Dallas (1978–1991)

TV Series  |  TV-PG  |   |  Drama, Romance

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J.R. Ewing, a Texas oil baron, uses manipulation and blackmail to achieve his ambitions, both business and personal. He often comes into conflict with his brother Bobby, his arch-enemy Cliff Barnes and his long-suffering wife Sue Ellen.


  • Larry Hagman at an event for Dallas (1978)
  • "Dallas" Set
  • Larry Hagman and Linda Gray at an event for Dallas (1978)
  • Charlene Tilton and Steve Kanaly in Dallas (1978)
  • Dallas (1978)
  • Victoria Principal and Patrick Duffy in Dallas (1978)

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Cast & Crew

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David Jacobs

Did You Know?


Originally, the show was intended as a starring vehicle for Victoria Principal, due to the fact that Pam would act as a buffer between the Ewings and the Barneses. J.R. would have been more of a supporting character. However, the producers were so impressed by Larry Hagman's ... ...


JR Ewing: You wouldn't be trying to blackmail old J.R., would you?


Plot Summary


Drama | Romance

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