The Waltons1972 | TV Show
A popular, long-running drama about a close-knit family in rural, Depression-era Virginia, based on the experiences of series creator and narrator Earl Hamner Jr. Sentimental and often moving, the Emmy-winning series told stories of family trials, triumphs (more…)
Premiered: September 14, 1972
Season 1, Episode 6 The Star
First Aired: October 19, 1972
How a shooting star touched the Waltons' lives. Will Geer. Ben: Eric Scott. John-Boy: Richard Thomas. John: Ralph Waite. Olivia: Michael Learned. Grandma: Ellen Corby. Mamie: Helen Kleeb.