Carl Reiner

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Comedy legend Carl Reiner dies at 98
Actor Carl Reiner, June 26, 2012
Actor Carl Reiner, June 26, 2012 Credit: Louise Palanker (Creative Commons Attribution 2.0)

Carl Reiner, director, producer, writer and actor who was part of Sid Caesar's team and went on to create "The Dick Van Dyke Show", direct several hit films, and star on the "Ocean's" franchise has died of natural causes. He was 98.

Filmmaker Rob Reiner, Carl's son, confirmed his father's death in a tweet Tuesday: "Last night my dad passed away. As I write this, my heart is hurting. He was my guiding light.".