Life with Lucy
This short-lived comedy series featured the legendary Lucille Ball as Lucy Barker, now a grandmother living with her daughter's family, and still getting into the comedic predicaments that her fans have learned to love.
Series Fun Facts
- Lucille Ball demanded complete creative control, no pilot requirement, and no audience testing. ABC agreed to these demands due to Ball's previous television successes.
- The exterior of the hardware store featured in the show was actually a vacant storefront located directly across the street from the studios.
- The show was inspired by the success of The Cosby Show and The Golden Girls the previous season. Producers felt that Ball, a past TV star like Cosby, could revive her career with a family sitcom.
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