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Born: March 6, 1947 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Bronx, New York, USA Profession: Cast ...
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1970:
Reteamed with father for "Where's Poppa?"
1972:
Wrote for the short-lived ABC sitcom "The Super"
1974:
First TV producing and directing credits, in collaboration with Phil Mishkin, on the CBS sitcom pilot "Sonny Boy"
1978:
First TV series as creator and executive producer (in collaboration with Mishkin), the short-lived sitcom "Free Country" (ABC); also wrote and starred as Lithuanian immigrant Joseph Bresner
1978:
Executive produced and wrote (with Mishkin) first TV-movie, "More Than Friends" (ABC); also co-starred opposite Penny Marshall in the romantic comedy based on their own courtship
1986:
Initial collaboration with producer Andrew Scheinman, "The Sure Thing"
1987:
Formed Castle Rock Entertainment (named for a fictional Maine town that appears in Stephen King's work) with partners Alan Horn, Glenn Padnick, Scheinman and Martin Shafer
1990:
Acted with father in time-travel comedy "The Spirit of '76," directed by brother Lucas Reiner
1990:
First feature collaboration with Mike Nichols, appearing in "Postcards From the Edge" as a movie producer
1991:
Created (in collaboration with Phil Mishkin) and executive produced the short-lived CBS sitcom "Morton & Hayes"
1991:
Acted in Nichols' "Regarding Henry"
1993:
Castle Rock Entertainment (as well as New Line Cinema) purchased by the Turner Broadcasting System for $650 million
1994:
Acted in Woody Allen's "Bullets Over Broadway" and in Ephron's "Mixed Nuts"
1995:
Reteamed with Sorkin, directing the romantic comedy "The American President"
1995:
Played a radio shrink in "Bye, Bye Love"
1996:
Directed the civil rights drama "Ghosts of Mississippi"; co-star James Woods earned a Best Supporting Actor Academy Award nomination
1998:
Acted in the political satire "Primary Colors" directed by Nichols and scripted by Elaine May
1999:
Appointed by California Governor Gray Davis to serve without salary as chairman of the nine-member state Children and Families First Commission
1999:
Made cameo appearance as himself in Albert Brooks' Hollywood comedy "The Muse"
1999:
Honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame (October 12); star is located next to his father's
2001:
Voice was used for a small part in "The Majestic"
2003:
Directed and co-wrote the feature "Alex and Emma"; also played the character Wirtschafter
2010:
Directed the coming-of-age drama "Flipped," based on Wendelin Van Draanen's novel of the same name
2012:
Reunited with Freeman for "The Magic of Belle Isle"
2012:
Began a recurring role on "New Girl"
2015:
Played himself on the cable comedy "Happyish"
2014:
Directed the romantic comedy "And So It Goes"
2015:
Directed "Being Charlie," which was co-written by his son Nick Reiner
2016:
Was one of the celebrities to appear in the "Fight Song" music video, which was made in support of Hillary Clinton's candidacy for President
2017:
Played a supporting role in Adam Sandler comedy "Sandy Wexler"

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