About I Love Lucy
With almost 200 episodes produced, the time-honored comedy classic set the standard for TV sitcoms. Lucy Ricardo is a scatterbrained housewife whose husband Ricky is a bandleader at a nightclub. Lucy and Ricky’s best friends are landlords Fred and Ethel Mertz, who often become unwitting participants in Lucy’s get-rich-quick and other wild schemes. From sneaking into Ricky’s shows to hiding household indiscretions, Lucy’s antics have held audiences’ attention for decades, making her one of TV’s most beloved characters.
Lucille Ball | Desi Arnaz | Wiliam Frawley