The famous soap opera "Dallas" began in 1978 and told the story of the backstabbing machinations of Dallas oil magnate, J.R. Ewing and his obscenely rich family. This show is a great reflection of family income in the 1980's. Rich families continued to prosper to immoral levels while poorer families suffered more and more during this decade.
16 Shows From the '80s We Would Love to See as Spinoffs
16 TV Shows From the 80s we would Love to See as Spinoffs. MacGyver now as a reboot would be awesome. So would Magnum P.I. Anyone have some duct tape and a Ferrari? UPDATE: AND NOW...CBS is promising a MacGyver reboot!! Check it out!! https://www.facebook.com/MacGyverCBS/videos/1541546689484311/
Television star Larry Hagman (born Sept. 21, 1931). Actor Larry Hagman is best known for playing J.R. Ewing Jr. in the TV series 'Dallas' in the 1980s. Hagman currently stars (again as J.R.) in a reboot of 'Dallas' that airs on TNT.