Sun. Jun 16th, 2019

Tim Conway, Star Of ‘The Carol Burnett Show,’ Dies At 85

Tim Conway

RadioOnFire.com - "The Carol Burnett Show" star Tim Conway has died at the age of 85.

A representative told PEOPLE Conway died Tuesday morning in the Los Angeles area following complications from normal pressure hydrocephalus. A representative told Variety he died from water on the brain.

He had been battling a longtime illness prior to his death, a representative told CNN.

Conway was best known for his work on "The Carol Burnett Show," bringing the characters Oldest Man and Mr. Tudball to life. He won a Golden Globe Award for the series in 1976, along with Emmys in 1973, 1977 and 1978.

"The Carol Burnett Show" aired on CBS from 1967-1978. The ensemble cast included Harvey Korman, Vicki Lawrence and Lyle Waggoner.

Besides his four Emmys with Burnett, Conway got two more for guest appearances on "Coach" and "30 Rock."

Conway also had a modest but steady movie career, appearing in such films as "The Apple Dumpling Gang."

 

Source WBAL
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