(5/6/74) Hosted the 17th Annual America's Junior Miss Pageant on CBS. It was telecast live from Mobile, Alabama, and ran 60 minutes.
3 Biographical Movies
2 Magazine Cover Photos
5' 9" (1.75 m)
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[Who wrote the majority of the
Little House on the Prairie
episodes, where he had a voice in matters of the show's policy]: We're trying to stick close to the true story. The problem is the books were short and over four years - I think we can run four years - we'll need more than 100 stories. So, we have to invite some.
Beat out 2 other actors Robert Blake
and Robert Fuller
for a co-starring role as Little Joe Cartwright on
. This was because David Dortort
had mixed feelings about the new, unfamiliar actor auditioning for the part, thinking Landon was way too young to play the role. With the encouragement of David's wife...
Thick, curly, bouncy, brown hair.