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Two Davids and a Portia - TV Originals

Tom Alderman | Posted 08.25.2015 | Entertainment
Tom Alderman

This is comedy satire at its best and it works because show creator Victor Fresco has the ability to make the absurd sound perfectly reasonable.

Take My Spouse, Please: Dani Klein Modisett's New Book Shows How Comedy Can Sustain a Marriage

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 07.08.2016 | Books
Gregory Weinkauf

When Carl Reiner raves you up, your work obviously contains wit and wisdom. Spake the veteran funnyman of Dani Klein Modisett's new book, Take My Spouse, Please: How to Keep Your Marriage Happy, Healthy, and Thriving by Following the Rules of Comedy.

Carl Reiner's Trick For Making 'The Dick Van Dyke Show' Feel Timeless

The HuffPost Show | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 06.05.2015 | HPSN

Carl Reiner, the creator behind the Emmy Award-winning "Dick Van Dyke Show," knows why the series still resonates with audiences since it went off the...

Carl Reiner On The New Guard Of Late Night: James Corden Is 'Unbelievable'

HuffPost Show | Posted 05.30.2015 | HPSN

Comedy legend Carl Reiner knows a thing or two about late night: he's the only man on the planet to have appeared on every incarnation of the "Tonight...

WATCH: Carl Reiner Professes His Love For Tina Fey: 'She's Still Sexy'

HuffPost Show | Posted 05.30.2015 | HPSN

At age 93, comedy legend Carl Reiner is still getting crushes on funny women. On the HuffPost Show on Friday, the '2000 Year Old Man' star explaine...

WATCH: Carl Reiner Joins 'The HuffPost Show'

The HuffPost Show | Posted 05.30.2015 | HPSN

"What I Forgot To Remember" author Carl Reiner sits down with Roy Sekoff to discuss his life and storied career on the sixth episode of "The HuffPost ...

A Book Review and Interview: "Just Kids from the Bronx" by Arlene Alda

Cathy Chester | Posted 05.02.2015 | Books
Cathy Chester

Every story is a gem, bringing us back to our childhood when we'd sit on the front stoop to hear our grandmothers spin yarns about their childhood adventures. And, because the Bronx gave birth to countless influencers, by the end of the book, you'll wish you were born there, too.

"Enter Laughing: The Musical" is Old-fashioned Fun!

Jay Weston | Posted 04.18.2015 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

They were serving dollops of the new Kolikof caviar along with bagels with-cream cheese-and-lox in the lobby of The Wallis at the opening of "ENTER LAUGHING: THE MUSICAL".... a wonderful musical entertainment which is set in the Bronx, New York in the Thirties.

Jaywalking in LA

Jay Weston | Posted 03.07.2015 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Yes, I know that if I had ordered the same bottle of wine in a regular restaurant it would have been two or even three times higher than the retail price but still -- that corkage fee for drinking wine in a wine shop kind of stumps me.

Why I Love Female Barbers -- Salute to Heidi!

Jay Weston | Posted 12.08.2014 | Los Angeles
Jay Weston

Many years ago, when I was in the Far East during the Korean War, I spent some time in Japan... and first encountered female barbers. It was a revelation.

Norman Lear And Carl Reiner Terrified Of Ranting Man Seeking To 'Kill The Old'

Brent Miller | Posted 11.13.2014 | Entertainment
Brent Miller

It's no secret Norman Lear has been directly and or indirectly responsible for the launch of many careers within the entertainment industry. The "family tree" was planted over 40 years ago and has never stopped growing.

Mel Brooks Gives Hollywood the Finger

Sybil Adelman Sage | Posted 11.11.2014 | Comedy
Sybil Adelman Sage

Mel Brooks did what so many have wanted to: he gave Hollywood the finger.

3 Easy Ways To Laugh More Every Day

Cathy Chester | Posted 09.21.2014 | Fifty
Cathy Chester

To every comedian who has ever given us hours of fun and laughter, I say a sincere thank you. You have given us a great gift, one that may add years to our lives.

#AOLBUILD Hosts Director Extraordinaire Rob Reiner

AOL BUILD | Posted 09.16.2014 | Entertainment
AOL BUILD

Gino DePinto, AOL BUILD "If you are a creative person, you try to create things that are an extension of yourself" - professed Hollywood's jack-of-...

My Father's Day Conversation With Carl and Rob Reiner

Tavis Smiley | Posted 08.13.2014 | Entertainment
Tavis Smiley

The elder -- a 12-time Emmy-winning TV pioneer who counts among his creations The Dick Van Dyke Show -- and the younger -- an Emmy-winning actor and director, whose box office hits include films such as Misery and A Few Good Men -- reflect on their relationship and illustrious careers.

Rob Reiner Honored with the Film Society of Lincoln Center's 41st Chaplin Award

Regina Weinreich | Posted 06.29.2014 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Needless to say, certain tropes follow actor/ director/successful-son-of-a-famous father Rob Reiner around: one is the epithet "Meathead" from his rol...

Caesar's Mt. Rushmore of Comedy Writing Set the Bar

Steve Young | Posted 04.19.2014 | Comedy
Steve Young

What I would hope people take from Sid Caesar's life work was his willingness to take the risk that led to something new and hysterically wonderful.

Talking Comedy and Television With Sid Caesar

Barbara Isenberg | Posted 04.15.2014 | Comedy
Barbara Isenberg

"Plain luck is that you were in the right place with the right people at the right time. Then the rest is up to you. Laughs are not insured."

Why Even Young People Need To Know About Sid Caesar's Amazing Life

David Kanegis | Posted 04.15.2014 | Fifty
David Kanegis

I salute you Sid Caesar and thank you for your contributions to widening, enlightening and enhancing the fabric of American society.

Mike Ryan

Why is Rob Reiner Yelling So Much In 'The Wolf Of Wall Street'?

HuffingtonPost.com | Mike Ryan | Posted 12.17.2013 | Entertainment

It's difficult to interview Rob Reiner in just 10 minutes, if only because there's just so much in his filmography: an iconic supporting role on "All ...

When Comedy Went to School: The Catskills Were a Boot Camp for the Greatest Generation of Comedians

Kristin McCracken | Posted 09.02.2013 | Entertainment
Kristin McCracken

The Borscht Belt, the Jewish Alps, the Sour Cream Sierras... From the 1940s to the 1960s, the Catskill Mountains in upstate New York (primarily Sullivan and Ulster Counties) were the place to be for the growing Jewish community in the Northeast.

20 Post-50 Celebrities Who've Served In The Military

Pat Gallagher | Posted 07.27.2013 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

Here are 20 post-50 celebrities -- that are, thankfully, still alive and well -- who took the pledge to serve America so that every person could savor their freedom while enjoying 'life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.'

Mel Brooks and Friends Make a Noise at the Paley

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 07.20.2013 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

On Thursday night, the 9th of May, 2013, as a rainbow descended into Hollywood and a cotton-candy sunset filled the firmament of Beverly Hills, the Paley Center for Media L.A. celebrated a humor deity: the one and only Mel Brooks.

Mel Brooks: Make a Noise: American Master at the 92 Street Y

Regina Weinreich | Posted 07.19.2013 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

If this were Dutch Masters instead of American Masters, I'd have a box of cigars, gripes Mel Brooks about the enterprise of including a documentary ab...

What I Learned At The Dick Van Dyke School Of Sitcom Writing

Peggy Elliott | Posted 05.21.2013 | Fifty
Peggy Elliott

When I started writing situation comedies for television, 'The Dick Van Dyke Show' had just finished its run. It was too late to have a shot to write for the gold standard, but the right time to work with practically everyone who had been associated with the show.