THE LUCY SHOW

 

Number of episodes available (Total)

156

(Black and White):

30

(Color):

126

Number of season aired:

6

Years produced:

1962-1967

Network carried on:

CBS

 

The information in this package is subject to change and was last updated 12/18/12.

 

This series is closed-captioned for syndication and is mono.

This series does not have Latin American Spanish tracks.

This series has been partially transferred into HD and has the following masters:

 Network 4x3 HD (Seasons 1 - 3, 5 & 6: episodes 1 – 86 and 113 - 160; 130 episodes total. Season 4 not currently in HD.)

 

DISTRIBUTION OPTIONS

 

FORMAT

VERSION

 

1" Tape

Syndication

 

3/4" Tape

Syndication

 

Beta SP Tape

Syndication

 

The syndication version of The Lucy Show has three, 20 second pulled-up breaks and an average program runtime of 22:18. Internal commercial load is 6 minutes (12 :30-second spots) plus local end break.

Syndication version timing sheets are available. A generic format is available.

 

Note:

The Lucy Show is currently available in two separate packages. The 30 black and white episodes of season one can be included in The Lucy Show package, or in The Complete Lucy package, which also includes I Love Lucy and We Love Lucy. The 126 color episodes of seasons two through six are part of The Lucy Show package. Color broadcast of the series did not actually begin until the third season.

 

The third season used an alternate opening title sequence for 6 episodes that did not include Vivian Vance. Those episodes are: 65, 68, 69, 80, 81, 82.

 

Please note that episode numbers 11, 49, 130, and 146 are placeholders for episodes that were never produced.

 

See also: I LOVE LUCY/WE LOVE LUCY

 

Seasons

 1st Season (1962-1963) (Black & White)

 2nd Season (1963-1964) (Color)

 3rd Season (1964-1965) (Color)

 4th Season (1965-1966) (Color)

 5th Season (1966-1967) (Color)

 6th Season (1967-1968) (Color)