The Duke Family -- cousins Bo ( John Schneider ) and Luke ( Tom Wopat ), assisted by their cousin Daisy ( Catherine Bach ) and their uncle, Jesse ( Denver Pyle )-- fight the system and root out the corrupt practices of Hazzard County Commissioner Boss Hogg ( Sorrell Booke ) and his bumbling brother-in-law-Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane ( James Best ).
Last Episode07x17 Opening Night at the Boar's Nest Aired: Feb. 08, 1985
When Boss and Lulu decide to host a talent show at the Boar’s Nest, Roscoe decides to try out his magic act. However, when Roscoe makes Boss …
Series Fun Facts
- Extremely short, form-fitting, denim cut-off shorts worn by women are often referred to as "Daisy Dukes" referencing the character from this show, which popularized this item of clothing.
- Before Tom Wopat was chosen for the role of Luke, among the other actors who were considered for the part were Dennis Quaid and Gerald McRaney.
- One of actress, Catherine Bach's aka Daisy Duke outfits was on display at the Smithsonian in Washington DC.