I Love Lucy (1951–1957)
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Hollywood at Last 

When the Ricardos and the Mertzes arrive in Hollywood, Lucy goes to the Brown Derby restaurant where her sighting of William Holden turns catastrophic.

Director:

William Asher

Writers:

Jess Oppenheimer, Madelyn Davis (as Madelyn Pugh) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Lucille Ball ... Lucy Ricardo
Desi Arnaz ... Ricky Ricardo
Vivian Vance ... Ethel Mertz
William Frawley ... Fred Mertz
William Holden ... William Holden
Harry Bartell ... Waiter
Bob Jellison ... Bobby the Bellboy (as Bobby Jellison)
Dayton Lummis Dayton Lummis ... Mr. Sherman
Danni Sue Nolan ... Secretary (as Danni Nolan)
Allan Ray Allan Ray ... Server
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Storyline

When the Ricardos and the Mertzes arrive in Hollywood, Lucy goes to the Brown Derby restaurant where her sighting of William Holden turns catastrophic.

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Genres:

Comedy | Family

Certificate:

TV-G
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 February 1955 (USA) See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Desilu Productions See more »
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The episode was considered by Jack Benny to be such a good example of comedy perfectly executed that he arranged for his own writing staff to see it in a special screening at Desilu Studios. See more »

Goofs

After Lucy knocks the dessert tray onto William Holden, a cameraman can be seen in the right edge of the scene. See more »

Quotes

Lucy Ricardo: [Lucy does not want to meet William Holden after an embarrassing incident at the Brown Derby] He never did appeal to me.
Ricky Ricardo: What are you talking about? The whole way here I heard nothing but "Bill Holden, Bill Holden."
Lucy Ricardo: Yeah, well... I'm fickle.
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Connections

References The Country Girl (1954) See more »

Soundtracks

Theme From 'I Love Lucy' (Instrumental)
Written by Eliot Daniel
Performed by Wilbur Hatch and the Desi Arnaz Orchestra
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