Carl Reiner

Reiner in 1960 Carl Reiner (March 20, 1922 – June 29, 2020) was an American actor, stand-up comedian, director, screenwriter, and author whose career spanned seven decades. He was the recipient of many awards and honors, including 11 Primetime Emmy Awards, a Grammy Award, and the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. He was inducted into the Television Hall of Fame in 1999.

During the early years of television comedy from 1950 to 1957, he acted on and contributed sketch material for ''Your Show of Shows'' and ''Caesar's Hour'', starring Sid Caesar, writing alongside Mel Brooks, Neil Simon, and Woody Allen. Reiner teamed up with Brooks and together they released several iconic comedy albums beginning with ''2000 Years with Carl Reiner and Mel Brooks'' (1960). Reiner was also the creator of ''The Dick Van Dyke Show'', which ran from 1961 to 1966 and which Reiner also produced and acted in.

Reiner formed a comedy duo with Brooks in "The 2000 Year Old Man" and acted in such films as ''It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World'' (1963), ''The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming'' (1966), and the ''Ocean's'' film series (2001–2007). Reiner directed such comedies as ''Enter Laughing'' (1966), ''Where's Poppa?'' (1970), and ''Oh, God!'' (1977). Reiner had a successful collaboration with Steve Martin, directing some of his most successful films, including ''The Jerk'' (1979), ''Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid'' (1982), ''The Man with Two Brains'' (1983), and ''All of Me'' (1984).

Reiner wrote more than two dozen books, mostly in his later years. He is the father of actor-director Rob Reiner, author Annie Reiner, and artist Lucas Reiner and the grandfather of Tracy Reiner. Provided by Wikipedia
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    All kinds of love / by Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020

    Published 1993
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    Enter laughing. by Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020

    Published 1958
    Book
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    My anecdotal life : a memoir / by Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020

    Published 2003
    Book
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    Continue laughing / by Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020

    Published 1995
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    How Paul Robeson saved my life and other mostly happy stories / by Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020

    Published 1999
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    Something different : a comedy in two acts. by Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020

    Published 1967
    Book
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    NNNNN : a novel / by Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020

    Published 2006
    Book
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    Continue laughing / by Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020

    Published 1995
    Book
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    Something different : an entertainment / by Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020

    Published 1967
    Book
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    Tell me a silly story / by Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020

    Published 2010
    CD Book
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    All kinds of love / by Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020

    Published 1993
    Book
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    The 2000 year old man in the year 2000, the book : Including How to Not Die and Other Good Tips. by Brooks, Mel

    Published 1997
    Other Authors: “…Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020…”
    Book
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    The 2000 year old man / by Brooks, Mel, 1926-

    Published 1981
    Other Authors: “…Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020…”
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    The 2000 year old man / by Brooks, Mel, 1926-

    Published 1981
    Other Authors: “…Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020…”
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    The 2,000 year old man in the year 2,000 : the book / by Brooks, Mel, 1926-

    Published 1997
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    Bert Rigby, you're a fool! /

    Published 1988
    Other Authors: “…Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020…”
    Manuscript Book
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    Enter laughing : a comedy in two acts / by Stein, Joseph

    Published 1963
    Other Authors: “…Reiner, Carl, 1922-2020…”
    Book
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