Jess Oppenheimer

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Plays by Jess Oppenheimer

audio My Favorite Husband

LA Theatre Works
Type: Audio

Before Lucy and Desi became America’s favorite television couple, Lucille Ball developed her show-business-aspiring housewife character from 1948-1951 on CBS Radio. Some of TV’s most popular sitcom stars reprise two episodes from the radio series that inspired I Love Lucy.

An L.A. Theatre Works full-cast performance featuring Samantha Bennett, Jeff Conaway, Harold Gould, Marilu Henner, Joe Liss and Alley Mills.

Featuring: Samantha Bennett, Jeff Conaway, Harold Gould, Marilu Henner, Joe Liss, Alley Mills

Jess Oppenheimer (1913-1988) was an American radio and television producer, director and writer, best known for being the main creator, head writer and producer of the television comedy I Love Lucy. Initially a radio show, My Favorite Husband, the programme, which starred Lucille Ball, went on to become a huge success.