Comic Relief V (1992)

May 16, 1992 | Comedy, Documentary, Made for TV

Director: Walter C. Miller

Writer(s): Louie Anderson, Jim Carrey, Buz Kohan, Pauly Shore, Robert Townsend, Bruce Vilanch, Keenen Ivory Wayans

Starring: Billy Crystal, Whoopi Goldberg, Robin Williams, Jason Alexander, Louie Anderson, Tom Arnold, Roseanne Barr, Jim Carrey, Bob Einstein, En Vogue (???), Tom Everett Scott, George Foreman, Bobcat Goldthwait, Kadeem Hardison, Allan Havey, Heavy D, Jake Johannsen, Magic Johnson, Robert Klein, Patti LaBelle, Diane Ladd, Spike Lee, Jay Leno, Richard Lewis, LL Cool J, Rose Marie, Larry Mathews, Dennis Miller, Mary Tyler Moore, Rosie Perez, Joe Pesci, Paula Poundstone, Carl Reiner, Don Rickles, Paul Rodriguez, Rita Rudner, Patrice Rushen, Fred Savage, Garry Shandling, Craig Shoemaker, Pauly Shore, Sinbad, Sharon Stone, Robert Townsend, Dick Van Dyke, Luther Vandross, Marsha Warfield, Damon Wayans, Keenen Ivory Wayans, George Wendt, Steven Wright

Synopsis: Since 1986, Comic Relief has inspired people to have a laugh while raising cash to help change lives by using comedy to help raise awareness and funds for the homeless and people in need, particularly in regards to disaster relief. Televised on HBO and founded by comedy writer, producer, and actor, Bob Zmuda, the special features comedians Robin Williams, Billy Crystal, and Whoopi Goldberg as hosts of the event.

Release Date: May 16, 1992 (USA) | Length: 240 min | Genre: Comedy | MPAA Rating: NR

Note: I didn’t find a trailer. Above is a clip from the show.