Ben Cartwright and his three sons (by three wives) ride herd over the sprawling Ponderosa spread in 1860s Nevada in one of the most handsomely mounted and beloved series of all time. The first TV Western to be shown in color, it ran for 14 seasons; was the top-rated show for three of them (1964-65, '65-66 and '66-67); had a number of first-rank director (more…)
A magician's twin daughters spell sweet confusion for Joe and Hoss, who are unaware they're sparking different women. Malcolm: Richard Haydn. Jan: Alyce Andrece. Janice: Rhae Andrece. Joe: Michael Landon. Hoss: Dan Blocker. Ben: Lorne Greene. Doc: Dabbs Greer. Clerk: Chet Stratton.