Celebrities react to the passing of TV comedy pioneer Sid Caesar:
- “Sid Caesar set the template for everybody. He was without a doubt, inarguably, the greatest sketch comedian-monologist that television ever produced. He could ad-lib, he could do anything that was necessary to make an audience laugh.” – Caesar’s longtime collaborator and friend Carl Reiner on CBS Radio.
- “Life…doing her thing, another great has passed Sid Caesar. Funny man We honored him at the very first Comic Relief. RIP turn turn turn” – Whoopi Goldberg on Twitter.
- “We’ve lost one of the greats. Sid Caesar was a fantastic comedian and entertainer. His quadlingual schtick was always a hit. We’ll miss him.” – Arnold ?Schwarzenegger on Twitter.
- “He was a genius at everything.” – Larry King on CBS radio.
- “RIP to legendary comedy pioneer Sid Caesar” – Film critic Richard Roeper.