Knowledge Identifier: +Rob_Reiner
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1947.
Countries: United States (76%), California (10%), United Kingdom (6%)
Linked to: Democratic Party, Jews, UCLA Film School, American Broadcasting Company
Tim McIntire - He co-starred in the 1968 pilot "Justice For All" as Dickie; after it became a series as "All in the Family", the part was renamed Mike and played by Rob Reiner
Leigh French - She and Rob Reiner played hippies in the 1969 "Flower Power" episode of "Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C." French can be seen in such films as "WUSA" , "The Drowning Pool" , "The Hollywood Knights" , and "The Long Days of Summer"
Penny Marshall - On April 10, 1971, Marshall married actor/director Rob Reiner, and her daughter took the name Tracy Reiner
Beginning in the 1980s, Reiner became known as a director of successful Hollywood films.
Harry Shearer - Shearer co-created, co-wrote and co-starred in Rob Reiner's 1984 film "This Is Spinal Tap"
Mandy Patinkin - Patinkin played Inigo Montoya in Rob Reiner's 1987 "The Princess Bride", in which he delivers the iconic line, "Hello, my name is Inigo Montoya
Reba McEntire - " In 1994, McEntire worked with director, Rob Reiner in the film, "North," playing Ma Tex. The film obtained negative reviews, receiving only two and a half stars from "Allmovie
He served as the first chairman of First 5 California, from 1999 to 2006.
Howie Klein - His anti-censorship efforts earned him one of two Spirit of Liberty Awards bestowed in 1999 by People for the American Way; co-honored that year was filmmaker and actor Rob Reiner
Paul Shaffer - Shaffer has appeared in a number of motion pictures over the years, including a small role in Rob Reiner's "This Is Spinal Tap", "Blues Brothers 2000", a scene with Miles Davis in the Bill Murray film "Scrooged" and as a passenger in John Travolta's taxicab in "Look Who's Talking Too." In addition, Shaffer lent his voice to Disney's animated feature and television series "Hercules," as the character Hermes
Aaron Sorkin - During the 2004 US presidential election campaign, the liberal advocacy group MoveOn's political action committee enlisted Sorkin and Rob Reiner to create one of their anti-Bush campaign advertisements
He introduced Spinal Tap at the London Live Earth concert in July 2007.
Marlon Brando - In a 2007 "Best Life" article, praising his performance in "On the Waterfront", Rob Reiner wrote: "Marlon Brando gives the single greatest performance ever
Charlton Heston - Heston's funeral was held a week later on April 12, 2008, in a ceremony which was attended by 250 people including Nancy Reagan and Hollywood stars such as California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, Olivia de Havilland, Keith Carradine, Pat Boone, Tom Selleck, Oliver Stone , Rob Reiner, and Christian Bale
Real Time with Bill Maher - He identified himself as having no religious affiliation on the January 13, 2012, episode of "Real Time with Bill Maher"
Amanda Moore - In July 2016, she appeared on the song "Fight Song" alongside Eva Longoria, Alan Cumming, America Ferrera, Billy Porter, Ian Somerhalder, Idina Menzel, Jaime King, Jane Fonda, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Josh Lucas, Julie Bowen, Kathy Najimy, Kristin Chenoweth, Mary McCormack, Mary-Louise Parker, Nikki Reed, Renee Fleming, Rob Reiner, Sia, T. R. Knight and Rachel Platten for the 2016 Democratic National Convention
Morgan Freeman - On September 19, 2017, Freeman featured in a highly controversial video launched by the "Committee to Investigate Russia" group organized by film director Rob Reiner and "The Atlantic" senior editor David Frum, with the involvement of former National Intelligence director James Clapper and a number of neoconservative thinkers