Larry Hagman, 81, is best known for his beloved villain character J.R. Ewing on the television show Dallas, died at Medical City Dallas Hospital, November 23, 2012. According to his family, the cause of death was complications from his battle with throat cancer. Larry’s family and closest friends were with him in Dallas to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday.
He made appearances in more than 60 theatrical movies and TV productions. An Air Force veteran himself, one of his best-known roles was as an Air Force officer in the popular television series, I Dream of Jeannie.
Hagman, also starred in two short-lived sitcoms, The Good Life (NBC, 1971-72) and Here We Go Again (ABC, 1973). His film work included: The Group, Harry and Tonto and Primary Colors.