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The Dukes of Hazzard 

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The adventures of the fast-drivin', rubber-burnin' Duke boys of Hazzard County.

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Gy Waldron
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7   6   5   4   3   2   1  
1985   1984   1983   1982   1981   1980   … See all »
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 2 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Catherine Bach ...  Daisy Duke / ... 146 episodes, 1979-1985
Denver Pyle ...  Uncle Jesse / ... 146 episodes, 1979-1985
Sorrell Booke ...  Boss Hogg / ... 146 episodes, 1979-1985
Waylon Jennings ...  The Balladeer / ... 144 episodes, 1979-1985
Ben Jones ...  Cooter / ... 142 episodes, 1979-1985
James Best ...  Sheriff Rosco Coltrane / ... 141 episodes, 1979-1985
Tom Wopat ...  Luke Duke / ... 128 episodes, 1979-1985
John Schneider ...  Bo Duke / ... 128 episodes, 1979-1985
Sonny Shroyer ...  Enos 98 episodes, 1979-1985
Rick Hurst ...  Cletus / ... 55 episodes, 1979-1982
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Storyline

Cousins Bo and Luke Duke and their car "General Lee", assisted by Cousin Daisy and Uncle Jesse, have a running battle with the authorities of Hazzard County (Boss Hogg and Sheriff Coltrane), plus a string of ne'er-do-wells often backed by the scheming Hogg. Written by Ed Stephan <stephan@cc.wwu.edu>

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You're in Hazzard County where the lawmen are crooks, the good guys are outlaws and ever'body's in-laws! See more »

Genres:

Action | Comedy

Certificate:

PG | See all certifications »

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Trivia

When Tom Wopat and John Schneider returned to the show after their season five walk out, it was originally announced that the replacement Dukes would stay on the series. However, it was quickly determined that four Duke boys would be too much, and the replacements were fully written out upon Wopat and Schneider's return. Despite the unpopularity of the replacements, many fans expressed disappointment that Bo, Luke, Coy and Vance couldn't have shared at least one adventure together upon Bo and Luke's return. See more »

Goofs

Throughout the series, Hugie Hogg (Jeff Altman) always appeared with a duo of henchman. The henchmen, even though played by the same actors in every appearance, constantly switched names. Actor Roger Torrey's character had the names Wayne and Norris, while actor Pat Studstill's character switched names between Floyd and Barclay. See more »

Quotes

Deputy Cletus Hogg: Aww, buzzard on a buzzsaw!
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Crazy Credits

From season two on, an audio stinger of Roscoe's "Coo Coo" was played over the Warner Brothers Television closing logo. In some episodes the audio was of Boss Hogg exclaiming "Them Dukes, them Dukes!" See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Chase Australia: Episode #2.88 (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Good Ol' Boys
Written by Waylon Jennings
Sung by Waylon Jennings
Produced by Richie Albright
Released on "Music Man" LP
Recorded 1980
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One of the best!
17 June 2004 | by Skeletors_HoodSee all my reviews

A lot of people view this show as cheesy crap, full of stereotypes and short shorts, however, it is a great example of people making a show that is just plain fun.

I was very young when this show was on in prime time, and my memories of this show aren't just watching the car jump a creek, blaring the famous "Dixie" horn, but it was a show that I enjoyed watching with my father every Friday night (and when the President was on, we were both ticked off). The plots seem a little too complicated for rural Georgia, but this was never meant to be high drama, only an hour of fun and escapism.

I haven't watched the Dukes in years, but I am still affected by how much this show had an impact on me. My dog breed of choice is a Bassett hound, I always like to gun the engine of my car a little, and my eyes are always drawn to the color orange. Aren't yours?

My friends and wife question my ongoing love of the series, often saying the show is crap. It isn't, it's just very dated. My fondness of the show however, isn't just the show itself, but remembering the good times that revolved around it between my friends and my father. It represents a time in my life when I was as carefree as the General Lee on the back roads of Hazzard. Call it what you will, but it still feels like home.


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 January 1979 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Dukes of Hazzard See more »

Filming Locations:

Lake Sherwood, California, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

(145 episodes)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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