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Ethel Mertz (Character)
from "I Love Lucy" (1951)

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Biography:
Ethel Mertz is a fictional character as portrayed... See more »
Alternate Names:
Ethel from 'I Love Lucy '98'

Filmography

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  1. "MADtv"
        - Episode #3.23 (1998) TV episode, Played by Alex Borstein (as Ethel from 'I Love Lucy '98')

  2. "The Richard Bey Show"
    ... aka "9 Broadcast Plaza" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "People Are Talking" - USA (alternative title)
        - I Love Lucy But I Hate You (????) TV episode, Played by Steven Wishnoff

  3. "The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour"
    ... aka "We Love Lucy" - USA (syndication title)
        - Lucy Meets the Mustache (1960) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
        - The Ricardos Go to Japan (1959) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
        - Milton Berle Hides at the Ricardos (1959) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
        - Lucy's Summer Vacation (1959) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
        - Lucy Wants a Career (1959) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
          (8 more)

  4. "I Love Lucy"
    ... aka "Lucy in Connecticut" - USA (rerun title)
    ... aka "The Sunday Lucy Show" - USA (rerun title)
    ... aka "The Top Ten Lucy Show" - USA (rerun title)
        - The Ricardos Dedicate a Statue (1957) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
        - Lucy Raises Tulips (1957) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
        - Country Club Dance (1957) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
        - Building a Bar-B-Q (1957) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
        - Housewarming (1957) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
          (172 more)
  5. I Love Lucy Christmas Show (1956) (TV) Played by Vivian Vance
  6. "Texaco Star Theatre"
    ... aka "Texaco Star Theatre Starring Milton Berle" - USA (original title)
        - Episode #6.23 (1954) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
  7. I Love Lucy (1953) Played by Vivian Vance
Archive Footage:
  1. "The O'Reilly Factor"
        - Watters' World (2014) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
  2. "Pioneers of Television"
        - Sitcoms (2008) TV episode, Played by Vivian Vance
  3. Pioneers of Primetime (1995) (TV) Played by Vivian Vance

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Quotes:
From "The Lucy-Desi Comedy Hour: Lucy Goes to Alaska (#2.3)" (1959)
Ethel Mertz: Oh, now Rick. It's kind of cozy.
Lucy Ricardo: Yeah. Be it ever so humble, there's no place like Nome.
[Lucy and Ethel laugh, but Ricky is not amused]
Ricky Ricardo: Things aren't bad enough, huh?
Ethel Mertz: [stops Fred from getting into the bed] Just a minute. We're going to do this democratically. We're going to draw to see who sleeps where.
Ricky Ricardo: That's right.
[picks up his hat and holds it up]
Lucy Ricardo: Me first. Me first.
Ricky Ricardo: Ah, ah, ah. No cheating.
Lucy Ricardo: My mother... told me... to chose... you.
[...]
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