Saturday, February 10, 2007

Two Harveys?

This question and answer piece appeared in the Feb. 10 TV/Radio section of The Courier-Journal:

Dear Incredible Inman: I was watching the episode of "I Love Lucy" where Ricky brings home an expert to view Lucy's sculpture. At the end of the episode, the announcer said the art expert was played by Paul Harvey. Is this the same Paul Harvey from the radio? Good day. -- J.S., Batesville, Ind.

Dear J.S.: No, two Paul Harveys. One's dead, one's really, really old.

The Paul Harvey on "I Love Lucy" was an actor whose film career dated to the late 1920s. He died in 1955 at age 73.

Paul Harvey the radio commentator is 88.

Related Links:
Paul Harvey's Filmography (actor)
Paul Harvey's Official Website (radio commentator)
"Lucy Becomes a Sculptress"