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Lucy Ricardo hologram to be unveiled at Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, Jerry Seinfeld headlines

Lucy Ricardo hologram to be unveiled at Lucille Ball Comedy Festival, Jerry Seinfeld headlines

By | November 21, 2014 at 5:44 pm | No comments

Jerry Seinfeld will headline the 2015 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival on Saturday, Aug. 1 at the Jamestown Savings Bank Arena. The comedy festival in the I Love Lucy star's hometown takes place each summer to celebrate Lucille Ball's spirit of laughter. The comedian helped organize...

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Jay Leno, America’s Got Talent’s Tom Cotter to headline Lucille Ball Comedy Festival in Jamestown, NY

Jay Leno, America’s Got Talent’s Tom Cotter to headline Lucille Ball Comedy Festival in Jamestown, NY

By | April 14, 2014 at 4:54 pm | No comments

Comedians Jay Leno and Tom Cotter will headline the 2014 Lucille Ball Comedy Festival this August in Jamestown, NY. The annual festival is part of a mission to preserve the comedic legacy of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, which includes The Lucy Desi Museum & Center for...

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CBS brings back lost I Love Lucy episodes

CBS brings back lost I Love Lucy episodes

By | October 24, 2013 at 2:24 pm | One comment

CBS is bringing one of its oldest sitcoms back to the airwaves this winter. The eyeball ntwork will air two classic episodes of I Love Lucky on Friday, Dec.20. It will broadcast "The Christmas Episode" followed by the infamous grape stomping episode "Lucy's Italian Movie." One...

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Lucille Ball Comedy Festival begins Aug. 1 with Kathleen Madigan, Bill Engvall and more

Lucille Ball Comedy Festival begins Aug. 1 with Kathleen Madigan, Bill Engvall and more

By | July 31, 2013 at 4:46 pm | No comments

In celebration of one of comedy's greatest legends, The Lucy Desi Center for Comedy is presenting the Lucille Ball Comedy Festival tomorrow, Aug. 1 through Sunday in Ball’s hometown of Jamestown, NY. The next four days are packed with events from live stand-up performances...

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Anniversary of ‘I Love Lucy’ birth episode reminds us of Lucille Ball’s trailblazing spirit (Audio)

Anniversary of ‘I Love Lucy’ birth episode reminds us of Lucille Ball’s trailblazing spirit (Audio)

By | January 17, 2013 at 5:53 pm | One comment

Two days from now will mark the 60th anniversary of one of television’s most groundbreaking events— the birth of Little Ricky on I Love Lucy. The episode, titled “Lucy Goes to the Hospital,” proved memorable for two reasons: First, nearly 99 percent of households...

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Largest ‘I Love Lucy’ mural completed on 61st anniversary of the show’s first airing (Photo gallery)

Largest ‘I Love Lucy’ mural completed on 61st anniversary of the show’s first airing (Photo gallery)

By | October 15, 2012 at 3:22 pm | No comments

After more than 500 hours of work and nearly 30 gallons of paint, an 1,800 square-foot I Love Lucy mural was completed this morning in Jamestown, NY, the birthplace of Lucille Ball. The small portion of the mural had been left unfinished so that artists Gary Peters Jr. and Gary...

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Mila Kunis on the cover of GQ’s Comedy Issue: a step forward or back for women in comedy?

Mila Kunis on the cover of GQ’s Comedy Issue: a step forward or back for women in comedy?

By | July 12, 2011 at 12:23 pm | 6 comments

For their fourth annual Comedy Issue, mens's interest mag GQ has chosen actress Mila Kunis as their cover woman. It's newsworthy, I suppose, since she's not a dude; the likes of Zach Galifianakis, Seth Rogen, Tracy Morgan and Paul Rudd have graced the comedy-themed issue in...

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