Rob Reiner

American actor and director

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

Rob Reiner
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Reiner in 2013
Robert Norman Reiner

(1947-03-06) March 6, 1947 (age 74)
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

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 lifeEdit

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 lifeEdit

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



  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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