Rob Reiner

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Rob Reiner
Rob Reiner, Feb. 1, 2013 (cropped).jpg
Reiner in 2013
Born
Robert Norman Reiner

(1947-03-06) March 6, 1947 (age 73)
OccupationActor, director, producer, writer, activist
Years active1959–present
Spouse(s)Penny Marshall
(m. 1971–1981, divorced)
Michele Singer
(m. 1989–present)
Parent(s)Carl Reiner
Estelle Reiner

Rob Reiner (born March 6, 1947) is an American actor, director, producer, and activist.

He acted in the All in the Family television series. He directed movies, such as This Is Spinal Tap, The Princess Bride, When Harry Met Sally and The Bucket List.[1]

Early life[change | change source]

Reiner was born to a Jewish family. He is the elder son of Carl Reiner (1922-2020) and Estelle Reiner (née Lebost, 1914-2008).[1] He was born in the Bronx, New York City. He lived in New Rochelle, New York during his childhood. When he was 13, he moved to Los Angeles, California, where he attended high school and university.

Personal life[change | change source]

Reiner is a Democrat and attended the 2012 Democratic National Convention in support of President Obama's re-election.[2]

Filmography[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Southern, Nathan (March 6, 1945). "Rob Reiner > Biography". AllMovie. Retrieved December 29, 2009.
  2. Tran, Vivyan (September 7, 2012). "Celebrities spotted at the Democratic National Convention". Politico.
  3. Maslin, Janet (December 11, 1987). "Throw Momma from the Train". The New York Times.

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