Comedy Legend Carol Burnett to guest star in Better Call Saul final season
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Comedy legend Carol Burnett will guest star in the sixth and final season of Better Call Saul.
She’ll play a character named Marion. Nothing else has been revealed yet. The final episodes will conclude the complex arc of Jimmy McGill (Bob Odenkirk) becoming the “criminal lawyer” Saul Goodman.
“I’m thrilled to be a part of my favorite show,” said Burnett.
Six-time Emmy winner Burnett is known for her groundbreaking comedy-variety series The Carol Brunett Show which ran for 11 seasons from 1967 to 1978. She is also famously known for her portrayal of Agatha Hannigan in the 1982 film Annie.
Her most recent credits include appearances in the Mad About You revival and a voice role in Scooby-Doo and Guess Who? on the small screen. In film, she voiced the character Chairol Burnett in Toy Story 4, and appeared in 2020’s All Together Now.
As prevously announced, Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul, will appear reprising their Breaking Bad roles of Walter White and Jesse Pinkman, respectively, as the show comes to an end.
Better Call Saul stars Bob Odenkirk, Jonathan Banks, Rhea Seehorn, Patrick Fabian, Michael Mando, Tony Dalton and Giancarlo Esposito and is executive produced by Peter Gould, Vince Gilligan, Mark Johnson, Melissa Bernstein, Thomas Schnauz, Gordon Smith, Alison Tatlock, Diane Mercer, and Michael Morris.
The series, produced by Sony Pictures Television, returns for its final six episodes beginning Monday, Monday, July 11 at 9 pM on AMC and AMC+ with the series finale on August 15.