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The Carol Burnett Show 

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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 Announcer / ... 184 episodes, 1967-1978
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 Himself - Announcer / ... 98 episodes, 1969-1978
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Television show featuring skits by Carol Burnett and her comedy troupe.

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She sings sensationally, dances divinely, cavorts hilariously, and now she has her own comedy-variety hour. It couldn't have happened to a funnier girl. In color. (season 1) See more »

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Comedy | Family

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11 September 1967 (USA)  »

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Carol Burnett and Friends  »

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Vicki Lawrence is Carol Burnett protégé See more »

Quotes

Ed: [playing the game sorry and Eunice is losing] Slliiiiiide!
Eunice: Oh, will you shut up!
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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 »

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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: The Star Wars Holiday Special (2015) See more »

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The Greatest Sketch Comedy Ever
3 October 2003 | by See all my reviews

This was definitely the finest variety show of the 1970's. The thing that made it great besides the cast were the various recurring sketches that were very expertly created. Sketches like Tudball and Wiggins, the Old Folks, As the Stomach Turns, the kid sister and, of course, Eunice, which was the inspiration for the series "Mama's Family", helped to make this variety hour a classic. Besides "Mama and Eunice" any one of these shows could have become a series on its own. The only thing that caused the show to go downhill though was when Harvey Korman left. He was probably the best player among the supporting cast and when he left the show declined from there. Still, Saturday nights for me would always climax with this classic show.


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