DALLAS - Actor Larry Hagman, the devilish J.R. Ewing of "Dallas" TV fame died Friday.
Hagman was 81.
He had battled cancer.
Hagman most recently appeared in a 2012 revival of "Dallas" on TNT. Before becoming known worldwide for his J.R. Ewing portrayal, Hagman was the "master" to genie Barbara Eden in the successful "I Dream of Jeannie" TV show in the 1960s.
He was the son of Broadway star Mary Martin.