Carl Reiner - 2015 TV LAND Awards at The Saban Theatre - Arrivals at The Saban Theatre - Los Angeles, California, United States - Saturday 11th April 2015
The announcement of Caesar's death was followed by a flood of tributes, a lot of them from successful comedians, mentored by the late Caesar.
Wednesday saw another tragedy in showbiz, with the death of comedian and TV pioneer Sid Caesar. He was 91. In the early years of his career, was the star and creator of Your Show of Shows, which practically introduced the variety show format in the 1950s. The show went on to launch some of the century’s most popular entertainers – Mel Brooks, Woody Allen and Carl Reiner all had their beginnings on Your Show of Shows.