Carol Burnett is an American actress, comedienne, singer and writer. She is best known for her long-running eponymous TV variety show The Carol Burnett Show.She has achieved success on stage, television and film. Her past roles include Pete 'n' Tillie, The Four Seasons, Annie, Noises Off,Horton Hears a Who! and the television show Mad About You, for which she won an Emmy Award. She was also back on Broadway in 1995 in Moon Over Buffalo, for which she was nominated for a Tony Award. Recently she has appeared on the popular television show Glee and had a recurring role on the daytime soap All My Children.