Larry Hagman as J.R. Ewing on Dallas (Photo: Zade Rosenthal/TNT)

The Collected Wit and Wisdom of J.R. Ewing from the ‘Dallas’ Premiere

The new version of “Dallas” premiered Tuesday night on TNT. Though it has been more than thirty years since America wondered who shot J.R., Larry Hagman’s iconic villain again stole the show, with viewers taking to Twitter to cheer his every move. DVR Next Week’s Episode of “Dallas” @cameron_Gray astutely observed, “Imagining if Twitter was […]

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Larry Hagman in "Dallas" (TNT)

‘Dallas’: Larry Hagman Reveals How ‘Who Shot J.R.?’ Made Him Rich

Viewers of a certain age remember exactly where they were when they learned who shot J.R. back in 1980. “It’s almost like when someone was assassinated,” says Larry Hagman, who starred as “Dallas’s”  villainous oil baron for thirteen years. Even those born decades later know exactly who J.R. is, and recognize the storyline as the […]

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