70 years ago this masterpiece had its premiere. I guess Marlon Brando is what most people remember, but for me this movie belongs to Vivien Leigh. I think she gives one of the best performances ever caught on the silver screen.....
WHERE THE HEART IS
SEPTEMBER 8, 1969-MARCH 23, 1973 CBS
Mr. Anderson...Randy Robbins -71
Roy Archer...Stephen Joyce...69-70
Married to Allison but in love with her sister, Kate. Woos Kate, but gets rejected; becomes an alcoholic; turns to Helen; killed by mugger in the park.
Matthew Arnold...Mike Hammett..1973
Jack Baine...Anthony Hererra 71
Laura Blackburn...Marsha Mason...1971
Gloria ___ Butterfield...Camille Yarborough...1973
Cared for Christine and admitted Adienne pushed her into losing it/
Christine Cameron....Delphi Harrington...1969-73
Best friend of Kate; living with Tony Monroe--who happens to be married; dated Hugh; moved in with him;lost Hugh to Alison; reunited with Hugh, got pregnant and again lost him to Alison. Met attorney John Rainey; has baby Katrina; plans to raise her alone; gets mixed up with Will Watts, the guy terrorizing her; he's caught; gets a visit from "spunky" aunt Athena; lost custody to Alison and Hugh; institutionalized; reRevives her friendship with Hugh.
Cora Chadwick...Jean Stapleton...May, 1970
Dr. Bob Charter...David Spielberg
Rita Church...Laurinda Barrett ...1972
Bill Conway...Barton Heymann...1971-72
Ellie's attorney; pressured by Margaret for Peter
Earl Dana...Bernard Barrow...1969-70
Murderer; killed Dolores Lopez the blackmailer before being killed by police; deathbed confession.
Walt Driscoll Joe Silver 1969
Dr. Feldman...????????...1973...psychiatrist, Kate
Lieutenant Bob Fenelli Ted Beniades 1972
George Ferris Robert Drew 1972
Dermott Flanery...Roy Poole...1972
Alison and Hugh's custody attorney, worked with Adrienne
Dr. Hollis Forbes...Joe Gallison...1972
Carol Gault...Janet League...1972
Judge Halsted...Mason Adams..1972... .
Ethel ____ Harrison...Carolyn Coates...1971-72
Peter's adoption agent.
Daniel Hathaway...Joseph Dolen...1972-73
Judge Daniel Hathaway...Never Seen
Died as the series began after a long illness.
Julian's late wife; Michael's mother
Julian Hathaway...James Mitchell...1969-73
Daniel's eldest; married to Mary. His son Michael is in love with her; cuckolded; impregnates Mary; invited Loretta and Margaret to stay with his family; alcoholic that helped Loretta Jardin with her drinking problem.; grows bored and impregnates new daughter-in-law Liz. Still married to Mary and accused of an affair with Loretta; he admits the truth to Mary that Loretta loves him, but doesn't reciprocate. They separate, but reunite at the end
Liz Rainey(Harris) Hathaway...Tracey Brooks Swopes 1971-73
John's estranged and angry daughter; got a job in the lab with Michael and fell in love. Liz moves in with Michael... and a newly released Vicky; Liz marries Michael and gets pregnant by Julian; turns to her mother, who helps her hide the truth from Michael. Began a smear campaign that Loretta and Julian were having an affair
Mary ___Hathaway...Diana Walker...1969-73
Much younger wife of Julian. Michael is in love with her; ends fling with Michael; gets pregnant by Julian. Vicky pushes her down the stairs; but she and the baby survive. Mary tells the world what Vicky had done. Gave birth to Daniel. She learns Loretta cares for Julian but he doesn't feel that way. Julian loses, but wins her back
Michael Hathaway...Gregory Abels...1969-73
Julian's son; in love with his gorgeous stepmother, Mary. Pursued by young Vicky Lucas trapped by pregnancy into an unwanted marriage; loses child when Vicky miscarries; ends fling with Mary; beaten up by Ed for the whole Vicky ordeal; works in the lab with Liz; they fall in love and eventually marry. She ends up pregnant by Julian . Tosses out Liz and reunites with Vicky
Vicky Lucas Hathaway...Robyn Millan...1969-71
... Lisa Richards...1972-73
Ed's daughter; worked for Judge Hathaway; pursued Michael; trapped him with pregnancy; loses baby and pretends to be an invalid; extremely jealous of Mary; pushes her down the stairs; spreads rumors that Michael is the Daddy. After she's ratted out; she is placed in a sanitarium. Once released, she moved in to the house with Michael and Liz, and is accepted home by the Hathaways; opens a health food store and buddies up with ex, Michael. The two reunite.
