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Comedy legend Carl Reiner poses with a pencil sticking out of his in 1955

Carl Reiner

As a Guest

6 segments

T.V. Week: Comedy Writer and Film Director Carl Reiner.

Film director Carl Reiner. He was a writer and appeared in Sid Caesar's "Your Show of Shows." He's best-known to baby boomer audiences as the creator and writer of "The Dick Van Dyke Show." He also staged several Broadway plays, including "Enter Laughing," which is based on his novel and which he later adapted to the screen. Since then, he has concentrated on film direction, specifically comedies.


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