Fri, 16 Sep 2016 22:41:58 GMT
Her variety show ended in 1978, yet kids today are still discovering the comedy genius of Carol Burnett via DVDs and YouTube. "I'm getting fan mail from 9-year-olds!" the chipper 83-year-old tells The Post.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 16:19:06 GMT
In her new book, the comedian takes readers behind the scenes of her classic variety show, from her famous Tarzan yell to Tim Conway's talent for making other actors crack up "Just scream!" instructs Carol Burnett. "You vent, and the body just feels good after a good old yell."
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 16:54:10 GMT
Carol Burnett has been on the stage and in front of the camera for over six decades, giving fans a never-ending list of memorable jokes, characters and anecdotes. And at 83, the actress isn't done impressing us just yet.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 23:40:53 GMT
Comedy legend Carol Burnett always started off her Emmy-winning variety show by taking questions from the audience, and it became a popular segment before the start of The Carol Burnett Show during its 11-year-run starting in 1967. Next month, the Cerritos Center for the Performing Arts will relive those famous and hilarious Q&A sessions when the sitcom legend comes to town for a two-night performance called "Carol Burnett: An Evening of Laughter and Reflection," on Oct. 5 and 6. "Nothing is planned.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 20:21:42 GMT
"In Such Good Company: Eleven Years of Laughter, Mayhem, and Fun in the Sandbox" is Carol Burnett's account of her famous sketch-variety TV show. Photo Credit: Crown Archetype If you're so glad you had the time together - 11 years, to be exact - with Carol Burnett and the rest of the crew from her classic CBS variety hour, then you'll be anxious to spend time reading her new book, "In Such Good Company" .
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 04:52:49 GMT
Today, August 30, Time Life will release rare treasures from the Golden Age of TV with THE Carol Burnett SHOW: THE LOST EPISODES ULTIMATE COLLETION - never before available at retail. Showcasing the birth of a TV legend and the early days of one of the most beloved shows in television history, this collector's set, handsomely packaged in a deluxe box, includes 22 DVDs, over 20 hours of specially-created bonus programming, and a glossy 40-page collectible Guest Book, that contains autographs from Carol's guests, fans and friends; archival production photos; notes from Carol herself; and more! During the late '60s, CBS was "The Carol Burnett Show" network, a joking reference based on the program's widespread popularity and huge ratings.