Trivia: This show was only planned to be a 5-episode miniseries.


Trivia: Larry Hagman ("JR") was the only actor to appear in all 357 episodes of the show.

Trivia: Even though Barbara Bel Geddes played Larry Hagman's mother in the series, she was only 9 years older than him.

Season 3 generally

Trivia: The "Who Shot J.R.?" shtick was so secretive that even the actors didn't know the answer.

Trivia: When the show first started, the family that owned the real Southfork still lived on the ranch. By the mid 80s, they were so overwhelmed by tourists that they sold it.


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