Michael Landon

Little House on the Prairie (from left): Mathew Laborteaux, Michael Landon, Karen Grassle, Melissa Sue Anderson, 'Make Them Proud, Part II', (Season 6, ep. 619, aired Feb. 4, 1980), 1974-1983

‘Little House on the Prairie’ Cast Members Reveal They Took Hair & Wood From Set

One star wished they could have taken more!

Actor Michael Landon and son Michael Landon, Jr. attend the Third Annual Moonlight Roundup Extravaganza to Benefit Free Arts for Abused Children on July 29, 1989 at the Calamigos Ranch in Malibu, California

Who is Michael Landon Jr.? The ‘Little House on the Prairie’ Star’s Son Turns 60

Find out how he paid tribute to his late father.

Bonanza Michael Landon, 1959-73

Michael Landon’s Daughter Reveals He Avoided Doctors Before Cancer Diagnosis

He died from pancreatic cancer at just 54 years old.

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Shannen Doherty Opens Up About How ‘Little House’ Creator Michael Landon Inspired Her

Shannen Doherty looks back fondly on her time on ‘Little House on the Prairie.’

Michael Landon: Life & Legacy of America’s Favorite Family Man

Why millions of fans still adore ‘Little House On The Prairie’s’ frontier Dad.

LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE, clockwise from bottom left: Melissa Sue Anderson, Michael Landon, Karen Grassle, Melissa Gilbert, Sidney Greenbush (center), (Season 1, 1974), 1974-83. ph: Carl Furuta / TV Guide / ©NBC /

‘Little House On The Prairie’ 8 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know

Find out which star was also in an ’80s slasher film and why Michael Landon’s hair was purple.

TV Western Heroes collage

Roundup of Top 15 Western Heroes in TV & Film

From John Wayne and Clint Eastwood to Henry Fonda and Dennis Hopper, y’all will love this cattle drive of the bravest heroes from Westerns across film and TV.

Sally Field 'Flying Nun' Highway to Heaven' Michael Landon; Sieter Act, Oh, God!

Ultimate Trivia: How Well Do You Know These Heavenly Shows & Films?

Who played Jonathan Smith on ‘Highway to Heaven?’ Take our heavenly quiz to find out!

LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE -- Pictured: (l-r) Melissa Gilbert as Laura Elizabeth Ingalls, Michael Landon as Charles Philip Ingalls, Brenda/Wendi Turnbaugh as Grace Ingalls, Karen Grassle as Caroline Quiner Holbrook Ingalls, Melissa Sue Anderson as Mary Ingalls Kendall, Lindsay/Sidney Greenbush as Carrie Ingalls

‘Little House on the Prairie’ Cast 50 Years Later: Which Star Put Out a Comedy Album?

Find out what happened to your favorite TV family.

Michael Landon (1936-1991), US actor, poses with his arms crossed and resting on his knee with a log cabin the background in a portrait issued as publicity for the US television series, 'Little House on the Prairie', circa 1974. The drama, adapted from the novels by Laura Ingalls Wilder (1867-1957), starred Landon as 'Charles Ingalls'

Was Michael Landon as Wholesome as Pa on the ‘Little House’ Set?

This star spills the secrets of set life at the show’s 50th reunion.

Karen Grassle, Little House on the Prairie, Season 1, 1874

Karen Grassle (Ma Ingalls) Reflects on ‘Little House on the Prairie,’ Her TV Kids, Her Mom & More

“When it was physical work, most of it I could do, but obviously I didn’t do it for 12 hours like Caroline Ingalls. I just did it long enough for the montage and then they sprayed the sweat on me, so I had it easy.”

Little House on the Prairie Michael Landon, 1974-1983

‘Little House on the Prairie’ Cast Members Will Reunite in Honor of Michael Landon

They are raising money to help end pancreatic cancer.

Sean Astin and Mackenzie Astin during Crossroads School Staged

They’re Related? 7 Iconic Stars & Their Famous Children

Did you know these famous faces are also family?

BONANZA, Pernell Roberts, Michael Landon, Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, 1959-1973

20 of the Hottest Bombshells That Guest Starred on ‘Bonanza’

The best female guest stars on one of the longest running westerns.

THE VIRGINIAN, Robert Redford, 'The Evil That Men Do, aired October 16, 1963

These Iconic Stars Got Their Start in TV Westerns

A lot of actors got their start on tv westerns. Here a few share their stories.

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Enjoy a Thanksgiving Marathon of ‘The Dean Martin Celebrity Roast’

Catchy Comedy network’s 24-hour marathon features 21 of Dean Martin’s classic comedy specials that featured a who’s-who of celebrities from the era roasting, and getting roasted by, each other in a good-natured way.

Crackle Top 20 Shows

Top 20 Classic TV Shows on Crackle Right Now

Crackle is starting your holiday TV “menu” off right with a handful of beloved classics available now on the free, ad-supported streaming service that offers thousands of movies and TV series.

BONANZA, Pernell Roberts, Michael Landon, Lorne Greene, Dan Blocker, 1959-1973

‘Bonanza’ Was the First TV Show to Do This & More Trivia on Anniversary of Premiere

The popular western that made a star out of Michael Landon first hit the airwaves on September 12, 1959.

LITTLE HOUSE ON THE PRAIRIE -- Pictured: (l-r) Melissa Gilbert as Laura Elizabeth Ingalls, Michael Landon as Charles Philip Ingalls, Brenda/Wendi Turnbaugh as Grace Ingalls, Karen Grassle as Caroline Quiner Holbrook Ingalls, Melissa Sue Anderson as Mary Ingalls Kendall, Lindsay/Sidney Greenbush as Carrie Ingalls

‘Little House on the Prairie’ Star Details Brain Tumor Diagnosis in New Book

She also details her experiences on the set of the hit show.

TVs Best Dads

Beloved By All, These Popular TV Pops Helped Raise Generations

Celebrate the best TV dads through the decades.

Michael Landon, 1981

Michael Landon: America’s Frontier Father

Landon was a respected figure in Tinseltown, with numerous acting roles to his credit. 

I WAS A TEENAGE WEREWOLF, Michael Landon, 1957

Drive-In Classic: “I Was A Teenage Werewolf”

Did you know these 8 things about Michael Landon’s cult classic?