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"The Lucy Show" (1962) More at IMDbPro »TV series 1962-1968

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Seasons:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6
Release Date:
1 October 1962 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
The wacky misadventures of a forever scheming woman, her reluctant best friend and her cantankerous boss. Full summary »
Awards:
Nominated for Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 8 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
Lucy, Viv and Gale: The Lucy Show Triumvirate See more (26 total) »

Cast

 (Series Cast Summary - 3 of 120)

Lucille Ball ... Lucy Carmichael (156 episodes, 1962-1968)

Gale Gordon ... Mr. Theodore J. Mooney / ... (109 episodes, 1963-1968)

Vivian Vance ... Vivian Bagley / ... (81 episodes, 1962-1968)
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Series Directed by
Jack Donohue (93 episodes, 1962-1968)
Maury Thompson (47 episodes, 1965-1967)
 
Series Writing credits
Irene Kampton (156 episodes, 1962-1968)
Bob Carroll Jr. (59 episodes, 1962-1966)
Madelyn Davis (59 episodes, 1962-1966)
Bob Schiller (48 episodes, 1962-1964)
Bob Weiskopf (48 episodes, 1962-1964)
Robert O'Brien (47 episodes, 1964-1968)
Ray Singer (15 episodes, 1964-1968)
Fred S. Fox (13 episodes, 1963-1967)
Irving Elinson (12 episodes, 1963-1966)
Milt Josefsberg (11 episodes, 1964-1968)
Jerry Belson (11 episodes, 1964-1966)
Garry Marshall (11 episodes, 1964-1966)
Edmund Beloin (6 episodes, 1965-1966)
Henry Garson (6 episodes, 1965-1966)
Dick Chevillat (5 episodes, 1964-1965)
Victor McLeod (3 episodes, 1964-1967)
Howard Ostroff (3 episodes, 1964-1966)
Elroy Schwartz (3 episodes, 1966)
Bill O'Hallaren (2 episodes, 1963)
Leonard Gershe (2 episodes, 1964-1965)

Series Produced by
Tommy Thompson .... producer / associate producer (78 episodes, 1964-1968)
Elliott Lewis .... producer (30 episodes, 1962-1963)
Gary Morton .... executive producer (23 episodes, 1966-1968)
Lucille Ball .... executive producer (9 episodes, 1966)
Jack Donohue .... producer (6 episodes, 1964-1965)
Jack Aldworth .... associate producer (5 episodes, 1962)
Desi Arnaz .... executive producer (5 episodes, 1962)
 
Series Original Music by
Wilbur Hatch (47 episodes, 1962-1968)

Julian Davidson (unknown episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
Maury Gertsman (46 episodes, 1962-1968)
Nicholas Musuraca (3 episodes, 1962)
 
Series Film Editing by
John M. Foley (45 episodes, 1962-1968)
Argyle Nelson Jr. (3 episodes, 1965)
 
Series Casting by
Joseph D'Agosta (30 episodes, 1966-1968)
Kerwin Coughlin (18 episodes, 1962-1966)
 
Series Art Direction by
Rolland M. Brooks (47 episodes, 1962-1968)
Carl Braunger (33 episodes, 1965-1968)
Pato Guzman (6 episodes, 1963-1964)
Claudio Guzmán (5 episodes, 1962)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Arthur Jeph Parker (33 episodes, 1965-1968)
Ross Dowd (15 episodes, 1962-1965)
 
Series Costume Design by
Edward Stevenson (48 episodes, 1962-1968)
 
Series Makeup Department
Irma Kusely .... hairstylist / hair stylist (156 episodes, 1962-1968)
Hal King .... makeup artist (44 episodes, 1962-1968)
Lee Greenway .... makeup artist (8 episodes, 1964-1967)
Charles Blackman .... makeup artist (4 episodes, 1966)
Larry Butterworth .... makeup artist (2 episodes, 1965-1966)
Webster C. Phillips .... makeup artist (2 episodes, 1966)
 
Series Production Management
James Paisley .... production supervisor (27 episodes, 1962-1966)
Lucille Ball .... executive in charge of production (21 episodes, 1966-1968)
Leo Pepin .... production supervisor (20 episodes, 1966-1968)
 
