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Bernadette Peters & Kristin Chenoweth to Honor Carol Burnett on TV Tribute to 'The Carol Burnett Show'

By   Posted 9.12.2017   Announcements, #CarolBurnett, #TheCarolBurnettShow

Upcoming Hello Dolly! star Bernadette Peters and fellow Tony winner Kristin Chenoweth are among the talents set to honor Tony-winning stage and TV icon Carol Burnett on CBS' Carol Burnett 50th Anniversary Special, Deadline reports. The two-hour program looking back on the long-running variety series The Carol Burnett Show will air on December 3 at 8:00pm on CBS.

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Carol Burnett
(Photo: Emilio Madrid-Kuser)

Peters and Chenoweth will be joined by original Carol Burnett Show stars Vicki Lawrence and Lyle Waggoner along with costume designer Bob Mackie, performing in tribute to Burnett. Other stars slated to participate include Tony winner Martin Short, Tony nominee Harry Connick Jr., Jim Carrey, Stephen Colbert, Bill Hader, Jay Leno, Jane Lynch and upcoming A Christmas Story star Maya Rudolph.

Click here for the full Broadway.com article published by Andy Lefkowitz on September 7, 2017.