Lorne Greene

  1. John Ireland, Bonanza: The Next Generation, TV, 1988.   Who else but Greene was actually all  signed up to continue his signature role of Ben Cartwrwight in the sequel series to Bonanza, 1959-  . Tragicalluy, he died before shooting started.  Ireland filled in as another paterfamilias of the clan, Captain Aaron Cartwright.  But with Lorne gone, the soul was ripped out of the enterprise.

 Birth year: 1915Death year: 1987Other name: Casting Calls:  1