The Emmy Award-winning actress, comedian, singer, dancer and writer, lives here. Carol Burnett, now 67, is best known for her smash success comedy sketch show The Carol Burnett Show that had its heyday in the 1960s and '70s. This show was the first hosted by a woman, which was an incredible feat of its time. The hugely influential entertainment professional’s career spanned seven decades of television.
With vaudeville roots, The Carol Burnett Show was a variety show that combined comedy sketches with song and dance. The comedy sketches included parodies and character bits. Burnett created memorable characters, and both she and the show won numerous Emmy and Golden Globe Awards. Truly ahead of her time Burnette’s comedy would define a generation. Her influence is still felt today, though no one has been able to match her talent or charisma. Her story is one of America’s most treasured, as a clear representation of what it takes to make it. Almost literally rags to riches, from adverse beginnings to the height of showbiz.
Burnette her first Emmy Award in 1962 appearing on The Garry Moore Show. Burnett has written and narrated several memoirs, earning Grammy nominations for almost all of them
In 2005, she was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Truly one of America’s greatest stars. A national treasure beloved by generations.
This beautiful home was recently listed with a $36 million dollar asking price. The one-story home has seven bedrooms and sits on about an acre of land. The property also has views of the Pacific Ocean and islands off the coast.
Over the course of her star studded career and critically acclaimed career, Burnette earned $25 Million in net worth. Truly one of America’s most talented performers ever to grace television, Burnette is one of pop cultures most revered figures.
By tlp333 @ 2008-04-24 08:30:31