In addition to his stand-up work, Carlin was featured on T.V. shows and in film as well. He made a memorable appearance in 1989's "Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure," and played a supporting role in 1991's "Prince of Tides," which starred Barbra Streisand and Nick Nolte.
Carlin appears here onstage at a charity party in Hollywood on Aug. 11, 1994. (David Keeler/Getty Images)