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    Carol Burnett Returns As Verla Grubbs On All My Children. (Video...

    Thursday, September 01 2011

    One last Time.

    Updated September 1:

    "Entertainment Tonight" recently aired a first look at Carol's Pine Valley return. Watch the video right here on Soaps.com.



    Updated August 22:

    According to TV Guide, Carol Burnett will reprise her role of Verla Grubbs on September 6 and 7. She will turn up for a Pine Valley High School reunion and compete against Opal (Jill Larsen) for the affections of her ex Sam Brady (Jason Kincaid).

    Originally posted June 24:

    In the spirit of celebrating Pine Valley's history as the end draws near, many former "All My Children" actors are returning to pay their respects. Another big name has just been added to those reprising their roles: Carol Burnett!

    Burnett played Verla Grubbs, Langley Wallingford's (Louis Edmonds) long lost daughter, in 1984 and returned for the show's 25th anniversary in 1995 and 35th anniversary in 2005. She will make one last appearance on the departing ABC soap in September in scenes with Susan Lucci (Erica) and Jill Larsen (Opal).

    In a statement, Julia Hanan Carruthers (executive producer) said, "It is our honor and pleasure to welcome back Carol Burnett to Pine Valley. Verla Grubbs is a beloved member of the 'All My Children' family and we look forward to reprising her character."

    Are you looking forward to Carol/Verla's return? Vote and comment below.



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    USER COMMENTS

    Posted by Jo Ann Zinaman at Saturday, June 25 2011 12:41 AM



    I think that Carol Burnett must be Devastated that All My Children is going off the Air because she is A Huge Fan of the Soap along with have been on There. I wonder if Carol Burnett is doing Anything to Try and Save All My Children. Jody

    Posted by grandmanean at Saturday, June 25 2011 02:51 AM

    Great news, can't wait to see her back. Just wanted you AMC fans to know that although I stopped watching AMC a few years back, that I do turn it on every day now so that my viewership is totaled in the ratings tally and all the calls (40 of them according to my phone bill I made to ABC in CA & NY (40 of them to support OLTL were also in support of your show as well. Maybe with this new rumor that ABC turned down offers to sell these 2 shows and are trying to find a way to let Frons go, for our "appeasement" apparently, that maybe that will get even more angry e-mails and phone calls out there so we continue to "Save Our Soaps"

    Posted by grandmanean at Friday, September 16 2011 03:38 AM

    Loved Carol's 2 day appearence last week ! The woman is a goldmine of comedic timing and her exit was "classic Carol":-) I was howling over that one !

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