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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 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 film...  more
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    BirthplaceBaltimore, Maryland, USA

    Series WrittenThe Carol Burnett Show

    Episodeswith 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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    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

    Dec. at 86 (1925-2011)

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    Series WrittenThe Carol Burnett Show, Alfred Hitchcock Presents, Chico and the Man, Joe's World, The Partners

    EpisodesCraig's Will, The Prisoner of Fender, Martin of the Movies, with Dinah Shore, Mike Comes Into Money

    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 such...  more
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    David Pollock is a TV producer and screenwriter....  more
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    Dick Clair

    Dec. at 57 (1931-1988)

    BirthplaceSan Francisco, California, USA

    Series WrittenThe Carol Burnett Show, Flo, Soap, Maude, Mama's Family

    EpisodesEpisode 76, with Dinah Shore, with Dick Van Dyke and Tony Randall, Episode 72, Feeb

    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 Life,...  more
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    Elias Davis is a TV producer and screenwriter....  more
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    Liz Sage is a TV producer and screenwriter....  more
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    Pat Proft

    Age: 73

    BirthplaceUSA, Minnesota, Columbia Heights

    Series WrittenThe Carol Burnett Show, Welcome Back, Kotter, Police Squad!, When Things Were Rotten

    EpisodesThe 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 a...  more