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‘Call Me Kat’: ‘Mama’ Vicki Lawrence To Play Leslie Jordan’s Mother In Fox Comedy Following Star’s Death

EXCLUSIVE: Emmy Award-winner Vicki Lawrence (Mama’s Family, The Carol Burnett Show) is set to guest star in an upcoming episode of Fox’s Call Me Kat‘s third season. Following the death of series regular Leslie Jordan, who Lawrence co-starred alongside in Fox’s The Cool Kids, she will portray his character Phil’s mother Lurlene Crumpler. Lurlene is a no-nonsense woman who fills in as the cafe’s baker while he’s on vacation. “Leslie’s death absolutely affected the storylines,” series executive producer Maria Ferrari revealed to Deadline. “We can exclusively confirm that Phil’s mother will be featured in an episode that we’re shooting right now....
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Call Me Kat: Leslie Jordan's Last Episode Gets Airdate; Fox Comedy Enlists Vicki Lawrence to Play [Spoiler]

Call Me Kat fans will see the last of Phil when Fox airs the late Leslie Jordan‘s final episode on Thursday, Dec. 1 (at 9:30/8:30c). Additionally, Deadline reports that Jordan’s former Cool Kids castmate, Emmy Award winner Vicki Lawrence, will appear in an upcoming episode as Phil’s mother Lurlene Crumpler. The “no-nonsense” Lurlene fills in as the cafe’s baker while her sweet-as-cherry-pie son is “on vacation.” “We know the spirit of Phil will certainly be with her,” executive producer Jim Patterson tells Deadline. “It’s going to be fun to have that character doing some of the same in-jokes we did when...
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Vicki Lawrence will return to stage in The Villages

Emmy Award-winning comedienne Vicki Lawrence will return in February to the stage in The Villages. Lawrence, known for her years on the “Carol Burnett Show” will perform at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4 at The Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center. This show is in support of Cornerstone Hospice.
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HOT PICKS: Vicki Lawrence tops this weekend's nightlife June 3-5

HOT PICK Saturday Two-woman show: Fans of ’80s television are sure to recognize singer, comedian and actress Vicki Lawrence when she's in makeup as Thelma Harper (Mama), the beloved senior citizen she portrayed on the sitcom "Mama's Family" that ran from 1983 to 1990. The persona first appeared on "The Carol Burnett Show" during the ’70s.  ...
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The Venue Report, June 2022: Vicki Lawrence, Son Volt, Doug Kershaw—and More!

June is here—and so are triple-digit temperatures! Stay safe; stay hydrated; and stay entertained with all that the valley has to offer this month. Fantasy Springs has a diverse musical lineup set for June. At 8 p.m., Saturday, June 4, blues-rock legend Boz Scaggs is coming to Indio. Tickets range from $49 to $69. MCA Nashville recording artist Josh Turner is bringing the country at 8 p.m., Friday, June 17. Tickets are $29 to $59. At 8 p.m., Sunday, June 26, get another chance to see Mexican singer/songwriter Carin Leon after he quickly sold out his June 24 show. Tickets are $59 to $159. Fantasy Springs Resort Casino, 84245 Indio Springs Parkway, Indio; 760-342-5000; www.fantasyspringsresort.com.
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