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Vickie Lawrence | Vicki Lawrence-Schultz | Mama | Vicki Lawrence Schultz
5' 6" (1.68 m)
Did You Know?
[Of Carol Burnett
, who got her to play Mama]: She was written by two wonderful writers on The Carol Burnett Show. I think it was an homage to their mothers. They both hated their mothers, and they decided they had to get her on paper. They wrote the character for Carol. But when Carol saw the sketch...
While a member of the singing group The Young Americans
, a journalist reviewing a concert mentioned Lawrence's resemblance to Carol Burnett
. Lawrence sent the clipping to Burnett, along with an invitation to attend a performance of The Miss Fireball Contest in which Lawrence was appearing in. Burnett did attend and Lawrence was subsequently hired to play Burnett's kid sister in
The Carol Burnett Show
Her character Mama