Comedy legend Carl Reiner died at age 98 on Monday night at his home in Beverly Hills, his assistant confirmed on Tuesday, saying his death was due to natural causes. After his work on Sid Caesar's Your Show of Shows and Caesar's Hour in the 1950s, Reiner in 1961 created one of the most beloved sitcoms of all time, The Dick Van Dyke Show, which ran for five seasons and which he also acted in. He directed movies like Oh, God! and The Jerk, and as an actor, his other credits include everything from the Ocean's Eleven trilogy to a wide variety of series including The Carol Burnett Show and Hot in Cleveland. Reiner won nine Emmy Awards, and a Grammy.
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