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Being the Ricardos

NR 2h 5m

Lucille Ball (Nicole Kidman) and Desi Arnaz (Javier Bardem) are threatened by shocking personal accusations, a political smear, and cultural taboos in Academy Award®-winning writer and director Aaron Sorkin’s behind-the-scenes drama Being the Ricardos. A revealing glimpse of the couple’s complex romantic and professional relationship, the film takes audiences into the writers’ room, onto the soundstage, and behind closed doors with Ball and Arnaz during one critical production week of their groundbreaking sitcom I Love Lucy. Featuring J.K. Simmons, Nina Arianda, Alia Shawkat, Tony Hale, Jake Lacy, Linda Lavin, Ronny Cox, and John Rubinstein.

Starring: Nicole Kidman, Javier Bardem, J.K. Simmons, Tony Hale, Nina Arianda, Jake Lacy, Alia Shawkat

Directed by: Aaron Sorkin

Written by: Aaron Sorkin

Produced by: Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal, Steve Tisch


Q&A: Nicole Kidman, Javier Bardem, Aaron Sorkin, Tony Hale, J.K. Simmons