TNT has given the greenlight to Dallas, an all-new series based upon one of the most popular television dramas of all time, about the bitter rivalries and family power struggles within a Texas oil and cattle-ranching dynasty. Famous for its ratings-grabbing cliffhangers, the original series was known for its wealth, seduction, scandal and intrigues.
Set in the big state of Texas, TNT's new Dallas - from Warner Horizon Television - also lives life large and in the fast lane and brings a new generation of stars together with cast members from the original drama series. The new Dallas stars Josh Henderson, Jesse Metcalfe, Jordana Brewster, Julie Gonzalo and Brenda Strong, and they will be joined by iconic stars Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray and Larry Hagman as J.R. Ewing.Read More
Three iconic stars who played pivotal roles in the original version of Dallas have joined two next-generation talents in the cast for TNT's pilot of an update of the famed series.
The original Dallas ran from 1978 to 1991 and followed the Ewing family of Southfork. The modern story of Dallas focuses on the Ewing offspring - J.R. Ewing's son, John Ross, and the adopted son of Bobby and Pam Ewing, Christopher - as they clash over the future of the family dynasty.Read More
Long time screenwriter turned director, Dan Gordon (Passenger 57, The Hurricane), has assembled quite an impressive cast of veteran actors for his feature film entitled, Expecting Mary, which opens in theaters on September 10th. The cast includes Elliott Gould (MASH, The Long Goodbye), Linda Gray (Dallas), Lainie Kazan (Beaches, My Big Fat Greek Wedding), Oscar winner Cloris Leachman (The Last Picture Show, Young Frankenstein), Della Reese (Touched by an Angel, Harlem Nights), Cybill Shepherd (Moonlighting, Taxi Driver, Fred Willard (Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Best In Show) and Gene Simmons from the legendary rock band "Kiss." The film also introduces newcomer Olesya Rulin (High School Musical 3: Senior Year) as a pregnant teen named Mary, who ends up living a trailer park in New Mexico and discovering who she is while surrounded by a group of excentric seniors. We recently had a chance to speak to the stars of the film Linda Gray and Olesya Rulin, as well as some of the supporting cast, which include Hollywood legends Cloris Leachman and Lainie Kazan about the new film, its impressive cast and the film's funny approach to this serious subject matter. To watch our exclusive interview please click on the video clips below.
Expecting Mary centers around a pregnant young girl named, Mary (Rulin), who was raised with all the trappings of an upscale life. Its only when she finds herself in a small New Mexico town, in a downtrodden trailer park, that she learns the real meaning of love, sacrifice and family.Read More