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The story of the enduring friendship between Orry Main of South Carolina (Patrick Swayze) and George Hazard of Pennsylvania (James Read), who become best friends while attending the United States Military Academy at West Point but later find themselves and their families on opposite sides of the American Civil War.

  1. Richard T. Heffron


Series Cast

  1. James Read as George Hazard

    James Read

    George Hazard

    15 Episodes

  2. Lesley-Anne Down as Madeline Fabray LaMotte

    Lesley-Anne Down

    Madeline Fabray LaMotte

    15 Episodes

  3. Jonathan Frakes as Stanley Hazard

    Jonathan Frakes

    Stanley Hazard

    13 Episodes

  4. Patrick Swayze as Orry Main

    Patrick Swayze

    Orry Main

    12 Episodes

  5. Philip Casnoff as Elkanah Bent

    Philip Casnoff

    Elkanah Bent

    11 Episodes

  6. Jean Simmons as Clarissa Main

    Jean Simmons

    Clarissa Main

    11 Episodes

  7. Inga Swenson as Maude Hazard

    Inga Swenson

    Maude Hazard

    11 Episodes

  8. Lewis Smith as Charles Main

    Lewis Smith

    Charles Main

    10 Episodes

  9. David Carradine as Justin LaMotte

    David Carradine

    Justin LaMotte

    8 Episodes

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Last Season

Book III - North and South

Book III

1994 | 3 Episodes

The Civil War has just ended, but things in the country aren't much better, especially in the south.

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North and South
North and South


Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language English


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