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Carol Burnett Explains How Lucille Ball Got a NSFW Nickname

Carol Burnett Explains How Lucille Ball Got a NSFW Nickname

Originally posted 01/21/2016 11:30PM

Carol Burnett, 82, says it was her good friend Lucille Ball who gave her some very valuable career advice.

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Cate Blanchett to Play Lucille Ball in Aaron Sorkin-Penned Biopic

Cate Blanchett to Play Lucille Ball in Aaron Sorkin-Penned Biopic

Originally posted 09/02/2015 11:20PM

Cate Blanchett is set to play the lead role in an upcoming biopic about I Love Lucy star Lucille Ball, The Wrap reports. Newsroom creator Aaron Sorkin is writing the script for the film, which has been authorized by Ball's family. Her children, Lucie Arnaz and Desi Arnaz Jr., will co-produce.

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Artist Who Created 'Scary' Lucille Ball Sculpture Offers to Fix It for Free

Artist Who Created 'Scary' Lucille Ball Sculpture Offers to Fix It for Free

Originally posted 04/07/2015 02:30AM

The sculptor who created a sculpture of Lucille Ball that created an outcry in her hometown and calls for its removal is now offering to fix it for free.

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From EW: Lucille Ball Fans Want This Terrifying Statue Removed from Her Hometown

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From EW: Lucille Ball Fans Want This Terrifying Statue Removed from Her Hometown

Originally posted 04/04/2015 03:50PM

The bronze sculpture looks so unlike Ball that fans actually think it does her a disservice

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I Love Lucy Turns 63: See Rare Photos of Its Star, Lucille Ball

I Love Lucy Turns 63: See Rare Photos of Its Star, Lucille Ball

Originally posted 10/15/2014 04:30PM

The iconic TV comedy debuted Oct. 15, 1951, on CBS

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Guess Whose Emmy Record Julia Louis-Dreyfus Has Surpassed (Hint: Red Hair)

UpdatePosted 07/18/2013 04:30PM

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Surpasses Lucille Ball's Record & Makes Emmy History

Originally posted 07/18/2013 12:40PM

We all love Lucy, but when it comes to Emmy nominations, Julia Louis-Dreyfus finally has the iconic comedienne beat.

On Thursday, the erstwhile Seinfeld star made Emmy history when she received her 14th Emmy nomination in the category of outstanding lead actress in a comedy series, surpassing the record long-held by I Love Lucy star – and enduring TV favorite – Lucille Ball.

Louis-Dreyfus, 52, nabbed the nod for her role as gaffe-prone Vice President Selina Meyer on the HBO show Veep. It's her second nomination in this category for her fictitious beltway role, and she took home the statue in 2012.

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Modern Family Cast Poses as Old TV Favorites

Modern Family Cast Poses as Old TV Favorites

Originally posted 01/04/2013 03:00PM

Hold the laugh track!

Modern Family is already a TV classic – but members of its cast are looking to the past and paying homage to iconic shows in a new photo. In this exclusive shot, the ensemble from ABC's Emmy-winning hit comedy takes on the personas (in full hair and makeup) of beloved characters from 60-plus years of classic sitcoms. For fuller-sized images, click through the carousel of photos above.

Who among these was your favorite?

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I Love Lucy Actress Dies

Doris Singleton, I Love Lucy Actress, Dies at 92

Originally posted 06/28/2012 09:20AM

Doris Singleton, a character actress and comedian best known as Lucy and Ricky Ricardo’s neighbor Рand Lucy's frequent frenemy РCarolyn Appleby on I Love Lucy, has died, Lucie Arnaz, the daughter of Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz, confirmed.

"A day of saying hasta luego to two great ladies, Nora Ephron and Doris Singleton," Arnaz wrote on her Facebook page. "May they both fly swiftly heavenward and enjoy a blissful rest for jobs well done down here. They were loved and appreciated and will be missed."

Singleton was 92 and died Tuesday in Los Angeles, reports Variety.

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