The National Comedy Center’s “A Week of Comedy” Has Lucille Ball Comedy Festival and George Carlin Archives Sneak Preview Going on Right Now
Even though the dozens of exhibits celebrating the art form of comedy in Jamestown, New York’s National Comedy Center has until summer of next year to open, they’ve got some pretty special stuff going on right now.
There’s a whole special George Carlin Archive that they’re previewing a full year ahead before everything else as well as The Lucille Ball Comedy Festival from August 3rd-6th featuring Jim Gaffigan, Lewis Black, W. Kamau Bell, Robert Klein, David Steinberg, Kelly Carlin, Emma Willmann, Adam Newman, Michelle Buteau, Sam Jay, Liza Treyger, Matteo Lane, David Gborie, Story Pirates, and more.
Cate Blanchett to Play Lucille Ball in Biopic Written by Aaron Sorkin
(via The Wrap)
It’s almost like they’re playing Oscar hopeful Madlibs.
Aaron Sorkin is now setting his sights on writing a movie following the life of Lucille Ball behind the legendary TV series I Love Lucy.
This movie already has us fondly imagining what Cate as Lucille will look like as well as what Sorkin-esque speeches Lucille Ball will be giving juxtaposed with the playful fights on I Love Lucy.