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Carl Reiner

 
Date of Birth: March 20, 1922
Date of Death: June 29, 2020 (98)

Birth Place: Bronx, NY, USA

Bio:
Carl Reiner was an actor, comedian, director, screenwriter, and author. (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1950
Dr. Walsh
Charlie
Dr. Hiram Flick
Director
Navy
"What a Delightful Day" Introduction
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1948
Performer
1st Pollster
Another Diner
Ensemble in New Mexico
Frederic Chopin
Judge
Man
Minister
Prof. Poultergeist

Productions

 
[Broadway, 1980]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1972]
Director
 
[Broadway, 1967]
Director

Writing

Playwright
Source Material

Photos

Dick Van Dyke, Debbie Reynolds and Carl Reiner Photo

Dick Van Dyke, Debbie Reynolds and Carl Reiner

From: 
Date:
04/03/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1950
Dr. Walsh

Charlie

Dr. Hiram Flick

Director

Navy

"What a Delightful Day" Introduction

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1948
Performer

1st Pollster

Another Diner

Ensemble in New Mexico

Frederic Chopin

Judge

Man

Minister

Prof. Poultergeist

Productions

[Broadway, 1980]
Director

[Broadway, 1972]
Director

[Broadway, 1967]
Director

Writing
Playwright
Source Material

Carl Reiner Biography

Carl Reiner was an actor, comedian, director, screenwriter, and author.




Carl Reiner News

The Hollywood Museum to Present an Industry Moms Mother's Day Exhibit Photo The Hollywood Museum to Present an Industry Moms Mother's Day Exhibit
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 23, 2022

“For most, our mother is your first friend, your best friend, your forever friend.  Our mother’s love is unconditional and only grows stronger over a lifetime,” says Donelle Dadigan (Founder/President of the Hollywood Museum).

'The Woods Hole Film Festival Presents' Announced at Cotuit Photo 'The Woods Hole Film Festival Presents' Announced at Cotuit
by Stephi Wild - Mar 17, 2022

Cotuit Center for the Arts has announced that the Woods Hole Film Festival will present a three-night series of film screenings on April 14, 15, & 16 at 7:00pm, in the Center’s main performance space.

Dick Cavett to Receive WGAE's Evelyn F. Burkey Award at 2022 Writers Guild Awards Photo Dick Cavett to Receive WGAE's Evelyn F. Burkey Award at 2022 Writers Guild Awards
by Michael Major - Mar 14, 2022

In 1966, Cavett wrote and hosted the special, WHERE IT’S AT, produced by Bud Yorkin and Norman Lear. In 1968, Cavett was hired by ABC to host THIS MORNING, which was renamed THE DICK CAVETT SHOW and moved to prime time and then to late night, where it ran opposite THE TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JOHNNY CARSON.

Audiences Are Raving After Opening Weekend Of Centenary Stage Company's Production Of Photo Audiences Are Raving After Opening Weekend Of Centenary Stage Company's Production Of METEOR SHOWER
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 23, 2022

Centenary Stage Company's production of Meteor Shower by Steve Martin opened this past weekend, and audiences are raving. Performances will run through March 6 in the Sitnik Theatre of the Lackland Performing Arts Center at 715 Grand Avenue, Hackettstown, NJ on the campus of Centenary University.

Centenary Stage Company Presents METEOR SHOWER By Steve Martin Photo Centenary Stage Company Presents METEOR SHOWER By Steve Martin
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 14, 2022

Centenary Stage Company's production of Meteor Shower by Steve Martin opens February 18 at 8:00 pm. Performances will run through March 6 in the Sitnik Theatre of the Lackland Performing Arts Center.

Tickets On Sale Now For Centenary Stage Company's Production Of METEOR SHOWER By Stev Photo Tickets On Sale Now For Centenary Stage Company's Production Of METEOR SHOWER By Steve Martin
by A.A. Cristi - Feb 7, 2022

Centenary Stage Company is selling tickets now for their upcoming production of Meteor Shower by Steve Martin. Performances will take place February 18 through March 6 in the Sitnik Theatre of the Lackland Performing Arts Center at 715 Grand Avenue, Hackettstown, NJ on the campus of Centenary University.

Centenary Stage Company Announces Cast For Upcoming Production Of Steve Martin's METE Photo Centenary Stage Company Announces Cast For Upcoming Production Of Steve Martin's METEOR SHOWER
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 28, 2022

Centenary Stage Company has cast their production of Meteor Shower by Steve Martin, and tickets are on-sale now. Performances will take place February 18 through March 6 in the Sitnik Theatre of the Lackland Performing Arts Center at 715 Grand Avenue, Hackettstown, NJ on the campus of Centenary University.

Tickets On Sale for Tom Papa at The Sheldon Concert Hall Photo Tickets On Sale for Tom Papa at The Sheldon Concert Hall
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jan 3, 2022

Steve Litman Presents comedian Tom Papa live on stage Friday, January 28, 2022 at The Sheldon Concert Hall. Show time is 8 p.m.

