“He was just getting started. Life is unfair”: Marc Maron is among members of the entertainment community reacting to the death of writer, actor and director Carl Reiner at age 98.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — “I met him in 1950 when he joined Sid Caesar on Your Show of Shows and we’ve been best friends ever since. I loved him. When we were doing The 2000 Year Old Man together there...
Jun 30, 2020 at 10:37am PDT“Carl Reiner, Bronx born and bred, made TV comedy that endures to this day. He made America laugh — a true gift.” — New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, via Twitter.“Carl Reiner was a lovely, hilarious man who knew how to drive home his beliefs with grace and humor.” — Hillary Clinton, via Twitter.
“His talent will live on for a long time, but the loss of his kindness and decency leaves a hole in our hearts.” — Alan Alda, via Twitter.“A brilliant comedy talent w/heart & intellect whether writing, directing, producing or performing. Try estimating how many times in your life this fella’s work made you laugh. I count well over 3k for me & growing.” — Ron Howard on Twitter.
“As if 2020 weren’t cruel enough. Goodbye to one of the greatest comedic minds of all time. Thank you for always making us laugh and for always giving us joy.” — Josh Gad, via Twitter.ADVERTISEMENT“We lost a person who gave us great times-countless laughs. He was brilliant. And kind. ... He was with us through good times and hard times.” — Mia Farrow, via Twitter.
“Growing up Carl was like a second dad to me. He was the greatest. Not just as a comic legend but as a man. There was no one else this funny and this nice. I loved him.” — Albert Brooks, via Twitter.“One of our comedy heroes. Thank you for everything you did for all of us — Adam Sandler, via Twitter.
“Carl Reiner was a comedic giant, one of the smartest comedy minds ever. He used his voice to the very end, speaking truth to power and the insanity we are all living in.” — Ben Stiller, via Twitter.“He was a brilliant writer, director, playwright, actor, comedian— and he directed The Jerk! He was the nicest, best person and was an inspiration to the world.” — Judd Apatow, via Instagram.
“Carl Reiner was a gift to us all. Hilarious,brilliant and always a gentleman. My relationship with him will always be cherished. He was a hero to me and all of us in comedy have lost a giant.” — Jason Alexander, via Twitter.“Beyond his astonishing accomplishments in TV and film, I’ll really miss @carlreiner on here. A passionate, funny, heartwarming reminder to always stay in the game. What an inspiration.” — Billy Eichner, via Twitter.
“The Dodgers are saddened to hear about the passing of Carl Reiner, an incredible talent and lifelong Dodger fan.” — The Los Angeles Dodgers, via Twitter.“He was just getting started. Life is unfair.” -Marc Maron, via Twitter. Read more: The Associated Press »
God Marc Maron is such a suck. I despise him Beautiful and deserving tributes. I've seen Carl Reiner work and it is great, in fact I grew up watching his work and I love his son in 'All in the family,' everyone feels sorry for this loss. 🤣🤣🤣Marc Maron is awesome. Perfect line. I'm going to be 44 in 2 months and I won't live that long, so...
Cute. How do you say a 98 year old was just getting started? Seems more like he lived a very full life, which we know he did. Just getting started at 98? 🤨
Carl Reiner and Mel Brooks Had Comedy’s Most Iconic FriendshipAfter 70 years of friendship, Mel Brooks and Carl Reiner perfected a nightly routine: eat dinner together, watch Jeopardy, and then tuck into a movie BettyBuckley And for awhile, Carl and MelBrooks were watching Breaking Bad. They loved that show! Which friends are friends? TotesRecallPod ❤🙏😢
Mel Brooks Remembers His Friend Of 70 Years, Carl Reiner: “Nobody Could Do It Better” Mel Brooks , whose close friendship with the late Carl Reiner stretched back to the 1950s, has posted a tribute to his old Your Show of Shows costar. “Carl was a giant,” said Brooks on T…
Mel Brooks, Steve Martin, Jerry Seinfeld, More Stars Pay Tribute to Carl Reiner: 'A Master at His Craft''There was no better straight man in the world. So whether he wrote or performed or he was just your best friend—nobody could do it better. He’ll be greatly missed,' MelBrooks wrote in a statement to THR MelBrooks thevaliumsofa MelBrooks As I get older, the favorite comedians and actors and musicians of my youth all have passed away. Except Keith Richards; he'll live forever. RIPCarlReiner
Atlanta police officer charged in death of Rayshard Brooks granted bondGarrett Rolfe, the former Atlanta police officer charged with felony murder in the killing of Rayshard Brooks has been granted a $500,000 bond with conditions Tuesday. Good. His charges will be dropped soon too. His face is very punchable. 👊🏻... and that’s being kind.
Judge Grants Bond for Ex-Officer Who Fatally Shot Rayshard BrooksGarrett Rolfe was fired from the Atlanta Police Department after the deadly shooting and faces 11 charges, including felony murder. we were just kicking around a football with our frustrations it turned into a soccerball No!!!!!! I am waiting to see whether the punishment will fit the crime, re. police. Usually, if a citizen kills a police officer, the punishment is of a greater degree and with the probability of no parole.
Garrett Rolfe Granted Bond in Rayshard Brooks Murder Case, Set at $500kGarrett Rolfe, the ex-cop who fatally shot Rayshard Brooks, has a bond hearing today. Poor dude, I start losing my mind when I'm away from my technology for too long. The one thing keeping me in line following the law in this world is my supercomputer and the internet I love it so bad man :) If Brooks had only drank half a bottle and not passed out