The Yellow Rose (1983–1984)

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Nightime soap opera involving The Yellow Rose, a 200,000 acre ranch in Texas operated by the offspring of the founder, Wade Champion. His sons (Roy and Quisto) and his 29-year old widow, ... See full summary »

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 Colleen Champion (22 episodes, 1983-1984)
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 Roy Champion (22 episodes, 1983-1984)
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 Quisto Champion (22 episodes, 1983-1984)
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 Luther Dillard (22 episodes, 1983-1984)
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 Hoyt Coryell (22 episodes, 1983-1984)
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 Whit Champion (22 episodes, 1983-1984)
Michelle Bennett ...
 L.C. Champion (22 episodes, 1983-1984)
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 Jeb Hollister (22 episodes, 1983-1984)
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 Sheriff Lew Wallace (10 episodes, 1983-1984)
Steve Sandor ...
 Lenny Hollister (10 episodes, 1983-1984)
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 Juliette Hollister (9 episodes, 1983-1984)
Susan Anspach ...
 Grace McKenzie (9 episodes, 1983)
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Nightime soap opera involving The Yellow Rose, a 200,000 acre ranch in Texas operated by the offspring of the founder, Wade Champion. His sons (Roy and Quisto) and his 29-year old widow, Colleen run the ranch when they are not fighting each other. Written by J.E. McKillop <jack-mckillop@postoffice.worldnet.att.net>

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2 October 1983 (USA)  »

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Decent Cast, Decent Story, a Decent Show!!
1 July 2001 | by (Willoughby, OH, USA) – See all my reviews

I remember watching this show on Saturday nights when it was originally aired. I was a teenager who had grown tired of the evening soap operas like DALLAS but happened to see this show by accident and was caught up in the story line, at least the first 10 or so episodes. It had likeable characters and introduced me to the acting of Sam Elliot. I enjoy just about everything I see with him in it. The early episodes moved fast and held my attention. The last 10 episodes became less and less entertaining. I can see why NBC cancelled it. However, I was fortunate enough to video tape the entire series last year off of TV LAND and enjoy watching the episodes every now and then.

I still like this shows opening song and version of "THE YELLOW ROSE OF TEXAS."


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