Tributes pour in for comedy legend Carl Reiner

Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
3:50 | 07/01/20

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But in the meantime, how about some "Pop news." She's at her home, also in Connecticut. There's Lara and riva. Oh, riva, wow, what's going on? Very docile. We're working with a trainer. We're working with a very famous trainer. This is a work in progress. We'll see how it goes. Shhh. We begin with a special tribute, many tributes actually pouring in for comedy legend Carl Reiner. Reiner died on Monday at the age of 98 and in his lifetime he lived, he laughed and sure was loved. He directed "The jerk" with Steve martin and "Oh, god!" With George burns and before that he created the iconic "The Dick Van Dyke show" and even often would show up on camera playing cranky TV host Alan Brady stealing the scenes. Take a look. Whatever you were going to say to Laura I would rather you said to me. Okay, rob, if that's the way you want it. Rob, you're a beautiful girl. So great. He acted in "Ocean's eleven" stealing scenes from George Clooney and Brad Pitt and his 70-year partnership with Mel brooks led to "2000 year old man" and five comedy albums paying tribute brooks writes in part, Carl was a giant, unmatched in his contributions to entertainment. He created comedy gems and will be greatly missed. And his son, filmmaker rob Reiner sharing the news of his dad's passing writing, my heart is hurting. He was my guiding light. Carl Reiner was 98 years old. Also this morning, mcdreamy is back, ladies. It's been way too long since we have seen Dr. Derek shepherd from "Grey's anatomy." He's asking you to cover up your perfect smile. He asked everyone to wear a mask. Patrick posting this selfie writing it's a beautiful day to save lives. Mcdreamy's classic catchphrase and would say that every time he walked into the operating room on the show and Patrick is not the only star using that to encourage to cover up. Anne Hathaway shared a meme featuring Andy sax from "The devil wears Prada" in which she captioned face masks during a pandemic, groundbreaking. Thank you, guys, for your hard Finally when we saw this tweet, it had a video with a dog and it read, here's a friendly boy who says hi back to anyone who passes by his yard. Well, obviously I had to press play. Take a look. Oh, hello. Hello. Yeah. Hello. Okay. Is it just me. Did the dog say hey? I believe he did. And so do many others. The most polite pup ever. That video has 2 million views and counting. Robin, I don't know. We debated this in the past. Can dogs speak human? It looked it to me. We won't bring George in on this because you know how George feels about this. But very impressed with riva. You remember that, George? I remember many, many, many times she's been on this campaign for about six years. And she's still trying. I miss you, George. I miss you, Lara if that was for you. But way to go, riva. Riva, those classes seem to be working till right then, okay. But thank you, Lara. Thanks so much. We turn to our "Gma" cover

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