Dallas Newswire

Dallas Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Dallas.

Results 1 - 20 of 97 in Dallas

  1. What made the Pope swear off telly for good?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The New Zealand Herald

    He says it was after he made a promise to the Virgin Mary, but I'm sure there was an earthly reason too, perhaps he was disappointed by a show, once loved perhaps, but now so awful that he made the ultimate sacrifice? Was it Dallas , I wonder, which ran from 1978 - 1991? Dallas certainly stretched credibility to such limits that many viewers bailed out before the end. Perhaps it was when they replaced Miss Ellie with a different actor and thought we wouldn't notice? I doubt it was M*A*S*H , which would no doubt have been on re-run in Argentina at the time.

    Comment?

  2. Oil executives: "There's blood in the water"Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Daily World

    ... "The person to blame is J.R. Ewing," he said, in reference to the former free-wheeling character on the TV show, "Dallas." "We've got to change the reputation of the industry," he said, adding that companies must learn to be more disciplined. Oil ...

    Comment?

  3. Watch EastEnders scoop biggest prize and storm to victory at British Soap AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... announced the main award was "the closest contest ever" with just 0.15% separating the first and second place. Dallas actor Patrick Duffy presented the prize, leading the whole audience to stand on their feet as he announced the winner. Accepting ...

    Comment?

  4. EastEnders at the British Soap Awards: How did the soap fare at the prestigious ceremony?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Philip Schofield announced it was "the closest contest ever" with just 0.15% separating the first and second place. Dallas actor Patrick Duffy presented the award, leading the whole audience to stand on their feet as he announced the winner. ...

    Comment?

  5. Marinating: About over the edge with TV show season-ending cliffhangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    We are in the midst of television programs airing their season finales, ... except for the ones that short-changed us and ended last month. Ever since the country was in a tizzy over who shot Junior - I mean, J.R. - 35 years ago on "Dallas," I have hated cliffhangers.

    Comment?

  6. TV WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Canada.com

    ... movie to watch on Mother's Day weekend: long on heart but short on saccharine. Daughter Katrin (Barbara Bel Geddes, Dallas) reminisces about growing up in early 20th-century San Francisco as part of a Norwegian immigrant family held together by a ...

    Comment?

  7. Scott Griggs leads the parade start in Oak Cliff's Mardi Gras Parade in February 2013.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Dallas Morning News

    Scott Griggs led the way at the start of Oak Cliff's Mardi Gras Parade in February 2013. For many Dallas residents, the news about City Council member Scott Griggs facing the prospect of a felony charge based on accusations that he stopped a City Hall employee from doing her job is just that.

    Comment?

  8. Jordana Brewster Returning To TV For O.J. Simpson SeriesRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | WENN Blog

    ... of the infamous 1995 murder trial. The gig marks a return to TV for Brewster, who recently starred in the reboot of Dallas, which was cancelled after three seasons in 2014. Brewster joins Cuba Gooding, Jr. who has been cast as Simpson, John ...

    Comment?

  9. Yes, really: 'Roots' is getting a remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | CNN

    ... the History Channel). Click through to see other television remakes. A group portrait of the original cast of "Dallas." Clockwise starting left: Patrick Duffy, Victoria Principal, Jim Davis, Charlene Tilton, Larry Hagman, Linda Gray and Barbara Bel ...

    Comment?

  10. Diana Nelson Jones' Walkabout: A little Spring Hill activity is enough to cause a stirRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Post-gazette.com

    ... to broadcast outlets in Chicago, Seattle, San Francisco, New York City, Wichita - and maybe in the near future in Dallas and Louisville - flows through Spring Hill. "We're excited to be part of this neighborhood," said Mr. Schiff. "We see potential ...

    Comment?

  11. What to watch this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | IcChuddersfield

    ... be fighting fit, and probably even quietly confident, but do they have what it takes? It's the end of an era as many Dallas fans say farewell to TV's greatest bad guy, JR Ewing. Those of us weaned on this series in the late 1970s and early 1980s may ...

    Comment?

  12. PHOTO: Michael Douglas arrives at the 65th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | ABC News

    ... actor Larry Hagman before Hagman's death in November 2012, who, he said, "was blessed to have his second go with 'Dallas.'" Now, Douglas said, he has a "resurgence of energy and new appreciation for the work. I love what I'm doing." Douglas said he ...

    Comment?

  13. City Focus: David Lenigas - is there money where his mouth is?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Daily Mail

    News of an oil strike near Gatwick Airport last Thursday portrayed the Weald basin as the Home Counties' version of Dallas, with estimates of up to 100billion barrels of oil in the ground. This week the company behind the announcement, UK Oil & Gas Investments, toned down its claims of a potential gusher, to rein in what one exasperated observer called its 'wild' assertions.

    Comment?

  14. Jesse Metcalfe, Cara Santana sell in Hollywood HillsRead the original story

    Apr 16, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... landed his role as the good-looking teen gardener in ABC 's "Housewives." More recently he starred in the series "Dallas." Santana, 31, appears this year on the series "Salem" and "Major Crimes." She will be in the coming horror films "Reunion" and ...

    Comment?

  15. OWN Announces May 2015 HighlightsRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... outlet in boxing, Florida struggles with whether or not to move back in with his mother after she moves the family to Dallas. Finally, Deion deals with one of the toughest challenges of his life when he faces the threat of having Prime Prep Academy, ...

    Comment?

  16. Canadian TV shows that do/don't deserve a rebootRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Neepawa Press

    ... "Michael: Tuesdays & Thursdays." Do remakes work? In recent years, an attempt by U.S. cable network TNT to re-launch "Dallas" ended after three seasons, when one of the original stars, Larry Hagman, passed away. A new version of "Ironside" in 2013 ...

    Comment?

  17. 'The Young and the Restless' Rumors: Killer must be Mad Hacker as wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... almost-bride. Viewers know that 'Courtney' is a goner. Unless all proves to be a ' Bobby Ewing ' (Patrick Duffy) ' Dallas-like ' dream, that pretty police officer is also dead. The 'Mad Hacker' could be 'Kevin' (Greg Rikaart ). He's gone overboard ...

    Comment?

  18. EXCLUSIVE - We've struck gold: Inside the 100 billion barrel Sussex oil farmRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Daily Star

    But given the quaint English countryside has suddenly become the new Texas, we sent her in the guise of, well, for a bit of fun, as JR Ewing, the oil baron TV legend from cult show Dallas. I've come all the way from Dallas just to see your latest oil find - and boy, was I impressed.

    Comment?

  19. Dead Rising Watchtower movie reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | Eurogamer

    ... work for almost no reward. Chase himself is a key part of the problem. Played by the blandly handsome Jesse Metcalfe (Dallas, Desperate Housewives) he's an empty void of a character. He's introduced as an arrogant sleazebag, but then he suddenly ...

    Comment?

  20. 15 things a child of the 1970s will rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | MassLive.com

    ... shake hands after link-up in July 1975. Television had its share of memorable characters in the 1970s: J.R. Ewing on Dallas , M*A*S*H 's Hawkeye Pierce and Mary Richards of The Mary Tyler Moore Show . But bigoted Archie Bunker on All In The Family ...

    Comment?