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
- During the first season of the series, the Hazzard County Sheriff's Department was much larger, with at least 5 to 6 additional deputies in addition to Roscoe and Enos. These additional…
[show]During the first season of the series, the Hazzard County Sheriff's Department was much larger, with at least 5 to 6 additional deputies in addition to Roscoe and Enos. These additional deputies were often seen during car chases. When the series re-located back to the Warner Studios in California, the police force was reduced to just sheriff Roscoe and deputy Enos.
- P.J. Soles auditioned for the part of Daisy Duke. Her husband, Dennis Quaid, was considered for the part of Bo but he turned it down.
- During the show's seven season run, Denver Pyle and Sorrell Booke were the only two cast members that appeared and acted in all 146 episodes.