Lt. Hayward...Philip Sterling... 1971
Accused Terry of assault and murder
Dr. Jim Hudson...Reuben Greene...1971-72
Mr. Hurley Mason Adams 1971 Hospital administrator; finds out from Alison that Joe Prescott has a heart condition; gives Alison's husband Hugh the Chief of Staff position
Ellie ___Jardin... Zohra Lampert 1970-71
Mother of mute Peter; took in Steve; young artist; fell for Steve; his memory returned; sheltered Peter. Ellie is killed by thugs
Jeffrey Jardin...Geoffrey Scott...1972
Loretta Jardin...Alice Drummond ...1973
Alcoholic; received help from Julian while staying with his family; fell for him, but he stayed with Mary
Margaret Jardin...Barbara Baxley...1971
. ..Rue McClanahan...1971-72
Ellie' sister-in-law; wants to take Peter; sister to Loretta, they stay with the Hathaways; told Loretta that Peter saw her kill Robert while bickering about Ellie. Runs away after Peter speaks and reveals her secret; she drowns.
Peter Jardin...Mike Bersell...1970-73
Mute son of Ellie; wanted by Margaret; awarded to Steve; doesn't like Kate; let's her know; witnessed Margaret killing Robert. Regains speech and finks on Margaret; happy with Steve and Kate after Ethel Harrison intervenes. Killed in a snow plow blade accident.
Robert Jardin...Keith Charles...1972 murdered by Margaret in front of Peter
Alison Hathaway Archer Jessup...Louise Shaffer...1969-73
The youngest Hathaway; trapped in a bad marriage with Roy; dated Steve; engaged to Brad; stole Hugh out from under Christine; showed up at Kate's wedding married to Hugh; ratted out Joe's heart condition to get Hugh the job; lost and reunited with Hugh after he got Christine pregnant; fought for and got custody of Katrina
Ben Jessup... Daniel Keyes...1969-72
Daniel Hathaway's old partner handled his affairs.
Harriet_______Jessup.. .Camilla Ashland... 1969-70 .
.Josephine Nichols 70-72
Ben's wife; Hugh and Barbara's mother;
Dr. Hugh Jessup...Rex Robbins...1970
Son of Ben and Harriet; dates Christine; tries to assist Barbara; argues with Homer Rayburn. Lives with Christine; married Alison; gets Chief of Staff position due to Alison's shady ways, Fickle Hugh then leaves Alison for Chris; knocks her up; leaves her for Alison (dick move, btw). Alison and Hugh fought for and won custody of Katrina
Katrina Jessup...Jillian Ross...1972
Daughter of Christine and Hugh; awarded to Hugh and Alison
Ginger Larsen ???? 1971 murder victim of Randy Vernon
Emily Lockwood 1969 Dee Victor
Dolores Lopez...Jana Kleinburg...1970
Blackmailed Steve over a murder that Earl Dana committed; murdered by Earl
Ed Lucas... Mark Gordon...1969...
... Charles Cioffi...1969-70
. ..Joe Mascolo...1970-72
Vicky's father runs the Starlight Cafe; not a fan of the Hathaways. Ed beats up Michael over Vicky's commitment; hires a photographer to try to catch Michael and Liz in the "act"; hates Liz. Finally gives his blessing to Michael and Vicky
Laura McNair...Lee Kurty...1972
Paul Monroe Robert Hennesey 1969-70
Son of Tony and Ruth; fond of Dad's girlfriend, Christine
Ruth ______Monroe...Nancy Franklin...1969-70
Tony's wife; Paul's mother
Tony Monroe...David Bailey...1969-70 .
Reporter married to Ruth but living with Christine; father of Paul. Went to Israel on assignment
Sally Moore...Brenda Benet...1969...
Detective______ Munford Gil Rogers...1972
hired by Christine to find the man terrorizing her.
