- January 20, 1935 - September 4, 2009
- Valley Village, California
of Carl's Passing
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“He was kind of a curio. We never knew what he was thinking. One of those guys who made Hollywood what it is. We all knew his face, but few of us knew...Read More »
1 of 29 | Posted by: Jeff Bounds - Tarzana, CA
“Its always a joy to honor Carl. Still miss him and his talent. Thanks Carl.
2 of 29 | Posted by: Shawn Matheny - TX
“There will never M be a man like Carl again he was so fantastic in gunsmoke, cheyene, and all the other films
3 of 29 | Posted by: sam - Dillwyn, VA - a fan
“There will never be a man like Carl again
4 of 29 | Posted by: sam - Dillwyn, VA - a fan
“I never called Carl by that name. To me and so many others, he was just, "Cale". He may have said at times he didn't like being Cale. He thought it...Read More »
5 of 29 | Posted by: Steve White - Tulsa, OK - Friend
“I just saw an episode of him as a part Indian / White boy on Bonanza. He had a scene where he and Ken Lynch had a confrontation ... and after the...Read More »
6 of 29 | Posted by: E J Zeman Jr - Sarasota, FL
“To Michael: I just this minute learned of your dad's passing. I am stunned. I met Carl while we both worked on the film Bullitt. On Saturday...Read More »
7 of 29 | Posted by: Joanne Haas - Albany, OR
“Not to be repetitive, but just watched "Cale", earlier today Feb. 27, 14, Watched him in Tora Tora Tora, and one other program today. Always enjoyed...Read More »
8 of 29 | Posted by: shawn matheny - Dallas, TX
“Just watched the Cale episode of Gunsmoke this evening and truly enjoyed the character portrayed by Carl. The scene with Miss Kitty was truly a...Read More »
9 of 29 | Posted by: Tim Bannister - Palm Springs, CA
“A talented and handsome actor.
10 of 29 | Posted by: Mitch BUtts - Greenville, NC
“Big fan of Gunsmoke; one of my favorite episodes was "CALE". Loved Carl's humor and candor as it came across in this classic. What a handsome...Read More »
11 of 29 | Posted by: Roxzie Lavender - Osteen, FL
“I enjoyed watching his roles in Gunsmoke and it made an impression on me.
12 of 29 | Posted by: marge martin - lomg beach, CA
“Guy did a helluva job in all of his Gunsmoke appearances. Should've been a regular. Superbly talented.
13 of 29 | Posted by: J.P. Young - Riverside, CA - fan
“I have seen him in gunsmoke before, but tonite i got his name , he was such a pleasure to watch and he was so different I liked the way he...Read More »
14 of 29 | Posted by: Dorothy Stufflebeam - Tahlequah, OK
“Was a great actor really enjoyed his work !!!!
15 of 29 | Posted by: Beverly Carter - Columbiana, AL
“I really enjoyed Carl's acting in the part where doc dug a rifle shell and a pistor shell out of him and the scene with miss kitty. I liked the...Read More »
16 of 29 | Posted by: James Edward Wankum - CA
“After noting the new messages, I felt I must let Mr. Reindel's family know of the pleasure he gave us in his acting. My husband, my mother and I so...Read More »
17 of 29 | Posted by: Rose Sanford - New Orleans, LA
“Like so many folks here, just watcheid Carl's depiction of "Cale" in Gunsmoke. It is rare that James Arness gets upstaged in an episode, but he does...Read More »
18 of 29 | Posted by: Thomas - NC
“Just finished watching the Cheyenne episode "Man Alone" from 1962 with Carl in one of the lead roles. As is my habit after watching some of these...Read More »
19 of 29 | Posted by: Jim Henderson - Town of Vernon, WI
“I just found out about Carl Reindel's passing. I am new at watching the reruns on encore westerns, where I was watching & taping the Wagon Train,...Read More »
20 of 29 | Posted by: Denise - South Pasadena, CA - fan
“I will never forget Carl's portrayal of Cale on Gunsmoke. Just watched that again tonight. Didn't realize he had passed. Wish I could have thanked...Read More »
21 of 29 | Posted by: Garnet - CO - Fan
“Have just watched two of the episodes from GunSmoke featuring Carl as "Cale." The character was amazing. Carl's portrayal of this young cowboy full...Read More »
22 of 29 | Posted by: BigJ - CA
“I'm proud to have been born in the same city as Carl. He was one of the finest actors to come from that city. His true genius, came through in every...Read More »
23 of 29 | Posted by: John S. Dimon III - Philadelphia, PA
“Likewise just saw the gunsmoke episode with carl in it....saddened to find that he passed but proud that he was such a fine actor.
24 of 29 | Posted by: sid and karen swerman - Fairbanks, AK
“Watched mr reindel in several movies but really appreciated cale.just watched gs episode when cale is paralysed.also just learned of his passing.from...Read More »
25 of 29 | Posted by: billy driver - pearland, TX
“Mr. Reindel was a great actor. I always enjoyed his work, from the awesome Westerns on classic TV, such as Bonanza, The Virginian, and especially...Read More »
26 of 29 | Posted by: Anson Rohr
“i have been watching all the western reruns for the last few years on the cowboy channel and have become a fan of carl reindel .i just dound out of...Read More »
27 of 29 | Posted by: sal cento - staten island, NY
“To the family of Carl Reindale, actorMy husband and I have been watching Gunsmoke reruns and were struck by the unique performance of the charactor...Read More »
28 of 29 | Posted by: Lucretia Petersen - UT
“I've really enjoined watching Mr. Reindel in the Gunsmoke and some of the other movies he made. So sorry he is gone on earth but always here in heart...Read More »
29 of 29 | Posted by: Pamela Willey - movie follower
Carl was born on January 20, 1935 and passed away on Friday, September 4, 2009.
Carl was a resident of Valley Village, California.
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