Henry Kaiser was an actor who had a successful Hollywood career. Kaiser's career beginnings included film roles in the Mel Brooks comedy "High Anxiety" (1977) and the comedy "History of the World Part I" (1981) with Mel Brooks. Kaiser was nominated for a Documentary (Feature) Academy Award for "Encounters at the End of the World" in 2008. Kaiser next focused his career on film, appearing in the Mel Brooks comedy "To Be or Not to Be" (1983), the "Spaceballs" (1987) film Mel Brooks and the comedy "Life Stinks" (1991) with Mel Brooks. He also appeared in the Cary Elwes comedy adventure "Robin Hood: Men in Tights" (1993). Later in his career, Kaiser acted in the Leslie Nielsen comedy "Dracula: Dead and Loving It" (1995).