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Who is Adam Cartwright?


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2007-08-20 18:10:15
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He is one of the original characters in the television show, "Bonanza". The part was played by Pernell Roberts. Roberts is the only surviving member of the original cast of Cartwright family members.


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Pernell Roberts played Adam.

Pernell Roberts who played Adam Cartwright on the TV series Bonanza died January 24, 2010 .

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No. The actor who played Adam Cartwright left the show but the door was left open, so to speak, for him to return if he ever changed his mind. Thus, Adam Cartwright was not killed off, but instead, left he Ponderosa to become a sailor.

The writers said that Adam Cartwright went off to sea in a ship to explore.

On the TV series Bonanza the three sons of father Ben Cartwright were Adam Cartwright , Eric "Hoss" Cartwright and "Little" Joe - Joseph Cartwright .

Adam left right after season six.

There was Adam Cartwright played by Pernell Roberts, Eric "Hoss" Cartwright played by Dan Blocker, and Joseph Francis Cartwright a.k.a Little Joe Cartwright played by Michale Landon.

Pernell Roberts, the actor who played Adam Cartwright, did not die in the TV series. In real life he died 3 January 2010

The charater of Adam was approximately 25 to 28 years old.

The main character's names were: Ben Cartwright played by Lorne Greene, Adam Cartwright played by Pernell Roberts, Hoss Cartwright played by Dan Blocker and Little Joe Cartwright play by Michael Landon.

Ben, Adam, Hoss and Little Joe Cartwright.

The cast of Back to Bonanza - 1993 includes: Dan Blocker as Hoss Cartwright Dirk Blocker as Host Lorne Greene as Ben Cartwright Michael Landon as Little Joe Cartwright Pernell Roberts as Adam Cartwright

The late (May 18, 1928 - January 24, 2010) Pernell Roberts played in the role of Adam Cartwright .

Joseph 'Little Joe' Cartwright played by Michael Landon. Eric 'Hoss' Cartwright played by Dan Blocker. Adam Cartwright played by Pernell Roberts. (He quit the show in 1965 and was not replaced). Ben Cartwright had one adopted son also, Jamie.

Adam Cartwright rode a 7/8 Thoroughbred gelding. It was a sorrel with three white socks, a marking on its front left leg that looked like an upside down "v", and a blaze down its face.

The cast of Bonanza - 2000 includes: Dirk Blocker as Eric Cartwright Conor Connery as Ben Cartwright Johan Leysen as Commentaar Phillipe Stephenson as Adam Cartwright Mary Sue as Ann Lloyd

No, but the character Adam was educated back east. You may have confused him with Richard Long's character on The Big Valley who was an attorney.

Adam was the only Cartwright with a fancy east coast education but when on the Ponderosa he was a rancher like Pa, Hoss and Little Joe.

The Cartwright boys were: Ben "Pa", Adam, Hoss and Little Joe.

Actor Pernell Roberts played Adam Cartwright, after leaving Bonanza Roberts starred on the TV medical drama Trapper John, MD.

No. Don't think so. I was an avid watcher of the show.

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