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Better Call Saul Director Reveals How They Got Carol Burnett

Better Call Saul is nearing its series finale, and fans of Breaking Bad have been eager to see Walter White (Bryan Cranston) and Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul) show up before the final episode. While the latest episode, "Nippy," didn't feature any Breaking Bad cameos, there was a fun surprise. Legendary comedic actor Carol Burnett appeared in the episode as Marion, the mother of Jeff (Pat Healy) the cab driver who recognized Gene as Saul Goodman. "Nippy" director Michelle MacLaren (who also directed 11 episodes of Breaking Bad) spoke with The Hollywood Reporter about the episode and revealed how Burnett got involved with the Emmy-nominated series.
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Jim O’Heir talks ‘Better Call Saul’ role, Carol Burnett and Cinnabons

It’s lucky that Jim O’Heir is a Cinnabon fan — since his “Better Call Saul” guest-starring role required him to scarf down scads of the mega-sugary cinnamon rolls. “They brought in 100 fresh [Cinnabons] each day,” O’Heir told The Post. “One day, after one of the takes, I went to my little break area and a medic comes up and says, ‘Hi, Jim, I’m going to check to make sure your blood-sugar levels aren’t getting out of hand.’ I did end up eating a lot of them … it was so important to the storyline that the director [Michelle MacLaren] got...

The Ever Approachable Carol Burnett: A Personal Experience

A few years ago I had the great honor to meet Carol Burnett on two different occasions. First, she appeared with the late Tim Conway at the Saban Theatre in Beverly Hills for a special signing of her second memoir, This Time Together. That book title was inspired by the closing musical theme she would sign (at the end of which she delightfully motioned her famous "ear-tug").

Carol Burnett to guest in final run of Better Call Saul

In a season where anything can happen, they called... Carol. Better Call Saul will feature Carol Burnett during its final run of episodes, AMC announced on Monday. Little was revealed was about the guest spot by the groundbreaking actress/comedian, other than that she will pop up playing a character named Marion.

Salute to Carol Burnett Auditions

The Canton Festival Theater is happy to announce that live community theater is returning to the Lewis Street Playhouse in Canton. The CFT will be presenting. “ A Salute to Carol Burnett”. The show will feature local talent in several of Carols’ greatest skits from her TV show as well as musical numbers from artists popular at that time such as Nancy Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., the Carpenters, Mama Cass, Steve and Eddy, etc.

Carol Burnett to Appear on Better Call Saul's Final Season

Better call Carol: AMC Networks has announced Carol Burnett will appear as a guest star on the sixth and final season of Better Call Saul. The six-time Emmy Award-winner, best known for hosting the variety sketch series The Carol Burnett Show, will portray a character named Marion when the Breaking Bad spinoff series returns with its final six episodes on July 11. "I'm thrilled to be a part of my favorite show," Burnett said in a statement announcing her guest-starring Saul role.