Other guests are planned for this panel, titled, It’s Been Real: The Works Of Comic Genius Ernie Kovacs.
The event will include screenings in addition to the panel. Kovacs work has been archived at the Paley Center since the eary 70s.
For more info head to www.paleycenter.org. or to www.erniekovacs.com.