TNT’s “Dallas” Revival Becomes Series

TNT has greenlit the revival of CBS 80’s soap classic “Dallas” to series with a 10-episode order reports Variety.

Original cast members Patrick Duffy, Linda Gray and Larry Hagman will reprise their roles and will be joined by Josh Henderson, Jesse Metcalfe, Jordana Brewster, Julie Gonzalo and Brenda Strong

In the new version, Henderson plays the son of Hagman’s J.R. Ewing and Gray’s Sue Ellen, while Metcalf plays his cousin, the son of Duffy’s Bobby. Strong plays Bobby’s wife.

A sneak peek of the new show will air Monday during the season premieres of returning hits “The Closer” and “Rizzoli & Isles.”

The show itself is scheduled to premiere next Summer.