Larry Hagman

Larry Hagman

81 (passed away Nov. 23rd, 2012)
Sep. 21st, 1931
Born in
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
6' 1

Larry Hagman's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
I Dream of Jeannie TV Show
I Dream of Jeannie
Dallas  (2012) TV Show
Dallas (2012)
Dallas (1978) TV Show
Dallas (1978)
Three for the Road TV Show
Three for the Road
McCoy TV Show
Night of 100 Stars TV Show
Night of 100 Stars
Orleans TV Show
Sheer Dallas TV Show
Sheer Dallas
The Good Life (1971) TV Show
The Good Life (1971)

Main Movie Roles

1998 - Primary Colors
1995 - Nixon
1981 - S.O.B.
1978 - Superman
1976 - The Big Bus
1976 - The Eagle Has Landed
1976 - Mother, Jugs & Speed
1974 - Harry and Tonto
1974 - Stardust
1972 - Beware! The Blob
1971 - The Hired Hand
1965 - In Harm's Way
1964 - Ensign Pulver
1964 - Fail-Safe

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Burt Landau
J.R. Ewing
Johnny Greco
Edmund Lockwood
Mark Fleming
Dwight Sheppard
Frank Kaminsky
Himself - Interviewee
[Complete List]


Larry Martin Hagman (September 21, 1931 – November 23, 2012) was an American film and television actor best known for playing ruthless oil baron J. R. Ewing in the 1980s primetime television soap opera Dallas, and astronaut Major Anthony "Tony" Nelson in the 1960s sitcom I Dream of Jeannie.

He had supporting roles in numerous films including Fail-Safe, Nixon, and Primary Colors. His television appearances also included guest roles on dozens of shows spanning from the late 1950s up until his death, and a reprisal of his signature role on the 2012 revival of Dallas. He also occasionally worked as a producer and director on television.

Hagman was the son of actress 'Mary Martin'. He underwent a controversial life-saving liver transplant in 1995. Although Hagman was a member of a 12-step program, he publicly advocated marijuana as a better alternative to alcohol. He died on November 23, 2012 from complications of cancer.

  • Offered to pay for drug rehab for 'Robert Downey Jr.' (qv) in 1996, after Downey asked to borrow $100,000 from him.
  • Is a long-time friend of the late 'Carroll O'Connor' (qv), and spoke at O'Connor's funeral on 26 June 2001. O'Connor gave Hagman's daughter, 'Heidi Hagman' (qv), a part in _"Archie Bunker's Place" (1979)_ (qv) in the early 1980s.
  • Son of 'Mary Martin (I)' (qv).
  • Was one of the few players on _"Dallas" (1978)_ (qv) to stay on for the entire series.
  • Best remembered by the public for his starring roles as J.R. Ewing in _"Dallas" (1978)_ (qv) and as Major Tony Nelson in _"I Dream of Jeannie" (1965)_ (qv).
  • Attended the Dublin Races in 2008.
  • His mom called him Lukey when he was a child.
  • Broke his collar bone when he was a child.

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