Cate Blanchett will play famed TV comedian Lucille Ball in a new biopic based on the memoir by her children.
Cate Blanchett Will Play the Red-Headed Star in Amazon’s Authorized Lucille Ball Biopic Australian actress Cate Blanchett will play red-haired comedienne Lucille Ball in an upcoming biopic that will cover Ball's rocky marriage to Desi Arnaz Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
Presumably after being persuaded via an extremely complicated scheme requiring Cate Blanchett to dress as Harpo Marx, Amazon has bought the rights to the authorized Lucille Ball biopic. The film will reportedly focus on the comedy legend’s 20-year marriage to husband Desi Arnaz and the creation of the couple’s classic ... More »
Lucy and Desi will focus on the actress' 20-year-long marriage to Desi Arnaz.
Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz may be the most iconic couple in television history, and now the story about not just their romantic relationship, but their professional relationship, will be coming to the big screen courtesy of Amazon Studios,...Show More Summary
The Hollywood Reporter has announced that Amazon has acquired the rights to the Aaron Sorkin-scripted Lucille Ball biopic, which is set to star Cate Blanchette as the comedian with inimitable facial expressions, impeccable timing, compelling sense of mischief, and those famous nasal noises of disdain and confession. Show More Summary
After several years in development, it looks like the Lucille Ball biopic starring Cate Blanchett is finally moving forward, with Amazon Studios snagging the rights to the high-profile project this week. Deadline reports that the flick,...Show More Summary
With a script by Aaron Sorkin.
It’s been about two years since we learned that Cate Blanchett would star in a Lucille Ball biopic being written by Aaron Sorkin, whose scripts require his actors to dole out speeches and barbs at a pace not unlike that candy conveyor belt. Show More Summary
Javier Bardem is reportedly being eyed for the role of Desi Arnaz. [ more › ]
Cate Blanchett‘s Lucille Ball biopic has landed at Amazon! The project is an authorized biopic and will be produced by Lucille and Desi Arnaz‘s kids. The movie will focus on the legendary comedic star, who starred in I Love Lucy, The Lucy–Desi Comedy Hour, The Lucy Show, Here’s Lucy and Life with Lucy. Aaron Sorkin [...]
Aaron Sorkin, the man behind The Newsroom and the upcoming Steve Jobs biopic, was reported to be developing a script for a Lucille Ball biopic. The news was revealed earlier this month and Cate Blanchett of Carol and Truth was linked to the title role. Show More Summary
Oscar-winner actress Cate Blanchett has been cast as Lucille Ball in the comedienne’s upcoming biopic, which is being penned by Aaron Sorkin. The film will focus on Ball’s 20-year relationship with band leader Desi Arnaz. View image | gettyimages.com As you probably know, after eloping, the duo would go on to create and star in the television show I […]
Cate Blanchett is set to portray Lucille Ball. We'd like her to reprise her Oscar-winning role from The Aviator for the new biopic.
According to The Wrap, Cate Blanchet will star in a Lucille Ball biopic written by The West Wing and Newsroom creator Aaron Sorkin. While there’s no news yet on who will direct the picture, which is being produced by Ball’s children,...Show More Summary
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Oscar-winning Australian actress Cate Blanchett will portray the lovable Lucille Ball in a new big-screen biopic authorized by Ball's children, Lucie Arnez and Desi Arnez Jr. The Arnez children will produce with Escape Artists, a studio based on the Sony lot. Aaron Sorkin appears to be writing the screenplay, as first reported Wednesday night by […]
Cate Blanchett will star as Hollywood icon Lucille Ball in a biopic penned by Aaron Sorkin (The West Wing, The Newsroom), TheWrap reports. The movie will trace Ball's marriage to her I Love Lucy co-star Desi Arnaz, and is being produced by their two children, Lucie Arnaz and Desi Arnaz Jr. Show More Summary
I Love Cate doesn't have quite the same ring to it, but no matter: Cate Blanchett has signed on to play Lucille Ball in an authorized biopic following the actress' 20-year marriage to Desi Arnaz, reports the Hollywood Reporter. The couple's children, Lucie Arnaz and Desi Arnaz Jr., will produce...