KD Conservatory Remembers Larry Hagman

The acting community lost an inspirational contributor this past weekend with the passing of beloved actor Larry Hagman. Hagman, a Dallas resident and native of Fort Worth, passed away on Friday, November 23rd, at the age of 81. Hagman gained mainstream fame for his portrayal of astronaut Major Anthony “Tony” Nelson on the sitcom I Dream of Jeannie, running from 1965 through 1970. Hagman’s affable Major Nelson became the master of Jeannie, portrayed by Barbara Eden, after discovering and rubbing her bottle, leading to an ongoing series of adventures and, eventually, love. However, though his resume boasts over 100 television… read more