Biography - Carol Burnett VHS
She struggled to break into comedy. But after years of waiting, she became one of the most successful and acclaimed performers of all time. She grew up wanting to be a writer and a cartoonist, but when she got her first laugh in acting class, her life changed overnight. Carol Burnett headed to New York for a shot at the big time, and the rest is show biz history. Explore the remarkable life of the legendary comedienne through interviews with friends, family and costars, including Tim Conway and Harvey Korman. See clips of her breakthrough appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show, The Jack Paar Show and Broadway. And take a long look at the masterful Carol Burnett Variety Hour , which cemented her place in comedy history. Laugh along as BIOGRAPHY profiles Americaís queen of comedy, the legendary Carol Burnett.