Carl Reiner

Comedy legend Carl Reiner passed away June 29, 2020 at the age of 98. His early career in comedy was as a writer and actor on Sid Caesar's televison programs Your Show of Shows and Caesar's Hour. He later created, wrote, co-stared and directed the crititcally acclaimed The Dick Van Dyke Show. But Reiner is perhaps is best known for his comedy routine The 2000 Year Old Man with lifelong friend Mel Brooks. Reiner also worked in film, directing Steve Martin in comedy classics such as The Jerk, The Man With Two Brains, and All of Me. Below you can check out more movies directed or starring Mr. Reiner and some fiction and nonfiction that he wrote as well. And watch Carl Reiner's brief but spectacular take on Carl Reiner.

 

The 2000 Year Old Man in the Year 2000 by Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner

2000

 

Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid

Dead Men don't wear Plaid

 

NNNNN: A Novel

nnnnn: a novel

 

If You're Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast

If you're not in the obit, eat breakfast

 

Ocean's Eleven

ocean's eleven

 

The Last Laugh

the last laugh

Oh, God!

Oh God

 

 

Carl Reiner on being a comedian and Mel Brooks’ best friend