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The Plot Thickens - Season 3

Lucy

Welcome to The Plot Thickens, a documentary podcast about the movies and the people who make them. Our third season is Lucy, the story of Lucille Ball as never heard before, from her early years as a model to her triumphant takeover of television.

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NEW EPISODES Every Tuesday!

Tuesday, December 7
Episode nine
Boss Lady

Lucy heads east for a chance to star on Broadway, before returning to Hollywood as the first female head of a major studio.

Tuesday, December 14
Episode ten
Twilight

Depressed after the failure of her newest show, Lucy tries to enjoy retirements amidst a constant stream of awards and tributes.

ABOUT Season Three

From her early years as a model to her triumphant takeover of television, this is the story of Lucille Ball, as never heard before. Join host Ben Mankiewicz as he delves into the private world of America’s funniest redhead and hear for yourself the many triumphs and tragedies, with surprising revelations at every turn.