(born November 15
) is an American comedian and voice actor.
Burns was the head writer and producer for the first season of The Muppet Show. His comedy partner Avery Schreiber guest-starred on the show in Episode 116. He also co-wrote The Muppet Movie (with Jerry Juhl, his successor as Muppet Show head writer).
Burns also provided the voice of the bank president and police officer in the Darkwing Duck episode "Easy Come, Easy Grows".