26 November 2012 9:45 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

What will happen to J.R. Ewing? Before his death on Friday from complications from throat cancer, Larry Hagman, who plays the devious oil tycoon, had filmed six of 15 episodes for season 2 of Dallas. Now, the show's writers and producers will have to find a way to finish filming the season without the show's most iconic character. According to EW.com, producers want to give J.R. "the proper sendoff that he deserves." "Larry Hagman was a giant, a larger-than-life personality whose iconic performance as J.R. Ewing will endure as one of the most indelible in entertainment history," executive »

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