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In the FOXlight With Michael Tammero: Barry Levinson

Oscar-winning film director Barry Levinson is responsible for such unforgettable classics as "The Natural," "Rain Man," "Bugsy" and many, many more.

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Oscar-winning film director Barry Levinson is responsible for such unforgettable classics as "The Natural," "Rain Man," "Bugsy" and many, many more. But did you know that he got his start in show business by writing for “The Carol Burnett Show”?

Levinson recounted this early TV experience to FOXlight’s Michael Tammero, describing it as a great learning process. “Because they really rehearsed … they worked it like a play,” remembers Levinson. And when asked about whether or not that kind of variety show would be reintroduced into TV, the director responded, “I think, somehow, it will come back.”

Watch the video above and find out what's next for the legendary Levinson.