| Nov 23, 2012
| 9:51 PM
Fervor for the television show “Dallas” was intense in 1980, when the Queen Mother met actor Larry Hagman and joined the worldwide chorus asking: “Who shot J.R.?”
“Not even for you, ma’am,” replied Hagman, who...
| Dec 9, 2012
| 6:15 AM
TNT scored a success with this revival - rather than remake - of the popular serial about the oil-rich Ewing family of the Texas ranch Southfork. One of the chief delights here was the return of the since-deceased Larry Hagman as ever-wily J.R. Ewing, and...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 3:15 PM
When the rebooted "Dallas" debuted last year, TNT talked a lot about how the new generation of Ewings were at the center of the story. It was a good spin to get young viewers, but the Ewing kids had nothing on scheming oilman J.R. Ewing.
And the 20-...
| Mar 1, 2013
| 10:25 AM
For what it's worth, the following are my thoughts on what transpired on Oscar night.
The common enemy for everything that is included on Oscar night is time. In that inclusion are such items as any and all jokes, whether good or not, all singing and...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Actor Larry Hagman’s top-floor penthouse in Santa Monica has sold for $5 million. It was listed at the beginning of the year at $5.2 million.
The two-bedroom, three-bathroom pied-a-terre is in a 10-story building constructed in 1963 and includes...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 11:13 AM
Composer Kristopher Carter has listed his home in Burbank to the tune of $1.095 million.
The contemporary home, built in 1980, features hardwood and marble floors, a decorative fireplace, a foyer, six bedrooms, four bathrooms and 3,411 square feet of...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 2:25 PM
If you haven’t swooned over Dr. Joe Gannon of “Medical Center” then you haven’t lived … in the early 1970s, that is.
The estate of actor Chad Everett, whose name became synonymous with the dashing doctor, and his actress-...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 9:52 AM
Larry Hagman’s widow, Maj, has sold their longtime mountaintop home in Ojai for $5 million.
The 43-acre spread, befitting "Dallas" oilman J.R. Ewing, had been listed in 2009 at $11 million.
The seven-bedroom, 10-bathroom Mediterranean-style...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 4:00 AM
DALLAS, Tex. -- Actor Larry Hagman, who created one of television's iconic villains with the treacherous J.R. Ewing of "Dallas," died Friday, according to a family statement. He was 81.
Hagman died at a Dallas hospital of complications from cancer,...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 6:08 PM
Actor Larry Hagman, who created one of television's iconic villains with the treacherous J.R. Ewing of "Dallas," died Friday, according to a family statement. He was 81.
Hagman died at a Dallas hospital of complications from cancer, said the statement...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 11:51 AM
I wasn't going to write about Larry Hagman, who died Friday in Texas at age 81 from complications of cancer.
Even though I had reported on him and reviewed much of his work over the years, as well as doing an interview with him during a party at his...