Linda Gray and Patrick Duffy eulogized their late Dallas co-star Larry Hagman in an emotional memorial service in Texas on Saturday.
Gray, at one point overcome by tears, spoke affectionately of Hagman, her TV husband of many years.
“To work as Sue Ellen Ewing with J.R. was magical,”; she recalled. “To call him my friend for 35 years, priceless.”;
Duffy, who played Hagman’s on-screen rival in the series, reminisced about his passionate and ever-positive friend.
“There was never a day that went by that he didn’t tell me how lucky we are to be working,”; said Duffy. “Anything he could do within the realm of his profession was the most exciting thing he could possibly do and he personified that.”;
According to DallasNews.com, Josh Henderson, Jesse Metcalfe, Brenda Strong, Julie Gonzalo and Sheree Wilson, of Dallas” TNT reboot, were also in attendance.
Hagman, 81, passed away from complications related to chemotherapy November 23. His ashes will be spread all over the world, per the late actor’s wishes.