'I Love Lucy' TV sitcom trivia quiz questions with answers
I Love Lucy Trivia Questions with Answers
I Love Lucy was an American TV sitcom starring who?
A: Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Vivian Vance, and William Frawley.
From when to when did the black-and-white
A: From October 15, 1951, to May 6,
What Television network did the show originally air on?
A: On CBS.
The I Love Lucy show was the first scripted television
program to be shot on what?
A: 35 mm film in front of a studio audience.
How many Emmy Awards did the show win?
The I Love Lucy show won what coveted Award for
"recognition of distinguished achievement in television."?
A: The George Foster Peabody Award.
In 2012 I Love Lucy was voted the "what " in a survey
conducted by ABC News and People Magazine?
A: 'Best TV Show of All
I Love Lucy was the most watched show in the United States
in how many of its six seasons?
The show was the first to end its run at the top of the
A: Nielsen ratings.
The I Love Lucy show is still syndicated in dozens of
languages across the world, and remains popular, with an
American audience of
A: 40 million.
How many viewers did a colorized version of I Love Lucy's
Christmas episode attract?
A: More than eight million viewers when CBS aired it in prime time in 2013.
I Love Lucy centered on what two characters, played by
Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz?
A: Lucy Ricardo and her singer/bandleader husband Ricky Ricardo.
Who was the second couple the show was based around?
A: Fred Mertz and Ethel Mertz.
Who played the part of Fred?
A: William Frawley.
Who played the part of Ethel?
A: Vivian Vance.
During the second season, Lucy and Ricky have a son named
A: Ricky Ricardo, Jr.
Lucy has a knack for getting herself and her husband into
The I Love Lucy show provided Lucille with plenty of
opportunity to display her skill at what?
A: Clowning and physical
On the show, there were occasional appearances by her
A: Mother (Kathryn Card), who could never get Ricky's name right.
Lucy's husband, Ricky Ricardo, is an up-and-coming what?
A: Cuban American singer and bandleader with an excitable personality.
When exasperated, he often reverts to speaking rapidly in
As the story goes, Lucy and Ricky met in Havana when Lucy
and the Mertzes did what there in 1940?
A: Vacationed .
Ricky is portrayed as a driver of a horse-drawn cab who
waits for fares at a pier and Ricky is hired to serve as one of Lucy's what?
A: Tour guides.
Who is Lucy usually found with on the show?
A: Her sidekick and best friend Ethel Mertz.
Ethel's husband Fred served in what war?
A: World War I.
In the show, where were many of the characters'
A: Lucille Ball's family members or close friends.
Lucille Ball had come to Hollywood after a successful stint
as a what?
A: New York model.
It was Lucy's work with funny man Red Skelton in the
film DuBarry that brought Ball's physical comedy into the forefront,
earning her what reputation?
A: "that crazy redhead", as Ricky called her.
I Love Lucy has never stopped airing on television from
A: The date of its initial broadcast.
As of June 2012, it airs on what TV networks?
A: TV Land, Hallmark Channel and Me-TV networks, and scores of television
stations in the U.S. and around the world.
When did I Love Lucy air originally?
A: I Love Lucy aired Mondays from 9 to 9:30 p.m. ET on CBS during its entire