LUCILLE-BALL-failure- leads-to-greatnessDuring her career, Lucille Ball had thirteen Emmy nominations and four wins,
also earning the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Kennedy Center Honors. Before starring in I Love Lucy, Ball
was widely regarded as a failed actress and a B movie star. Even her drama instructors didn’t feel she could make it, telling her to try another profession. She, of course, proved them all wrong.