25 Theatre Books for Your Fall Reading List Photo 25 Theatre Books for Your Fall Reading List
by Team BWW - Nov 6, 2021

Fall has arrived and chilly weather means lots of time to snuggle under your favorite blanket with a great book. You're in luck, because this year, Broadway's best have put pen to paper to turn out theatre page-turners of every kind.

Mel Brooks to Write & Executive Produce HISTORY OF THE WORLD PART II Variety Series f Photo Mel Brooks to Write & Executive Produce HISTORY OF THE WORLD PART II Variety Series for Hulu
by Michael Major - Oct 18, 2021

A sequel to the original 1981 film, the second installation will also include Brooks will be joined by Nick Kroll, Wanda Sykes, Ike Barinholtz, David Stassen and Kevin Salter as writers.

Carl Reiner Videos

VIDEO: Billy Crystal Talks About His Relationship With Carl Reiner on THE LATE SHOW W VideoVIDEO: Billy Crystal Talks About His Relationship With Carl Reiner on THE LATE SHOW WITH STEPHEN COLBERT
by Stage Tube - Jan 28, 2021

Billy Crystal shares some stories from his decades in showbiz, and paints loving portraits of his heroes like Jack Lemmon, Sid Caesar and especially Carl Reiner, who made him want to become a comedian. Don't miss Billy's remarkable performance in the new film, 'Standing Up, Falling Down.'

VIDEO: Watch a New Trailer for MEL BROOKS: UNWRAPPED VideoVIDEO: Watch a New Trailer for MEL BROOKS: UNWRAPPED
by Stage Tube - Nov 25, 2019

A look back at comedy icon Mel Brooks' legendary career in film and television, debuts December 13 on HBO.

VIDEO: On This Day, June 28 - Happy Birthday, Mel Brooks! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, June 28 - Happy Birthday, Mel Brooks!
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 28, 2019

On this day, we're celebrating the great Mel Brooks, who turns 93 today! 

VIDEO: Trailer Debut of Netflix's DUCK DUCK GOOSE, Starring Jim Gaffigan and Zendaya VideoVIDEO: Trailer Debut of Netflix's DUCK DUCK GOOSE, Starring Jim Gaffigan and Zendaya
by Stage Tube - Jul 13, 2018

VIDEO: Trailer Debut of Netflix's DUCK DUCK GOOSE, Starring Jim Gaffigan and Zendaya

VIDEO: Check Out A New Clip from GI JEWS: JEWISH AMERICANS IN WORLD WAR II Premiering VideoVIDEO: Check Out A New Clip from GI JEWS: JEWISH AMERICANS IN WORLD WAR II Premiering on PBS April 11
by Macon Prickett - Apr 2, 2018

Check out this new clip from GI Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II which premieres nationwide Wednesday, April 11 at 10 p.m. on PBS (check local listings) in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day (April 12). The film will be available to stream the following day on pbs.org/gijews and on PBS apps.

It's a Jolly Holiday! Happy Birthday, Dick Van Dyke! VideoIt's a Jolly Holiday! Happy Birthday, Dick Van Dyke!
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 13, 2017

In an unparalleled career that has spanned more than 7 decades and earned him 5 Emmys, a Tony, a Grammy, the SAG Lifetime Achievement Award, induction into in Television Hall of Fame and the adoration of generations of fans, Dick Van Dyke remains one of the most popular and beloved performers in show business history.

VIDEO: THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW Now Available on iTunes; New Trailer!
by TV News Desk - May 17, 2016

For the first time ever, four volumes of the legendary television series 'THE CAROL BURNETT SHOW' are available in a digital format, Time Life announced today. Click below to watch a promo, featuring interviews with Betty White, Amy Poehler and more, for the collection!

VIDEO: Rob Reiner Talks Growing Up With Comedy Royalty on LATE SHOW
by - May 5, 2016

Director Rob Reiner stopped by last night's LATE SHOW to talk about growing up in the midst of comedy legends, including his dad Carl Reiner, who had a tough policy about grabbing women's backsides.

VIDEO: Carl Reiner & Jason Segel Share Paula Abdul Stories on LATE LATE SHOW
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 12, 2015

On last night's LATE LATE SHOW, after guest Carl Reiner told host James Corden he just shared the Paula Abdul 'Opposites Attract' video remake from an earlier 'Late Late Show' episode, fellow guest Jason Segel tells an old Paula Abdul story about himself.

VIDEO: AMERICAN MASTERS Shares Recent June Interview with Dick Van Patten
by Caryn Robbins - Jun 24, 2015

The American Masters series website has shared an In Memoriam tribute to actor Dick Van Patten, who passed away yesterday at age 86.


Carl Reiner Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Carl Reiner been in?
Carl Reiner has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Carl Reiner been in?
Carl Reiner has not appeared in the West End

How many shows has Carl Reiner written?
Carl Reiner has written 2 shows including Something Different (Playwright), So Long, 174th Street (Source Material).