Larry Hagman

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Larry Martin Hagman
  • Birth Place: Weatherford, TX
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/21/1931, Virgo
  • Date of Death: 11/23/2012
  • Profession: Actor
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Larry Hagman Fast Facts:
  • Moved to England in 1950 to work with his mother, Mary Martin, in a production of South Pacific.
  • Dated future Dynasty vixen Joan Collins in London when he was 19 (she was 17).
  • Directed USO shows after enlisting in the Air Force while in England.
  • In 1980, 350 million fans in 57 countries watched the Dallas season opener to find out who shot J.R.
  • Reunited with I Dream of Jeannie star Barbara Eden when she joined the cast of Dallas in 1990.
  • Received a liver transplant in 1995.
  • Guest-starred on popular shows such as Nip/Tuck (2006), The Simpsons (2006), and Desperate Housewives (2011).
  • Supported environmental causes; in 2010 reprised his J.R Ewing role in a commercial promoting solar energy.
  • Larry Hagman Relationships:
  • Gary Hagman - Half Brother
  • Richard Halliday - Stepfather
  • Benjamin Jack Hagman - Father
  • Maj Axelsson Hagman - Wife
  • Mary Martin - Mother
  • Preston Hagman - Son
  • Mary Heller Halliday DeMerritt - Half Sister
  • Heidi Kristina - Daughter
  • Larry Hagman Awards:
  • 1980 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1983 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee
  • 1981 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series - Nominee
  • 1981 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee
  • 1982 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee
  • 1985 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama - Nominee
  • 1995 Screen Actors Guild Awards: Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

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