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Where Is Carol Burnett Now?

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Carol Creighton Burnett is an American comedian, actress, and singer, whose groundbreaking comedy variety show The Carol Burnett Show, which originally aired on CBS, was one of the first to be hosted by a woman. Burnett has performed on stage, television and film in varying genres including dramatic and comedic roles. She has also received numerous accolades including six Primetime Emmy Awards, a Grammy Award, a Tony Award, and seven Golden Globe Awards.

She was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2005, the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor in 2013, and the Screen Actors Guild Life Achievement Award in 2015.

Carol Burnett was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas until her family moved to Hollywood, living a block away from Hollywood Boulevard. She attended the Hollywood High School, and eventually studied theater and musical comedy at UCLA.

Later, Burnett performed in nightclubs in New York City and had a breakout success on Broadway in 1959 in Once Upon a Mattress, for which she received a Tony Award nomination. Burnett soon made her television debut, regularly appearing on The Garry Moore Show for the next three years, and won her first Emmy Award in 1962.

Where Is Carol Burnett Now?

At age 90, Carol Burnett is still active in the entertainment industry.

Source: Vimbuzz.com

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