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Carol Burnett Net Worth:Carol Creighton Burnett (born April 26, 1933) is an American actress, comedian, singer, and writer. She is best known for her long-running TV variety show, The Carol Burnett Show, for CBS. She has achieved success on stage, television, and film in varying genres including dramatic and comedy roles.After a difficult childhood in San Antonio, Texas with alcoholic parents, Burnett discovered acting and comedy in college. She performed in nightclubs in New York City and had a breakout success on Broadway in 1959 in Once Upon a Mattress, receiving a Tony Award nomination. She soon made her television debut, regularly appearing on The Garry Moore Show for the next three years, and winning her first Emmy Award in 1962. Burnett moved to Los Angeles, California and began an 11-year run as star of The Carol Burnett Show on CBS television from 1967 to 1978. With its vaudeville roots, The Carol Burnett Show was a variety show that combined comedy sketches with song and dance. The comedy sketches included film parodies and character pieces. Burnett created many memorable characters during the show's television run, and both she and the show won numerous Emmy and Golden Globe Awards.During and after her variety show, Burnett appeared in many television and film projects. Her film roles include Pete 'n' Tillie (1972), The Four Seasons (1981), Annie (1982), Noises Off (1992), and Horton Hears a Who! (2008). On television, she has appeared in other sketch shows; in dramatic roles in 6 Rms Riv Vu (1974) and Friendly Fire (1979); in various well-regarded guest roles, such as in Mad About You, for which she won an Emmy Award; and in specials with Julie Andrews, Dolly Parton, Beverly Sills, and others. She also returned to the Broadway stage in 1995 in Moon Over Buffalo, for which she was nominated for a Tony Award.
|Birth date:||April 26, 1933|
|Birth place:||San Antonio, Texas, United States|
|Profession:||Comedian, Singer, Actor, Dancer, Writer, Voice Actor, Television producer|
|Education:||Hollywood High School, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)|
|Spouse:||Brian Miller (m. 2001), Joe Hamilton (m. 1963–1984), Don Saroyan (m. 1955–1962)|
|Children:||Carrie Hamilton, Erin Hamilton, Jody Hamilton|
|Parents:||Ina Louise Creighton, Joseph Thomas Burnett|
|Awards:||Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award (2016), Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress - Comedy Series (1997), Kennedy Center Honors (2003), People's Choice Awards, TV Land Legend Award (2005), Golden Globe Award for Best TV Star - Female (1968), Special Tony Award (1969)|
|Nominations:||Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy, Tony Award for Best Lead Actress in a Musical, Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series, Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Writing - Variety Series, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Limited Series or a Movie, Tony Award for Best Lead Actress in a Play, Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actress In A Mini-series or Motion Picture Made for Television, Goodreads Choice Awards Best Memoir & Autobiography, Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Variety, Music or Comedy Special, Primetime Emmy Award for Best Lead Actress in a Drama|
|Movies:||"Once Upon a Mattress" (2005), "A Wedding" (1978), "Pete 'n' Tillie" (1972), "Get Bruce" "Annie" (1982), "Post Grad" (2009)|
|TV shows:||"The Garry Moore Show", "The Paul Winchell and Jerry Mahoney Show" (1955), "The Colbert Report" (2005-2014)|