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I Love Lucy: The Very First Show (1990)

TV Movie  -   -  Comedy  -  28 April 1990 (USA)
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The original unaired pilot episode of the classic sitcom finally seen after 40 years.

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Desi Arnaz greets the "I Love Lucy" studio audience and invites them to watch Lucille Ball and the cast film a special extended episode.

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Herself - Host
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Lucy Ricardo / Herself (archive footage)
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Ricky Ricardo / Himself (archive footage)
Bob Carroll Jr. ...
Himself
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Herself (as Madelyn Pugh Davis)
Jerry Hausner ...
Jerry the Agent (archive footage)
Pepito Pérez ...
Himself (archive footage) (as Pepito the Clown)
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The original unaired pilot episode of the classic sitcom finally seen after 40 years.

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28 April 1990 (USA)  »

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Lucille Ball/Desi Arnaz TV Show Audition  »

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$5,000 (estimated)
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When the film was found, the opening and first few seconds of the pilot were damaged beyond repair. This scene was reconstructed for DVD in 2002 with a re-recorded narration by Bob LeMond, 50 years after he originally recorded it. See more »

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