FIRST SEASON PREVIEW.
DURATION OF SEASON: 1995-96
DURATION OF SERIES: 1995-2003
DURATION OF FIRST SEASON EPISODES: 45-50 MINS.
Harrison Ford = Harry Wilson, lived in New York since his early 20's, struggling to come to terms with the murder of his parents in the late 70's in which the killer has never been caught and has never given up hope of having the criminal caught. Works as a designer. Love of his life, Tina Mcquire. He appears in every episode of series.
Carrie Fisher = Tina Mcquire Wilson, high school sweetheart of Harry. Had his child in late teens and gave up it for adoption, Harry and Tina met again in first episode of series and then married. Bobby and Pam style relationship. Heart of Gold female, but still means business when it comes to fighting for what she believes is right. Third longest running character throughout series.
Clint Eastwood = Jeff Wilson, ex gangster, still hard man and JR/Dirty Harry like character, Elder brother of Harry. First appears at Harry and Tina's wedding, is distrusted by his new sister In Law as due to past happenings. Wants to prove himself to his brother and help with any problems. Becomes a cop at NYPD, but has his bad side. Second longest running character in Series.
Mark Hammil = Greg Mcquire, twin brother of Tina, good looking chap, loves his sister very much and always looks out for her. Can make a fool out of himself sometimes. Has a history of alcoholism, due to the fact his father used to beat him as a child, but slowly coming to terms with it...slowly.
Nancy Allen = Helen Wilde Mcquire, Greg's new love and wife, who plays a hooker/ drug addict, coming together to help each other with their problems and get to grips with reality. Throughout, they also have to deal with issues.
Sean Connery= Billy (william) Mcquire, British born Father of Tina and Greg Mcquire, over protective of his two twin children, forgiven for how he distrusted his daughter and for his beatings on Greg. Against Tina for marrying Harry, as for the feuding's between the two families in the late 70's and for Jeff's involvement with gangs. Soon comes to accept Harry as his son in law.
Kathy Bates = Long time friend of Tina, bubbly and funny. Can never get a man, but still keeps trying. Tries to stay positive even in tense and difficult situations and treats Tina like her own sister, as she is an only child. Can be classed as a calamity at times, but the character is a comedy throughout the series, but is very lovable.
OPENING CREDITS, DALLAS SEASON 1 (Mini Series), VARIATION THEME FOR FIRST FIVE EPISODES. CHANGES TO SEASON 2 (s1) STYLE VARIATION ONE, ON EPISODE SIX FOR REST OF SEASON. NY NY , DALLAS OPENING STYLE. VIEW OF THE TOP THE NEW YORK SKYLINE VIA HUDSON RIVER, THEN CLOSE UP SCOWRING PAST SKYCRAPERS. THEN 3 SPLIT SCREEN STREAMING LOCATIONS, INCLUDING CENTRAL PARK, BROADWAY, UNITED NATIONS, UNDER EMPIRE STATE BUILDING VIEW ETC.
STARRING IN ALPHABETICAL ORDER.
CLINT EASTWOOD (first appearance episode 5)