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Hoss Cartwright (Character)
from "Bonanza" (1959)

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Overview

Biography:
Eric Haas Cartwright aka Hoss is the son of Benjamin... See more »
Alternate Names:
Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright / Eric Cartwright / Hoss Cartwright from Bonanza

Filmography

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  1. "Ponderosa"
        - Fugitive (2002) TV episode, Played by Drew Powell (as Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright)
        - Samson and Hercules (2002) TV episode, Played by Drew Powell (as Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright)
        - Grown Ups (2002) TV episode, Played by Drew Powell (as Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright)
        - Comes a Horse (2002) TV episode, Played by Drew Powell (as Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright)
        - Lesser of Evils (2002) TV episode, Played by Drew Powell (as Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright)
          (15 more)

  2. "Bonanza"
    ... aka "Ponderosa" - USA (rerun title)
        - One Ace Too Many (1972) TV episode, Played by Dan Blocker (as Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright)
        - A Visit to Upright (1972) TV episode, Played by Dan Blocker (as Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright)
        - A Place to Hide (1972) TV episode, Played by Dan Blocker (as Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright)
        - The Younger Brothers' Younger Brother (1972) TV episode, Played by Dan Blocker (as Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright)
        - He Was Only Seven (1972) TV episode, Played by Dan Blocker (as Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright)
          (410 more)
Archive Footage:
  1. "Pioneers of Television"
        - Westerns (2011) TV episode, Played by Dan Blocker (as Hoss Cartwright from Bonanza)
  2. Back to Bonanza (1993) (TV) Played by Dan Blocker

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Fun Stuff

Quotes:
From "Bonanza: The Gunmen (#1.19)" (1960)
Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright: This whole dang town is teched.
Joseph 'Little Joe' Cartwright: Aw, c'mon. Whoever heard of a whole town being teched?
Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright: Feller told me one time they got a weed down here and they call it loco weed. When the horses and cows eat it they get wilder than all get out.
Joseph 'Little Joe' Cartwright: So? People don't eat weeds.
Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright: Yeah, but they eat beef, don't they? One of them critters gets all filled up on that there loco weed, it would kinda salt down the meat, don't it?
Joseph 'Little Joe' Cartwright: Yeah, that makes sense.
Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright: Sure it does.
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