By LYNN ELBER, AP Television Writer 18 minutes ago
LOS ANGELES - Albert Brooks` mordant on-screen neuroticism has lifted his films and characters to comedic heights, with "Defending Your Life," "Lost in America" and his Oscar-nominated turn in "Broadcast News" among the prime examples.
But it`s difficult to find evidence of personal torment ...
Ellen DeGeneres became teary-eyed during an episode of her daytime talk show when comedienne Jenny McCarthy told her about her autistic son.
McCarthy, 35, told the host she was taken back when one day her 5-year-old son Evan likened himself to "Finding Nemo" character Dory, an animated fish with a short-term memory loss DeGeneres gave voice to.