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"I Love Lucy" The Gossip (1952)

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Original Air Date:
24 March 1952 (Season 1, Episode 24)
The boys and girls bet each other breakfast in bed for a month that they can't stop gossiping. | Add synopsis »


 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Lucille Ball ... Lucy Ricardo

Desi Arnaz ... Ricky Ricardo

Vivian Vance ... Ethel Mertz

William Frawley ... Fred Mertz
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Bob Jellison ... Milkman (as Robert Jellison)
Richard Reeves ... Bill Foster (as Dick Reeves)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Marc Daniels 
Writing credits
Jess Oppenheimer (written by) &
Madelyn Davis (written by) (as Madelyn Pugh) &
Bob Carroll Jr. (written by)

Produced by
Desi Arnaz .... executive producer
Jess Oppenheimer .... producer
Al Simon .... associate producer
Original Music by
Eliot Daniel 
Wilbur Hatch 
Cinematography by
Karl Freund 
Film Editing by
Dann Cahn 
Casting by
Mercedes Manzanares 
Makeup Department
Max Factor .... makeup artist
Bertha French .... key hair stylist
Music Department
Tony Terran .... musician: trumpet player
Other crew
Lee Scott .... choreographer

Series Crew
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Sound Department
Jim Bullock .... sound editor
John Speak .... boom operator
Camera and Electrical Department
Louie Anderson .... camera operator
Emily Daniels .... camera coordinator
Sam Leavitt .... camera operator
Music Department
Ralph Carmichael .... composer: incidental music
Other crew
Bob Gilbreath .... helicopter pilot
Hal Hudson .... network supervisor
Frank Inn .... animal trainer
Maury Thompson .... script supervisor
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Additional Details

30 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

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