'Dallas' Season 2: J.R. Ewing - Patrick Duffy and others tackle 'the mystery of what's happened'

Even if it didn't have to deal with a pivotal death, there would be much new in Season 2 of "Dallas."TNT's reboot of the 1978-91 CBS serial resumes Monday, Jan. 28, with the ever-wily J.R. Ewing still present. Larry Hagman had completed five of the new episodes at the time of his death in November, and by necessity as well as the desire to give the actor and character a fitting send-off, the show will focus on J.R.'s sudden absence in an episode tentatively slated for Monday, March 11."Every episode will have it," executive producer Cynthia Cidre tells Zap2it of "Dallas" retaining the spirit of J.R. once he departs. "And also [Ewing family patriarch] Jock's. He died in the third season [of the original series], and his presence has been felt forever. I think J.R. will always be with the show, but for this season at a minimum, it's the mystery of what's happened to...



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