Dukes of Hazzard, The TV Show
TV Series Summary for Dukes of Hazzard, The
Television Show Summary
This 80's TV show features Bo and Luke Duke and their now famous car the "General Lee". Along with Cousin Daisy Duke and Uncle Jesse, they have a running battle with the police of Hazzard County, namely Boss Hogg and Sheriff Coltrane.
TV Show Plot For Dukes of Hazzard, The
The 80's TV series Dukes of Hazzard is set in the rural community of Hazzard. The Duke family had a history of being moonshiners, but when cousins Bo and Luke were captured; they were spared prison on the condition that they give up moon shining for good.
Cast of Dukes of Hazzard, The TV Show
Tom Wopat - Luke Duke
Trivia for the TV Show Dukes of Hazzard, TheThe famous Dukes of Hazzard car "General Lee" is a 1969 Dodge Charger. A total of 309 "General Lee" cars were used during filming of the series.
The Dukes of Hazzard series was based loosely on the 1974 movie "Moon Runners." The movie included the characters named Uncle Jesse, Cooter, and Waylon Jennings as the Balladeer. The main characters, Bobby Lee Hag and Grady even had a racing stock car.
Dennis Quaid and Gerald McRaney were considered for the role of Luke before Tom Wopat was chosen.
Top 20 Ratings Info for Dukes of Hazzard, The Series1980-81 - 3rd Season - Ranked #2
1981-82 - 4th Season - Ranked #6
80's TV Show Facts:
The TV Show Dukes of Hazzard, The was televised from 01/26/1979 to 02/08/1985, on the CBS network.
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