Larry Hagman

Biography: Larry was born in 1931 to Mary Martin, a successful Broadway singer and dancer and Ben Hagman a small town attorney. He was primarily raised by his grandparents, but at the age of 12 his grandmother died, so Larry went to live with his mother and her new family. Over the next few years, he alternated between living with his mother and father. Larry attended Bard College for 1 year, but dropped out to try his hand in acting rather than study acting. At the age of 19 he went to England as a part of the cast in South Pacific, of which his mother was starring. He stayed in England for 5 years, for 4 of those years he was in the US Air Force. Whilst in England he met and married Maj Axelsson, a young Swedish girl. When Larry had finished his Air Force service he returned to the States with Maj and 2 children, Heidi and Preston. Over the next few years he had a few minor acting roles until landing the role of Major Anthony Nelson on I Dream of Jeannie, the show ran for 5Larry was born in 1931 to Mary Martin, a successful Broadway singer and dancer and Ben Hagman a small town attorney. He was primarily raised by his grandparents, but at the age of 12 his grandmother died, so Larry went to live with his mother and her new family. Over the next few years, he alternated between living with his mother and father. Larry attended Bard College for 1 year, but dropped out to try his hand in acting rather than study acting. At the age of 19 he went to England as a part of the cast in South Pacific, of which his mother was starring. He stayed in England for 5 years, for 4 of those years he was in the US Air Force. Whilst in England he met and married Maj Axelsson, a young Swedish girl. When Larry had finished his Air Force service he returned to the States with Maj and 2 children, Heidi and Preston. Over the next few years he had a few minor acting roles until landing the role of Major Anthony Nelson on I Dream of Jeannie, the show ran for 5 years. In 1978 he got the biggest role of his life, playing JR Ewing on the night time soap, Dallas. Dallas ran for 13 years. In 1995 Larry underwent a 16 hour life saving liver transplant after years of drinking hurt his liver. Expand

Larry Hagman's Scores

Average career score: 68
Highest Metascore: 74 Nip/Tuck: Season 4
Lowest Metascore: 63 Dallas (2012): Season 1
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 2
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 2
  3. Negative: 0 out of 2
2 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
74 Nip/Tuck: Season 4 Sep 5, 2006 Burt Landau 7.1
63 Dallas (2012): Season 1 Jun 13, 2012 J.R. Ewing 7.4
tbd Knots Landing: Season 1 Dec 27, 1979 J.R. Ewing 10
tbd Knots Landing: Season 3 Nov 12, 1981 J.R. Ewing tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 1 Apr 2, 1978 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing 8.8
tbd Dallas: Season 2 Sep 23, 1978 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 3 Sep 21, 1979 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing / Director tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 4 Nov 7, 1980 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing / Director tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 5 Oct 9, 1981 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing / Director tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 6 Oct 1, 1982 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing / Director 9.0
tbd Dallas: Season 7 Sep 30, 1983 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing / Director tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 8 Sep 28, 1984 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing / Director tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 9 Sep 27, 1985 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing / Director tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 10 Sep 26, 1986 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing / Director tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 11 Sep 25, 1987 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing / Director tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 12 Oct 28, 1988 Himself/J.R. Ewing / Director tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 13 Sep 22, 1989 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing / Director tbd
tbd Dallas: Season 14 Nov 2, 1990 John Ross 'J.R.' Ewing / Director tbd
tbd I Dream of Jeannie: Season 1 Sep 18, 1965 Major Anthony "Tony" Nelson 9.0
tbd I Dream of Jeannie: Season 2 Sep 12, 1966 Major Anthony "Tony" Nelson / Director 8.0
tbd I Dream of Jeannie: Season 3 Sep 12, 1967 Major Anthony "Tony" Nelson / Director 8.0
tbd I Dream of Jeannie: Season 4 Sep 16, 1968 Major Anthony "Tony" Nelson 7.0
tbd I Dream of Jeannie: Season 5 Sep 16, 1969 Major Anthony "Tony" Nelson 7.0
tbd In the Heat of the Night: Season 5 Oct 1, 1991 Director tbd
tbd In the Heat of the Night: Season 6 Oct 28, 1992 Director tbd
tbd In the Heat of the Night: Season 7 Sep 16, 1993 Director tbd
tbd In the Heat of the Night: Season 8 Oct 21, 1994 Director tbd