The Carol Burnett Show (1967)
Television show featuring skits by Carol Burnett and her comedy troupe. Each episode would feature a variety of sketches, which would often parody stuff found in pop culture. Besides playing various characters Lyle Waggoner was also the Announcer from 1967 to 1974 when Ernie Anderson took over until the close. In 1991, a new version of the series was created (see the link below).
Last Episode11x24 A Special Evening with Carol Burnett Aired: Mar. 29, 1978
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Series Fun Facts
- Carol Burnett favorite character she did was from 'The Family' Sketches; Eunice. Interestingly Vicki Lawrence who played her Mama was 16 years younger than Carol.
- Cary Grant reportedly told Carol Burnett that he would turn off the television when The Family Sketches came on as he found it too painful to watch.
- Carol Burnett told Vicki Lawrence to do summer stock in between seasons as to give her more experience.