Carl Reiner, who has appeared on stage, television and films to make people laugh, was honored Saturday for Lifetime Creative Achievement at the American Comedy Awards in Los Angeles.

The award was presented by Reiner's son, director Rob Reiner, and actors Steve Martin and Kirstie Alley and longtime Reiner collaborator Mel Brooks.Reiner, 69, has won Emmys as an actor, writer and producer for such television series as "The Dick Van Dyke Show" and the 1950s hit "Caesar's Hour." He has appeared on Broadway and written, directed, produced and appeared in movies.