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From ‘McHale’s Navy’ and ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ to ‘Dorf,’ ‘SpongeBob’ and ’30 Rock,’ Tim Conway was like everybody’s favorite, goofy uncle. Just way more talented.

Tim Conway, who passed away Tuesday at age 85 following brain surgery last year, amused generations with his work on TV’s “McHale’s Navy” and “The Carol Burnett Show,” in Disney family films, that weird but apparently lucrative “Dorf” video series and as a cartoon voice for the likes of “SpongeBob SquarePants” and others. Close to a comic genius even if the deadpan delivery and extended silliness that were the polar marks of his humor may not have always indicated his true finesse, the longtime ...
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Remembering Tim Conway, advertising funnyman

Legendary funnyman Tim Conway, whose gift for physical comedy — and his ability to make his fellow castmates on the “Carol Burnett Show” break character and dissolve into bellylaughs — has died at the age of 85. "I've never been comfortable as the star," Conway told the Archive of American Television, according to his NPR obituary. "I don't feature myself as being the head man. I would much rather stand in the background and make small, funny things go, than be up at the head of the class." ...
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Remembering Tim Conway: Carol Burnett, Judd Apatow, RuPaul, more stars pay tribute

Carol Burnett led a parade of celebrities paying tribute to actor and comedian Tim Conway after his death Tuesday at age 85.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Tim Conway dies at 85; Carol Burnett is 'heartbroken'

Tim Conway, who made viewers and castmates on "The Carol Burnett Show" variety show weep with laughter, died at the age of 85. Burnett said she's "heartbroken."            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Comedian and actor Tim Conway dies after long illness

By LYNN ELBER and MARK KENNEDY LOS ANGELES — Tim Conway, the impish second banana to Carol Burnett who won four Emmy Awards on her TV variety show, starred aboard “McHale’s Navy” and later voiced the role of Barnacle Boy for “Spongebob Squarepants,” has died. He was 85. Conway died Tuesday morning in a Los Angeles care facility after a long illness, according to Howard Bragman, who heads LaBrea Media. Conway’s wife, Charlene Fusco, and a daughter, Jackie, were at his side. A native of Ohio, Conw...
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Comedian Tim Conway of ‘Carol Burnett Show’ Dies at 85

The stellar second banana to Carol Burnett who won four Emmy Awards on her TV variety show, has died, according to his publicist. He was 85.
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Tim Conway, star of 'Carol Burnett Show,' dies at 85

Tim Conway, who once made viewers and castmates on the "Carol Burnett Show" variety show weep with laughter, has died at the age of 85.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Tim Conway, Comedian and ‘Carol Burnett Show’ Star, Dies at 85

Tim Conway, the agile comedian who was a core member of the “The Carol Burnett Show” troupe and starred in a string of Disney film comedies in the 1970s, died Tuesday morning in Los Angeles. He was 85. A rep for Conway tells Variety he died from water on the brain. In later years, Conway […]
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Comedian Tim Conway of ‘The Carol Burnett Show’ dies at 85

Besides his four Emmys with Carol Burnett's show, Conway got two more for guest appearances on "Coach" and "30 Rock."
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Carol Burnett’s Memoir Carrie & Me Heads to the Big Screen

Carol Burnett’s memoir Carrie & Me heads to the big screen The Carol Burnett-penned memoir Carrie and Me: A Mother-Daughter Love Story is being adapted for the big screen at Focus Features, per news from The Hollywood Reporter. In her 2014 book, the legendary comedian looking back at her life as a working mother, actress and producer through the lens of her relationship with her late daughter Carrie Hamilton. Unfortunately, Hamilton died of pneumonia at age 38 in 2002. ...
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Carol Burnett’s Mother-Daughter Story ‘Carrie and Me’ in Development as a Movie

Carol Burnett’s bestseller “Carrie and Me: A Mother-Daughter Love Story” is in the works as a movie at Focus Features with Burnett, Tina Fey, Eric Gurian, and Steven Rogers producing. Burnett will produce through her Mabel Cat Productions with Fey and Gurian under their production banner Little Stranger along with Rogers (“I, Tonya”). The sibling […]
Tags: News, Carol Burnett, Rogers, BURNETT, Carrie, Fey, Focus Features, Gurian, Steven Rogers, Mabel Cat Productions, Burnett Tina Fey Eric Gurian

Seth Rogen Enters ‘The Twilight Zone,’ Josh Radnor Joins ‘The Hunt’

Two Jordan Peele-produced series have gained new stars. The Twilight Zone cast has welcomed Seth Rogen into its fold, while How I Met Your Mother‘s Josh Radnor joined Amazons Nazi-hunting vengeance series The Hunt. Seth Rogen Joins The Twilight Zone Cast Seth Rogen is entering The Twilight Zone. The Neighbors actor is the latest to join the star-studded cast of the highly anticipated sci-fi/fantasy revival series, which includes the likes of Greg Kinnear, Kumail Nanjiani, John Cho,Ike Bari...
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Why Taraji P. Henson Is the ‘Comedy Love Baby of Carol Burnett and Will Smith’

Taraji P. Henson not only stars in the movie “What Men Want,” but she says she does indeed know what men want. “The same things women want,” Henson told Variety at the movie’s premiere on Monday night in Los Angeles. “Especially in a relationship. They want peace, quiet, they want food, they want unconditional love, […]
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Kaley Cuoco: 'Not only was I standing, I was bawling' during Carol Burnett speech

"I was reading some comments about the evening, and I saw a bunch of people posting that I didn't stand up during Carol Burnett's speech," Cuoco said in an Instagram Story. "Are you crazy? Not only was I standing, I was bawling."            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Golden Globes 2019: The show as told by GIFs

