Lucy Carter, a widow with two teen children, takes a job as a secretary for her stuffy brother-in-law.
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 Lucy Carter / ... (144 episodes, 1968-1974)
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 Harrison Carter / ... (140 episodes, 1968-1974)
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 Kim Carter (116 episodes, 1968-1974)
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 Craig Carter (61 episodes, 1968-1973)
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Lucy Carter, a widow with two teenage kids (Kim and Craig), moves to Los Angeles and takes a job as secretary to her supercilious brother-in-law Harrison Carter, owner of an employment agency. Lucy's overzealous manner often caused her to stumble into embarrassing slapstick situations, much to the chagrin of her best pal Mary Jane. Written by Marty McKee <mmckee@soltec.net>

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Keep your eye on the bouncing Ball. With more bounce than ever. The kids, Desi Jr. and Lucie, compound the comic chaos (season 3) See more »

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23 September 1968 (USA)  »

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Aquí está Lucy  »

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Desi Arnaz Jr. appeared on "The Brady Bunch" as the object of Marcia's crush in the 1970 episode "The Possible Dream" when he was starring on "Here's Lucy". See more »

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Referenced in Wow, It's Cindy (1971) See more »

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Keep Your Memories: Don't Watch It
11 August 2008 | by (Second Star on the Right, Straight on 'Til Morning) – See all my reviews

If you have fond memories of "Here's Lucy" from your childhood, the easiest way to retain them is never to re-watch this series. The plots are trite; the jokes are flat; and the overacting by both Lucille Ball and Gale Gordon is painful to watch.

At one time, Lucy had been the queen of television comedy, but that had been with the benefit of talented writers and a brilliant cast. Without those, Lucy is left to rely only on physical comedy, and that alone cannot carry a show, no matter the laughtrack volume.

I'm convinced that the only reason this series was a ratings success on CBS was that viewers had been watching some version of Lucy on Monday nights since the early '50s, and they were unaware that they could change the channel.


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