At its peak, the TV show ‘Dallas’ was the most watched, most talked about television drama in history. And at the center was Larry Hagman, playing evil Texas billionaire JR Ewing. Even though his post-Dallas career was pretty low key, Hagman and his character have remained TV legend. Hagman died yesterday at the age of 81.
Even though Christoph Waltz had to drop out of playing Sigmund Freud for David Cronenberg, but in the historical film ‘Reyjkavik’, he’ll be donning the giant birthmark to play Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev opposite Michael Douglas, who will be playing Ronald Reagan.