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 (21 episodes, 1983-1984)
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 Sheriff Lew Wallace (10 episodes, 1983-1984)
Steve Sandor ...
 Lenny 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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Kampf um Yellow Rose  »

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The Yellow Rose of Texas
Traditional Folk Tune
Lyrics by John Wilder
Sung by Johnny Lee and Lane Brody
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7 November 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I saw every episode of the TV series and loved every minute of it. It had a killer cast and was well written. When you put Sam Elliott, David Soul, Edward Albert together in lead parts then add Sybil Shephard and Susan Anspach you have the ingredients for a very good series. The addition of supporting cast members such as Noah Berry, Ken Curtis improved the mix. The story line was interesting although it vaguely copied Big Valley by having an unknown half brother show up to claim his part in the family ranch. The fact that the half brother had been in the Huntsville prison was an interesting way to explain his late arrival to the ranch. It definitely added an edge to the rest of the storyline. Why did it not last more than one year? It was on opposite Fantasy Island! Ugh! This is one series I would love to see released on DVD.


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