Tim Conway, star of the 'Carol Burnett Show,' dies at 85

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Actor and comedian Tim Conway, best known for his work on "The Carol Burnett Show", died on Tuesday morning in Los Angeles, according to his publicist.

A six-time Emmy Award victor, Conway died Tuesday at 8:45 a.m.in Los Angeles, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Conway died at his Los Angeles home earlier today after suffering complications from Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus.

Comedians Carol Burnett and Tim Conway pictured on November 12, 2013, in Beverly Hills, California. He frequently guest-starred on the most popular shows of the day, including Married with Children and Mad About You.

Conway's later work included voicing a character on SpongeBob SquarePants and The Simpsons. He won two more Emmys for guest appearances on Coach and 30 Rock.

She said Conway would stick with a sketch's script through dress rehearsal but once it was time to tape the performance for a broadcast, he began freelancing.

"Nobody could be with Tim and keep a straight face once he got on a roll", Burnett said in a 2003 interview with the Television Academy Foundation.

He penned his memoir, which was released in 2013, titled What's So Funny? They also co-starred on "Carol Burnett & Company" and a revival of the original "Carol Burnett Show" in 1991.

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

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