Madeline Kahn (born Madeline Gail Wolfson; September 29, 1942 - December 3, 1999) was an American actress, comedian, and singer. She was known primarily for her comic roles in Mel Brooks' films such as Young Frankenstein, Blazing Saddles, and High Anxiety.

She died of ovarian cancer on December 3, 1999 at the age of 57.

Selected filmography