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Carol Burnett Remembers the Black-tie Baby Shower Lucille Ball Threw for Her: It Was 'the Funniest Thing'
Originally posted 01/31/2016 11:35AM
You've got some 'splainin to do!
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler Poke Fun at Leonardo DiCaprio During SAG Awards: 'You Ate Bison Liver, Big Whoop'
Originally posted 01/30/2016 09:50PM
Watch out, Leonardo DiCaprio: Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are back with another zinger.
Carol Burnett, SAG Lifetime Achievement Awardee, Talks Career, Costumes and Her Gown Designed by Longtime Friend Bob Mackie
Originally posted 01/29/2016 04:40PM
At this Saturday's Screen Actors Guild Awards, the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award won't be just a movie star: She's a performer who's brought her presence to TV, to movies and to the stage. It's Carol Burnett, who is perhaps most famous for starring on 11 seasons (and nearly 300 episodes) of The Carol Burnett Show.
Originally posted 01/22/2016 07:30PM
Carol Burnett is remembering one of her most challenging times as a mother.
"When my older daughter Carrie was a teenager, she got into drugs," the star of The Carol Burnett Show tells PEOPLE exclusively in this week's issue. "I'm happy to say she got off drugs, but during those three years it was hell."
Originally posted 01/21/2016 11:30PM
Carol Burnett, 82, says it was her good friend Lucille Ball who gave her some very valuable career advice.
Originally posted 09/17/2015 09:25AM
The House of Cards actor appeared on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Wednesday and surprised Burnett with a touching impression of the legendary actor, who was her dear friend.
Originally posted 07/20/2015 07:10PM
Burnett, 82, will be the 52nd recipient of the award
Originally posted 06/06/2015 11:55AM
The bend and snap is back!
Originally posted 05/12/2010 09:45AM
Following the success of Betty White's SNL hosting gig, bookers at NBC might be hoping to have another senior moment.
And while it would be tough to top White's digs at Facebook, double entendres about her muffin and her racy kiss with MacGruber, Hollywood has more than its fair share of women who are over 60 and up for the job.
In fact, a Carol Burnett Facebook campaign has sprung up – it worked for Betty, after all. But as The New York Times points out, Burnett should be in no rush. This coming weekend will bring the SNL season finale, to be hosted by Alec Baldwin.
Originally posted 03/12/2008 03:50PM
It's not exactly up there with getting to be a Rockette on the great stage of Radio City Music Hall, but Today show host Meredith Vieira saw another dream come true Wednesday morning when she got "living legend" – Vieira's very words – Carol Burnett to teach her the comedian's trademark Tarzan yell.
"It's a yodel," the star, 74, promoting her new movie Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who, explained, "so you go from ... the 'chest voice' to the 'head voice.' "
Vieira, 54, scored perhaps a 7 for her efforts. Then the crowd outside the studio in Rockefeller Plaza tried their pipes. They sounded like a jungle full of Tarzans.
Last to attempt to make like the famous (vine)-swinger? Martha Stewart, 66, who ended up sounding like a frog croaking. Advised Burnett: Stick to the cooking.
– Stephen M. Silverman
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