Series Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Louis Nicoletti .... assistant director (30 episodes, 1966-1968)
Tommy Thompson .... assistant director (13 episodes, 1962-1965)
Gregg Peters .... assistant director (4 episodes, 1965-1966)
 
Series Art Department
Kenneth L. Westcott .... property master (48 episodes, 1962-1968)
Joseph Musso .... production illustrator (2 episodes, 1967)

Lloyd R. Apperson .... construction foreman (unknown episodes)
 
Series Sound Department
John Speak .... boom operator (26 episodes, 1962-1963)
Eldon Campbell .... sound engineer / sound (24 episodes, 1964-1967)
Cam McCulloch .... sound engineer / sound mixer (19 episodes, 1962-1968)
Joseph G. Sorokin .... sound editor (19 episodes, 1965-1968)
Charles David Forrest .... sound engineer (4 episodes, 1965-1966)
Terrance Emerson .... sound cable man (4 episodes, 1967-1968)
 
Series Special Effects by
Les Warburton .... special effects (20 episodes, 1966-1968)
 
Series Stunts
Jesse Wayne .... stunts (unknown episodes)
 
Series Camera and Electrical Department
James Niver .... camera coordinator (33 episodes, 1965-1968)
Earl C. Williman .... lamp operator (22 episodes, 1963-1964)
Maury Thompson .... camera coordinator (13 episodes, 1962-1965)

Robert F. Sparks .... camera operator (unknown episodes)
 
Series Costume and Wardrobe Department
Frank Cardinale .... costumer (30 episodes, 1966-1968)
Renita Reachi .... costumer (30 episodes, 1966-1968)
Sharon Thober .... costumer (28 episodes, 1962-1963)
Della Fox .... costumer (17 episodes, 1962-1965)
 
Series Editorial Department
Bill Heath .... editorial supervisor / post-production executive / ... (40 episodes, 1962-1967)
 
Series Music Department
Jack Hunsaker .... music editor (46 episodes, 1962-1968)
Julian Davidson .... music coordinator (45 episodes, 1962-1968)
Marl Young .... composer: original square dance music / special musical arrangements (2 episodes, 1967)
 
Series Transportation Department
Frank Khoury .... driver (1 episode, 1968)
 
Series Other crew
Milt Josefsberg .... script consultant / script advisor (38 episodes, 1964-1968)
Frances Steens .... script supervisor (18 episodes, 1966-1968)
Gary Morton .... production consultant (11 episodes, 1965-1966)
Jack Baker .... choreographer (5 episodes, 1966-1967)
 

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"The Lucille Ball Show" - USA (alternative title)
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Runtime:
30 min | USA:30 min (156 episodes)
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Trivia:
According to "The Beatles Biography" by Robert Spitz, "The Lucy Show" approached the Beatles about appearing in a walk on role, but the Beatles, who were much in demand, turned down the offer.See more »
Quotes:
Vivian Bagley:Don't you remember your children? Mr. Mooney?
Lucy Carmichael:[With amnesia] I have a child named Mr. Mooney?
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7 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
Lucy, Viv and Gale: The Lucy Show Triumvirate, 12 December 2005
Author: shadejford (shadejford@yahoo.com) from Richmond, Virginia

Although it was called "The Lucy Show," the core of this program was always the interaction between Lucille Ball, Vivian Vance and Gale Gordon. Having key film crew personnel from "I Love Lucy" certainly didn't hurt. The show did lose some punch when Vance left for she,along with Ball and Gordon, were "The Lucy Show Triumvirate". However, I feel the post-Vance episodes were almost as enjoyable for they featured interesting and entertaining guest stars. The "Main Street" episode featuring Mel Torme, Paul Winchell AND John Bubbles is a delight for musical fans. Check out the sequence showing Bubbles dancing with Lucy. Also, these later episodes still featured Gale Gordon who bounced off Lucy just as effectively as Vance did. Plus, the addition of Roy Roberts as Gordon's boss helped for he and Gordon bounced off each other well.

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