The 2019 Golden Globes marked a different tone from last year’s theme of activism against sexual misconduct that dominated both the speeches and the fashion choices. From Jeff Bridges’ speech to Sandra Oh’s groundbreaking win during Sunday show, it was a night worthy of GIFs. Golden Globes coverage Golden Globes 2019 red carpet fashion: See photos of the stars’ best and worst looks Golden Globes 2019: See photos of the winners, awards show Complete coverage of the 2019 Golden Globes 1. ...
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The Best, Worst and Most Surprising Moments of the 2019 Golden Globes

Sandra Oh wins, Carol Burnett charms and the Dude abides
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7 things people are talking about after the Golden Globes on Sunday

If you had Glenn Close winning best actress for a dramatic movie in your Golden Globes pool on Sunday step forward. Now step back and sit down because you’re lying — not even Glen Close thought her admittedly excellent work in “The Wife” would beat the likes of Lady Gaga in “A Star Is Born” or Melissa McCarthy in “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” The night’s other drama categories went to the Queen biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” and star Rami Malek for his portrayal of frontman Freddie Mercury. However, we...
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Carol Burnett gets inaugural Globes prize for TV achievement

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — More than 50 years after Carol Burnett became the first woman to host a variety sketch show, a stint that would last 11 years and make her a household name, the 85-year-old accepted the very first Carol Burnett Award for lifetime achievement in television at the Golden Globes on Sunday. […]
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From Lady Gaga Jokes To Christian Bale Thanking Satan, These Are The Best Moments Of The Golden Globes

It's the 2019 Golden Globes — we're eating, we're drinking, we're celebrating the most exciting movies and television shows released in the last year. While the evening isn't all fun and games (many of your favorites will be going home trophy-less), it is one of the most relaxing and diverse evenings in Hollywood, thanks to the eclectic mix of talent nominated for an industry accolade. It also helps that our hosts, Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg, have a special type of chemistry usually reserved fo...
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Golden Globes 2019: See photos of the winners, awards show

The 76th annual Golden Globe Awards took place at The Beverly Hilton on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019. See photos from inside the ballroom as the stars arrive, presenters, winners and more. Looking for the red carpet? See the stars’ best and worst looks at the 2019 Golden Globes. This image released by NBC shows Michael Douglas, winner of best actor in a TV series, musical or comedy for his role in “The Kominsky Method” at the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, Sunday, Jan. ...
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Golden Globes 2019: Sandra Oh and Andy Samberg charm awkwardly; Carol Burnett amazes

From the opening to the award winners to the speeches to the jokes, these are the very best (and the very worst) of the 2019 Golden Globe Awards, hosted by Andy Samberg and Sandra Oh.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Carol Burnett Really Wishes Variety Shows on TV Were Still a Thing

Carol Burnett paid emotional tribute to the medium that made her famous as she accepted the inaugural Golden Globe kudo for achievement in television at the 69th awards. But she also made a point of calling out major networks for failing to invest in high-end variety shows such as “The Carol Burnett Show,” which ran […]
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Carol Burnett Is ‘Gobsmacked’ At Golden Globes Honor Named After Her

The legendary actress said she didn't think TV networks would take a chance on her type of comedy today.
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Carol Burnett gives moving ode to TV in Golden Globes speech

Carol Burnett is glad she and TV audiences had some time together when they did.
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Funny fashion flashback: Carol Burnett’s most iconic TV looks

On Sunday night, comedic legend Carol Burnett will be awarded the Golden Globes’ inaugural award for special achievement in television, named — what else? — the Carol Burnett Award. Burnett took home her first Globe in 1968 and has since won four more, with an additional 11 nominations. Much of that recognition came for her...
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Golden Globes 2019: 5 moments to watch for at Sunday's star-packed show

From Lady Gaga's possible big win to a celebration of Carol Burnett, here are five moments you'll want to see at Sunday's Golden Globe Awards on NBC.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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From Sketch Comedy to Mentorship: Cementing Carol Burnett’s Legacy With a Special Golden Globe

Carol Burnett is the kind of acclaimed performer whose awards attention isn’t merely focusing on EGOTing (although she is almost there, having won six Emmys, a Grammy and a special Tony). The legendary actress and comedian has also picked up two Peabody Awards, the Kennedy Center Mark Twain Prize for Humor, the Presidential Medal of […]
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Soul Serenade: Nancy Wilson, “Face It Girl, It’s Over”

Happy New Year! During the holidays I decided to determine once and for all how long I’ve been writing this column. I searched the Popdose archives for that first column which I knew featured the King Curtis song that gave the column its name. And there it was, published on April 15, 2010. Soul Serenade is approaching its ninth birthday. In that whole time I’ve only taken a few weeks off (alright, one of them was last week) so simple math tells me that there have been well over 400 entries in th...
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Your New Year's Eve Horoscope Is Here

You may have your plans sorted for NYE, but do you know what the stars hold in store for you when the new year begins?Mars enters Aries on the evening of the 31st, lighting our inner fires. We’re ready to get this party started, but there's a catch. We will also have a waning moon in Scorpio, which could cause our emotions to take a turn for the dramatic. Be aware of how jealousy and negativity could needle their way into your words. Scorpio moons aren't all bad, though, they can also bring a l...
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Jeff Bridges to Receive Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes

Jeff Bridges will be the next recipient of the Golden Globe’s Cecil B. DeMille Award, which honors those with “outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment.” Bridges will receive the award at the upcoming 76th annual Golden Globe Awards, set to air in January. The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced that Jeff Bridges will receive the 2019 Cecil B. DeMille Award at the upcoming ceremony, honoring a diverse and impressive career that has included classics like The Big Lebo...
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