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List of The Carol Burnett Show Writers

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List of every famous television writer who has written for The Carol Burnett Show, listed alphabetically with photos when available. List includes anyone who was or is on the writing staff for The Carol Burnett Show. Staff writers as well as guest writers for The Carol Burnett Show are included when available, along with more information about each The Carol Burnett Show writer. If you're an aspiring writer and a fan of The Carol Burnett Show, then this writing staff from The Carol Burnett Show should be studied closely.

Writers include everyone from Barry Levinson to Pat Proft.

This list helps answer the question, “Who wrote for The Carol Burnett Show?”
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Arnie Kogen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of The Carol Burnett Show Writers

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: The Carol Burnett Show, Newhart, The Sinbad Show, The Bob Newhart Show, All American Girl, + more

Episodes: Harry's Friend, Harry's Excellent Adventure, Jail, Jail, the Gang's All Here, + more

Arnie Kogen is an American comedy writer and producer. He has written for TV, film, and is a longtime writer for Mad Magazine. Among his hundreds of Mad bylines, Kogen has written more than 100 ...more
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Barry Levinson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of The Carol Burnett Show Writers
Age: 77

Birthplace: Area code 443, Baltimore, Area code 667, United States of America, United States, + more

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: The Carol Burnett Show

Episodes: with Gloria Swanson, with Dick Van Dyke and Tony Randall

Barry Levinson (born April 6, 1942) is an American filmmaker, screenwriter, and actor. Levinson's best-known works are mid-budget comedy-drama and drama films such as Diner (1982); The Natural ...more
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Bill Richmond is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list List of The Carol Burnett Show Writers

Birthplace: Kentucky, United States of America

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: The Carol Burnett Show, Scorch, I Dream of Jeannie, Welcome Back, Kotter, + more

Episodes: My Son, the Genie, Oo, Oo, I Do (1), + more

William E. Richmond (December 19, 1921 – June 4, 2016) was an American film and television comedy writer and producer, as well as a musician, actor and composer. He co-wrote the screenplays to ...more
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Burt Styler is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list List of The Carol Burnett Show Writers
Dec. at 86 (1925-2011)

Birthplace: New York City, New York

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: The Carol Burnett Show, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Chico and the Man, Joe's World, The Partners, + more

Episodes: Craig's Will, The Prisoner of Fender, Martin of the Movies, with Dinah Shore, Mike Comes Into Money, + more

Burt Malcolm Styler (February 20, 1925 – June 13, 2011) was an American television and film screenwriter and producer. His film credits include Bob Hope comedy Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number! and ...more
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David Pollock is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list List of The Carol Burnett Show Writers

Series Written: The Carol Burnett Show, Frasier, Chico and the Man, Delta House, What's Happening!!, + more

Episodes: Retirement Is Murder, with Dinah Shore, Divorce Story, For Real Men Only, Daddy Mike, + more

David Pollock is a TV producer and screenwriter.
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Dick Clair is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list List of The Carol Burnett Show Writers
Dec. at 57 (1931-1988)

Birthplace: San Francisco, California, USA

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: The Carol Burnett Show, Flo, Soap, Maude, Mama's Family, + more

Episodes: Episode 76, with Dinah Shore, with Dick Van Dyke and Tony Randall, Episode 72, Feeb, + more

Dick Clair (November 12, 1931 – December 12, 1988) was an American television producer, actor and television and film writer, best known for the television sitcoms It's a Living, The Facts of ...more
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Elias Davis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list List of The Carol Burnett Show Writers

Series Written: The Carol Burnett Show, Chico and the Man, One Day at a Time, Growing Pains, All in the Family, + more

Episodes: Retirement Is Murder, The Matriculation of Kent Dorfman, with Dinah Shore, Divorce Story, For Real Men Only, + more

Elias Davis is a TV producer and screenwriter.
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Liz Sage is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list List of The Carol Burnett Show Writers

Series Written: The Carol Burnett Show, Kirk, Mr. Belvedere, The Wayans Bros., Growing Pains, + more

Episodes: Head of State, Rashomama, with Dinah Shore, The Half Monty, The Spare, + more

Liz Sage is a TV producer and screenwriter.
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Pat Proft is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list List of The Carol Burnett Show Writers
Age: 72

Birthplace: USA, Minnesota, Columbia Heights

Nationality: United States of America

Series Written: The Carol Burnett Show, Welcome Back, Kotter, Police Squad!, When Things Were Rotten

Episodes: The French Dis-connection, with Dick Van Dyke and Tony Randall, The Butler Did It (A Bird in the Hand), The Telethon, The Butler Did It (A Bird in the Hand)

Pat Proft is an American comedy writer and actor. Born in Minnesota in 1947, Proft began his career at Dudley Riggs' Brave New Workshop in Minneapolis in the mid 1960s. He went on to perform as ...more