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Larry Hagman, 'Dallas' and 'I Dream of Jeannie' Star, Dead at 81
Larry Hagman, who starred as asrtonaut Anthony "Tony" Nelson on "I Dream of Jeannie" and as corrupt oil baron J.R. Ewing in 'Dallas," has died. Hagman was 81.
Hagman had recently reprised his role as Ewing in the TNT revival of "Dallas," which premiered earlier this year.
In a statement released to TheWrap, "Dallas" executive producers Cyntia Cidre, along with the show's cast and crew, called Hagman a "giant" and a "larger-than-life-personality."