The Carol Burnett Show
The Carol Burnett Show was a one-hour variety/sketch comedy show starring comedian/actor Carol Burnett. It became a hit thanks to skits featuring the host and a cast of regulars, including Tim Conway, Harvey Corman, Vicki Lawrence, and Lyle Waggoner.
The TV series also featured guest stars such as Steve Martin, Jonathan Winters, Lucille Ball, and Dick Van Dyke, along with musical guests like Dionne Warwick and Bing Crosby. In addition, audiences could expect to see Burnett’s signature Tarzan yell and ear tug.
- Main cast: Carol Burnett, Tim Conway, Harvey Corman, Vicki Lawrence, Lyle Waggoner
- Genres: Comedy, variety
- Original release: 1967-1978
- Network: CBS
- Streaming: Amazon Prime Video, Peacock, Tubi, YouTube
- Seasons: 11
- Episodes: 279
- Behind the scenes: Producers hired Vicki Lawrence for her resemblance to Carol Burnett.
- Spinoffs: Carol Burnett & Company, Eunice, Mama’s Family
- Shows like this one: All in the Family, Hazel, The Honeymooners, Mad TV, Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In, Saturday Night Live
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