Carol Burnett Returns to TV With Kids Talk Show
The iconic comedian will bring her unscripted series to Netflix.
Broadway veteran and comedy legend Carol Burnett has announced her next television venture — a Netflix talk show called A Little Help With Carol Burnett.
Variety reports that the 30-minute comedy series will feature the comedian and other celebrities having unscripted conversations with kids from ages four to eight to get their opinions on real-life issues. Netflix has ordered 12 episodes, set to film in front of a live studio audience.
Burnett is best known for her iconic variety series The Carol Burnett Show, which ran from 1967-78. She famously originated the role of Princess Winnifred in Once Upon a Mattress on Broadway in 1959 (Tony nomination) and earned a Special Tony Award in 1969. She was last seen on Broadway in 2014 in a revival of A.R. Gurney's Love Letters.