Carol Burnett, one of America’s most beloved entertainers, is gearing up to celebrate her 90th birthday with a massive NBC special. The show will feature a star-studded lineup of performers and tributes to Burnett’s illustrious career in television and comedy. One of the highlights of the special will be a reunion between Burnett and her longtime friend and collaborator, Julie Andrews.
Andrews and Burnett first met in the late 1950s and went on to perform together on several television shows and specials. The two stars have remained close over the years, and their reunion is sure to be a highlight of the birthday celebration.
The special will also feature appearances by a range of other celebrities and performers, all paying tribute to Burnett’s incredible career. Burnett got her start in entertainment in the late 1950s, appearing on a number of variety shows and television specials. In 1967, she launched her own variety show, “The Carol Burnett Show,” which became a hit with audiences and ran for 11 seasons.
The show featured a mix of sketches, musical performances, and guest appearances by a who’s who of Hollywood celebrities. Burnett’s trademark comedy style, which blended slapstick humor with a sharp wit, has made her a beloved figure among generations of fans.
The upcoming NBC special is sure to be a fitting tribute to Burnett’s incredible career and impact on American culture. Fans of the iconic entertainer are eagerly anticipating the show, which promises to be a night of laughter, music, and celebration.