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The Carol Burnett Show 

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Television show featuring skits by Carol Burnett and her comedy troupe.
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Won 8 Golden Globes. Another 31 wins & 70 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Carol Burnett ...  Hostess / ... 279 episodes, 1967-1978
Vicki Lawrence ...  Various Characters / ... 278 episodes, 1967-1978
Harvey Korman ...  Various Characters / ... 255 episodes, 1967-1978
Lyle Waggoner ...  Announcer / ... 184 episodes, 1967-1978
Tim Conway ...  Various Characters / ... 111 episodes, 1967-1978
Ernie Anderson ...  Himself - Announcer / ... 99 episodes, 1968-1978
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Storyline

Television show featuring skits by Carol Burnett and her comedy troupe.

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Taglines:

The clown princess herself. Up to hilarious new tricks. Baited and obstructed by Harvey Korman, Lyle Waggoner, Vicki Lawrence and guests. (season 4) See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Family

Certificate:

TV-G
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 September 1967 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Carol Burnett and Friends See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

4:3
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Trivia

While filming a sketch taking place on a submarine, Tim Conway gets pinned under the periscope and his face registers pain. He wasn't acting. The day before he had a vasectomy and the periscope actually hit him in the groin during the taping. See more »

Quotes

Hallaba: You're going to be bitten by a verevolf.
Mrs. Cunningham: A verevolf?
[Screams]
Hallaba: Yes. Bevare the volfman will bite you tonight. Oy, are you gonna get it.
Mrs. Cunningham: Oh, no! Is a verevolf bite painful?
Hallaba: It's about the same as the bite from a wampire.
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Crazy Credits

At the end of most shows in the early seasons, the announcer said "This is your announcer speaking." See more »

Alternate Versions

1972-78 episodes were re-packaged in a half-hour format (with the comedy sketches ONLY) and sold to local stations in syndication as "Carol Burnett and Friends." See more »

Connections

Referenced in Wonderland (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Carol's Theme
Written by Joe Hamilton
Performed by Carol Burnett
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Wonderful show, delightful woman!
9 January 2018 | by Electron-LibreSee all my reviews

Being born in France in the early 70's, I wasn't aware of this show called "The Carol Burnett Show". I didn't even know this woman. I saw her for the first time last year in a ceremony where she received an achievement prize. But it is when I saw the 50th Anniversary Special hosted by Stephen Colbert last autumn that I started to really get interested because they showed sketches of the show. You Americans must stop hiding those talents from us! So I gathered so many shows I could find and I have to say that they are a delight to watch! There are some pretty awesome burlesque sketches in it and a lot of humanity too. And if you love the 70's, oh boy, you travel right back to that blessed period of time. And I have to mention the wonderful costumes made by a certain Bob Mackie. This guy is simply a genius! Some costumes look like Gaultier or Lacroix 20 years before! I love Carol Burnett and I am very happy to now know this great performer!


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