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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:
The black and white episodes were the funniest. 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 Aldworth .... associate producer (7 episodes, 1962)
Desi Arnaz .... executive producer (7 episodes, 1962)
Jack Donohue .... producer (6 episodes, 1964-1965)
 
Series Original Music by
Wilbur Hatch (49 episodes, 1962-1968)

Julian Davidson (unknown episodes)
 
Series Cinematography by
Maury Gertsman (47 episodes, 1962-1968)
Nicholas Musuraca (3 episodes, 1962)
 
Series Film Editing by
John M. Foley (47 episodes, 1962-1968)
Argyle Nelson Jr. (3 episodes, 1965)
 
Series Casting by
Joseph D'Agosta (30 episodes, 1966-1968)
Kerwin Coughlin (19 episodes, 1962-1966)
 
Series Art Direction by
Rolland M. Brooks (49 episodes, 1962-1968)
Carl Braunger (33 episodes, 1965-1968)
Claudio Guzmán (7 episodes, 1962)
Pato Guzman (6 episodes, 1963-1964)
 
Series Set Decoration by
Arthur Jeph Parker (33 episodes, 1965-1968)
Ross Dowd (17 episodes, 1962-1965)
 
Series Costume Design by
Edward Stevenson (50 episodes, 1962-1968)
 
Series Makeup Department
Irma Kusely .... hairstylist / hair stylist (156 episodes, 1962-1968)
Hal King .... makeup artist (46 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 (29 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 (16 episodes, 1962-1965)
Gregg Peters .... assistant director (4 episodes, 1965-1966)
 
Series Art Department
Kenneth L. Westcott .... property master (50 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 (21 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 (16 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 (18 episodes, 1962-1965)
 
Series Editorial Department
Bill Heath .... editorial supervisor / post-production executive / ... (41 episodes, 1962-1967)
 
Series Music Department
Jack Hunsaker .... music editor (49 episodes, 1962-1968)
Julian Davidson .... music coordinator (48 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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Did You Know?

Trivia:
Vivian Vance left the program after the third season, because she lived in Connecticut and tired of commuting and leaving her husband.See more »
Quotes:
Lucy Carmichael:Weren't you ever a teenager?
Theodore J. Mooney:Well, of course, what do you think?
Lucy Carmichael:I thought one day they opened the bank vault and out you popped, full grown and stingy!
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Movie Connections:
Featured in Looker (1981)See more »

FAQ

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9 out of 12 people found the following review useful.
The black and white episodes were the funniest., 24 December 1999
Author: SkippyDevereaux from Parkersburg, West Virginia

The black and white episodes were the funniest of the entire series. Maybe this has to do with Vivian Vance, who was better here than in the "I Love Lucy" show. I always thought that Viv was the glue that held those earlier episodes together. Who could ever forget the episode about "Crazy Crunch" or of the Christmas episode about "Chris Crinkle".

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