Tim Conway Slays the Carol Burnett Show Cast With Hilariously Deadpan Stories About Elephants

In a hilarious outtake from the Carol Burnett Show, the incomparable Tim Conway absolutely slayed his fellow castmates with funny stories about circus elephants during a “Mama’s Family” sketch. The stories were delivered straight-faced and in the most deadpan manner, a unique ability for which he was very well known.

Tim Conway destroys his castmates during a “Mama’s Family” sketch on the “Carol Burnett Show” by refusing to let the scene continue until he can finish a story about a circus elephant.

Here’s the legendary “Intercom” sketch, featuring Conway’s incredible style of comedy.

Lori Dorn
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