Or as they say it in the film, MAAAAAAAAme. Lucille Ball was nervous about being too old for the part so she rubbed an entire chicken’s worth of fat on the lens every morning, and the result is that when she’s onscreen, you squint. The rest of the time, you wince.
The good news is, BGM has reached 50 episodes!! We’re so grateful to all of our listeners for keeping us going this long.
by Gene Saks
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Promo photos by Michael Sheffer.
Musical theme by The Chronos Band.