Jerry Lewis will step down from hosting the annual Labor Day weekend Muscular Dystrophy Assn. telethon this year, ending a 45-year run.
Remakes of a trio of the most successful Jerry Lewis comedies from his heyday during the '60s -- "The Bellboy," "Cinderfella" and "The Family Jewels" -- are headed for the bigscreen.
Jerry Lewis will helm a new legit tuner adaptation of "The Nutty Professor," aiming to land on Broadway during the 2010-11 season.
In his first leading role in more than 25 years, Jerry Lewis is set to star in indie drama "Max Rose" for Lightstream Pictures.
Jerry Lewis will receive the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award at the 81st Academy Awards.
Tuesday p.m. update: Jerry Lewis has issued an apology for using a foul slur on air Monday during the waning hours of his annual MDA telethon: "I obviously made a bad choice of words. Everyone who…