CAROL BURNETT: THE MARK TWAIN PRIZE

CAROL BURNETT: THE MARK TWAIN PRIZE

Fri, 01/03/2014 - 8:00pm

Credit: Courtesy of WETA

A salute to comedic icon Carol Burnett, recipient of the 16th Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. 

Carol Burnett — comedic icon and all-around performing legend — is the guest of honor when, for the 16th year, the comedy world convenes in Washington, DC, to toast this year’s recipient of the Kennedy Center’s Mark Twain Prize for American Humor. The all-star cast includes Julie Andrews, Lucie Arnaz, Tony Bennett, Tim Conway, Tina Fey, Rashida Jones, Vicki Lawrence, Amy Poehler, Maya Rudolph, Martin Short and Rosemary Watson. CAROL BURNETT: THE MARK TWAIN PRIZE, airing Friday, January 3, 2014 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV, features comedic highlights from Burnett’s half-century in show business.

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