John John-Boy Walton Jr. (Richard Thomas, pilot, seasons 1–5, two guest shots in season 6; and three 1990s movies; Robert Wightman, seasons 8–9, 1982 movies).
Who was the original Olivia Walton?
Michael Learned Michael Learned (born April 9, 1939) is an American actress, known for her role as Olivia Walton in the long-running CBS drama series The Waltons (1972–1981). She has won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series four times, which is tied for the record of most wins with Tyne Daly.
What was the first Waltons episode?
The Foundling The Waltons/First episode
Who played the 2nd John-Boy Walton?
Robert Wightman Robert Wightman (I)
Is the house from the Waltons still standing?
The show aired from 1971-1981 and won an Emmy in 1974. The original house that served as the backdrop to Hamners childhood was built in the early 20th century in the village of Schuyler in Nelson County, where it still stands today.
What happened to mom on the Waltons?
But later in the series, its revealed that Olivia is being treated for tuberculosis at a sanatorium in Arizona. Michael went on to co-star in four of the six reunion movies — confirming that Olivia does survive her illness — but the Emmy winner was MIA for all of Season 9.
Did all the actors on The Waltons get along?
The show starred actors including Eric Scott, Mary Beth McDonough, Philip Leacock, and more, and having spent so much time together over the years, it is likely that they all had a great relationship.