Stella O'Brien...Bibi Osterwald...1969-72
Lovable, motherly housekeeper. at the Hathaway home. Left to care for an aunt
Tom O'Neill...John Scanlon...1973
Reverend Olmstead Peter Masterson 1970
Joseph Daly 1970
Mrs. Pangborn...Paula Trueman...1972
rented room to Terry
Barbara Jessup Petrie 1970 Ronnie Claire Edwards
Hugh's institutionalized sister
Dale Petrie...Justin McDonough... 1969-70
Harriet and Ben Jessup's son in law
Dr. Joe Prescott...William Post, Jr. ...1970-73
Steve and Terry's father; heart attack after fight with Terry; loses Chief of Staff position because Alison rats his heart condition out to Hospital Administrator Hurley; pissed at Alison;
Kate Hathaway Prescott Diana Van Der Vlis 1969-73
Best friend of Christine Cameron; dislikes Tony Monroe; dated Steve and decided to keep the house. ; lost track of Steve when thugs left him with amnesia; waits patiently; Alison shows up at Steve and Kate's wedding married to Hugh;raised Peter; shows signs of schizophrenia; gets treatment from Joe.
Steve and Terry's mother
Steve Prescott...Laurence Luckinbill,..1969-70
Head of Prescott Enterprises; dates sisters Alison and Kate; blackmailed by Dolores Lopez; beaten up by Ronsky's thugs; finds safety with Ellie Jardin and her mute son, Peter; amnesiac; regains memory. Takes custody of Peter, marries Kate; clears Terry with Amy's help.
Terry Prescott...Douglas Ross...1970-71
Joe and Nan's teenage son; argument with Joe results in Joe's heart attack; dates Lois Snowden; moved into the boarding house of Mrs. Pangborne. Accused of murdering Ginger and beating Lois; cleared by Amy and Steve; left town with Lois, happily.
Adrienne Harris Rainey...Priscilla Pointer...1972-73
John's ex; tries to win him back; fails; helped Dermot Flanery get the Jessups custody; helps Liz hide the truth about the baby; reunites with John
John Rainey...Peter MacLean...1971-73
distinguished attorney, estranged from ex-wife Adrienne and daughter Liz. Enjoyed the company of Christine Cameron. Inevitably reunited with Adrienne, but kicked her to the curb for a newly released Christine. The two discuss marriage
Dr. Carlos Ramirez Gonzalo Madurga
Brad Ramsey...Jock Gaynor...1971 Prescott Enterprises Employee suggests partnership; dates Alison
Dr. Homer Rayburn...Alan Manson...1972 argued with Hugh
Rachel __ Rayburn Jan Farrand 1972
Dr. Reeves ... Don Fellows
Harry Ronsky...Ralph Stantley 1970-71
Ronsky was the gangster father of Brad Ramsey who sent goons to beat up Steve Prescott and dump him alongside a road. Steve woke up to no memory and found refuge with Ellie Jardin and her son Peter.
Arthur Saxton...Bernard Kates...1969-70
Represents Prescott Enterprises; wants the Hathaway property; left town with Helen
Amy ______Snowden...Clarice Blackburn...1969-71
Lois's mother; dislikes Terry; prim and proper; begrudgingly becomes friends withTerry; helped Steve clear Terry; got a job with Christine Cameron at her boutique and they become friends
Howard Snowden...Tom McDermott...1969
Lois Snowden...Jeanne Ruskin...1970-72
Prescott Enterprises; dates Terry; knew Roy; runs away from Amyl beaten up by Randy Vernon; moves in with Nan and Joe; behaves like a recluse; leaves town happily with Terry.
Athena Stefanopolis...Despo Diamontediou 1972
Christine's aunt; visits
Steven Talbot James Luisi 1969
D.A. Bud Taylor...Wesley Addy...1972 ...
Randy Vernon Alex Howard 1971 Murdered Ginger Larsen and beat up Lois
Will Watts...Robert Symonds...1972
Adoption agent that pretends to befriend Christine; is really "JEHU" the man terrorizing her; disapproves of the baby with a single mother
Dr. Williams ... Hazen Gifford
Helen Wyatt...Meg Myles...1970-71
Arthur's secretary; slept with Roy; left town with Arthur
Bert...????????? 1972 dated Liz
Connie.... ?????...girlfriend Jack Blaine 71
Dave the Bartender...Charles Dobson...1971
Jake...???...George Spencer 71
Mugger(stabbed Roy)...William Devane 71 or 72
Roy Scheider 1969
Announcer ...Wally King 1969-73
???? Ken Roberts ????
??? Lee Jordan ???
Organists John Gart 1969-70
John Winters 1970
Eddie Layton 1970-73