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Dallas: Season 2 (2013)




Critic Consensus: Dallas rediscovers its melodramatic sweet spot in a sterling sophomore season that bids a fond farewell to star Larry Hagman.


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The second season of this drama spends a good deal of time focusing on the murder of beloved bad boy J.R. Ewing (Larry Hagman, who passed away while filming this season). As the family mourns, Bobby (Patrick Duffy) leads them in helping piece together exactly what happened to J.R., while John Ross (Josh Henderson) stresses the importance of avenging his father's death. Meanwhile, Christopher (Jesse Metcalfe) seeks to finalize his divorce from a pregnant Rebecca (Julie Gonzalo); and Ann (Brenda Strong) desperately tries to reconnect with Emma (Emma Bell), her long-lost daughter.


Josh Henderson
as John Ross Ewing
Jesse Metcalfe
as Christopher Ewing
Jordana Brewster
as Elena Ramos
Julie Gonzalo
as Rebecca Sutter
Brenda Strong
as Ann Ewing
Patrick Duffy
as Bobby Ewing
Linda Gray
as Sue Ellen Ewing
Larry Hagman
as J.R. Ewing
Mitch Pileggi
as Harris Ryland
Emma Bell
as Emma Brown
Kuno Becker
as Andrew Ramos
Lee Majors
as Ken Richards
Ken Kercheval
as Cliff Barnes
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Critic Reviews for Dallas: Season 2

All Critics (16) | Top Critics (8)

Monday night's return of Dallas is a joy, too, and everything fans could ask for -- the past, present and future all skillfully bound up in a high-gloss melodrama full of deceit, greed, Velveeta and (surprisingly enough) even love.

January 25, 2013 | Rating: A | Full Review…
Top Critic

The Ewings are still prime-time's serial drama royalty, not from the standpoint of prestigious awards but from the sheerly entertaining, oft-dopey melodrama of it all.

January 25, 2013 | Rating: B | Full Review…
Top Critic

No one would have wanted Hagman... to leave Dallas this way. But in playing the hand that was forced on them, the show's actors, writers and crew seem to have stepped things up.

January 6, 2014 | Full Review…

The writers have been especially good with the cliffhangers lately.

January 6, 2014 | Full Review…

Although Dallas definitely lost one of its shining stars, I think that if they handle all of those irons right (and after these episodes, I'm hopeful), they will live on in the name of Larry Hagman.

January 6, 2014 | Full Review…

Dallas [is] robust fun.

January 6, 2014 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

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