Larry Hagman, Patrick Duffy Heading Back To 'Dallas'

February 2, 2011
Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray and Larry Hagman of "Dallas" at a cocktail party celebrating CBS's 75th anniversary, Nov. 2, 2003 -- Getty Premium

Some of the biggest names in TV history are heading back to Southfork.

The original Ewings -- Larry Hagman (J.R.), Patrick Duffy (Bobby) and Linda Gray (Sue Ellen) - have signed on to appear in the pilot reboot of "Dallas," Access Hollywood has confirmed.

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TNT announced the pilot of the new "Dallas" would feature the trio, who helped thrill America between 1978 and 1991, playing the high-living family from Southforth, Texas.

A host of young stars are also a part of the pilot, including Josh Henderson of "Desperate Housewives" and Jordana Brewster from "Fast & Furious," and who TV fans know for playing Dr. Jill Roberts in NBC's "Chuck."

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Josh will play John Ross, J.R.'s son.

Jordana will play Elena, who becomes involved in a love triangle between John and his cousin - Christopher, the son of Bobby and Pam Ewing.

The new "Dallas" will focus on the Ewing offspring as they clash over the family dynasty, according to TNT.

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No details were immediately available on when the new "Dallas" would air on the network.

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