Who Was Lucille Ball?

eAudio - unabridged
Audio (0.93 hours)
Product Number: Z100117273
Released: Feb 07, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9780735206915
Narrator/s: Tara Sands
Publisher: Listening Library
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Who doesn't love Lucy? The legendary actress, producer, and comedian steps into the Who Was? spotlight. Much like her hit TV show, I Love Lucy, Americans in the 1950s fell in love with Lucy. Born in New York in 1911, Lucille Ball was always a natural performer. She danced in the chorus of Broadway shows and acted in small parts in Hollywood movies. But Ball's true gift was comedy. She found a way to showcase her gifts in 1951 when CBS gave her the chance to star in a sitcom. She based the show on her life and called it I Love Lucy. Over sixty years later, it is still one of the most loved television shows of all time. Lucille Ball became the first woman to run a major television studio, Desilu, and her comedic genius has kept people laughing for generations.

Author(s): Pam Pollack, Meg Belviso
Series: Who Was...?
Awards:New York Times Bestseller
Original Publish Date: Feb 07, 2017

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