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The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour is a collection of thirteen one-hour specials airing occasionally from 1957 to 1960, and originally served as part of Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse. Its original network title was The Ford Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz Show for the first season, and The Westinghouse Desilu Playhouse Presents The Lucille Ball-Desi Arnaz Show for the following seasons. It was the successor to the classic comedy, I Love Lucy, and featured the same major cast members. The production schedule avoided the grind of a regular weekly series.

Desilu produced the show, which was mostly filmed at their Los Angeles studios with occasional on-location shoots at Lake Arrowhead, Las Vegas and Sun Valley, Idaho. CBS reran the show under the "Lucy-Desi" title during the summers of 1962-1967, after which it went into syndication.

  1. Jess Oppenheimer

    Creator

  2. Bob Carroll

    Creator

  3. Madelyn Pugh

    Creator

Series Cast

  1. Lucille Ball

    Lucille Ball

    Lucy Ricardo

    12 Episodes

  2. Desi Arnaz

    Desi Arnaz

    Ricky Ricardo

    12 Episodes

  3. Vivian Vance

    Vivian Vance

    Ethel Mertz

    12 Episodes

  4. William Frawley

    William Frawley

    Fred Mertz

    12 Episodes

  5. Keith Thibodeaux

    Little Ricky (as Little Ricky)

    12 Episodes

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The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour

Season 3

1959 | 3 Episodes

Season 3 of The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour premiered on September 25, 1959.

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The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour
The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour

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Status Ended

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Certification -

Type Scripted

Original Language English

Runtime 60m

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