Celebrating the Life, Career of Mike Nichols

The famed director passed away at 83 years old.
1:50 | 11/20/14

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Back now with our special tribute to our dear friend, Mike Nichols. He passed away overnight. Our thoughts are with Diane and the family. He made us laugh. He was part of a famous comedy duo with Elaine may. Remember this? Take a look at one of their most memorable sketches. Amy talking to you as one human being to another. Forget that you're an operator. I'm a supervisor. A supervisor. Bell telephone has stolen my dime. That's what it comes down to. And Mr. -- The telephone didn't steal your dime. Now you know. Bell telephone doesn't need your dime. Bell telephone gets millions of dimes every day, they wouldn't steal yours. They stole my dime. I insist on it. Well, sir, bell telephone, your dime, we'll be happy to return it to you. It's really important. Thank you very much. What is your name and address? That was so classic. I have so many fond memories. First time mom met Mike, and she thought he was delightful and went back home to Mississippi. I met Mike, Diane's husband, that was Mike nick cools. He's just delightful. So humble. Despite all of it. Exactly. She soon caught up. He was just -- regale you with story after story after story. Full of joy. ? There's the song playing again. And you don't realize all that he was involved with for generations and generations. Real pioneer. All right. We'll be right back.

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