Set in Tuscany Valley, a fictional city outside of San Francisco, this serial centered on 2 separate rich wine families, Angela Channing, corruptive matriarch who headed the Falcon Crest winery and raised Julia & Emma, and Chase & Maggie Gioberti, who moved from New York to California with grown-up kids, Cole & Victoria, to start a new life with their family.
Last Episode09x22 Home Again Aired: May. 18, 1990
As Richard and Lauren enjoy their wedding at the winery, Richard agrees to sell Falcon Crest back to Angela on the condition that half will go …
Series Fun Facts
- Richard Channing's middle name is Denault, after his stepfather Henri Denault. The character was actually named in honor of the former staff member of Lorimar named: Edward O. Denault.
- SPOILER: The writers had planned a storyline for seventh season that would have seen Angela's long lost daughter come to Tuscany Valley in order to wage war with Angela over control of the…
[show]SPOILER: The writers had planned a storyline for seventh season that would have seen Angela's long lost daughter come to Tuscany Valley in order to wage war with Angela over control of the winery. The producers wanted Angie Dickinson for the role. However, when contract negotiations between the producers and Dickinson broke down, the planned lost daughter storyline was changed, and Richard Channing's character was instead made Angela's long lost child.
- Falcon Crest was located in the fictitious Tuscany Valley, which was actually the Napa Valley in Northern California. The series was filmed at the Spring Mountain Winery in St. Helena.