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Unable to secure his first choice, Gale Gordon, for the role of "Fred Mertz," Desi Arnaz agreed to consider Frawley, who heavily lobbied for the part. Desi Arnaz and Lucille Ball had invested everything they had for the pilot and were concerned about...
To tell you the truth, I don't give much thought to television as a field of endeavor. It's a place - an art let's call it - where I'm making a livelihood. If something happens to television, I'll tend bar, something I enjoy doing.
His role as Fred Mertz in I Love Lucy (1951)
William Clement Frawley
Burlington, Iowa, USA
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA
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