Carl Reiner is no more. The actor, famous for his funny side, died at the age of 98. He had interpreted the character of Saul Bloom in the saga Ocean’s and lent his voice to a character in Toy Story 4.
At the end of June is a sad time for Hollywood. This Sunday 28, Linda Cristal, 89 years, died in his sleep. The actress argentina had given a reply to Tony Curtis and John Wayne, among others, in the course of his career and increased the number of roles on the small screen in series such as General Hospital or The high Chaparral. On Monday 29 June, the industry of the american cinema has unfortunately also had to say goodbye to Carl Reiner, a pioneer of the comedy of the Atlantic. This is the very serious site TMZ, which announced the sad news. The American is dead at his home in Beverly Hills, surrounded by his loved ones in the last hours of his life. He was 98 years old.
The comedy in mourning
For those who did not know him, Carl Reiner was considered a legend of american comedy. He was especially famous for his role in The Dick Van Dyke Show, a series of comic skits for which he obtained no less than nine statuettes at the Emmy Awards. But beyond this consecration, Carl Reiner, had been greater. He had thus got the role of Saul Bloom in the saga of Ocean’salso worn by Brad Pitt, George Clooney and Matt Damon. In 2019, one of his last collaborations with the cinema, he had lent his voice to the rhinos pink in Toy Story 4, which had also taken part to Pierre Niney in the French version. The series, Carl Reiner knew also. It has in particular been seen in My Uncle Charlie – in which it was Marty, the husband of Evelyn, one of the main characters, but also in Doctor’s House and Parks and Recreations.