DGA Visual History Interview with Carl Reiner
This is a Visual History Recording

Visual History with Carl Reiner

Interviewed by: Randal Kleiser

Carl Reiner has had a long, varied, and distinguished career as an entertainer. He entered show business in the army during WWII when a fortuitous encounter with comedian Howard Morris led to an audition to entertain the troops in Maurice Evans’ GI Revue.

Trying to give line readings to a French actor on Norman Jewison's The Art of Love.

The pros and cons of giving an actor a line reading.

As a kid, Reiner didn't understand that a director was responsible for the films he enjoyed.