The cast of M*A*S*H: where are they now?

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It goes without saying the M*A*S*H was one of the most popular television shows of all time. The finale, So Long, Farewell, Amen, shown on 28 February 1983, holds the record for the most watched single episode in television history.

Today, we have a look at the stars of the show 35 years on, some of whom have since passed.

Dr Benjamin Franklin ‘Hawkeye’ Pierce – Alan Alda

Corporal Walter ‘Radar’ O-Reilly – Gary Burghoff

Father Francis Mulcahy – William Christopher

Sergeant Maxwell Q. Klinger – Jamie Farr

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Captain B.J. Hunnicut – Mike Farrell

Major Franklin Burns – Larry Linville

Colonel Sherman T. Potter – Harry Morgan (RIP)

Major Charles Emerson Winchester – David Ogden-Stiers (RIP)

Margaret ‘Hot Lips’ Houlihan – Loretta Swit


Which was your favourite M*A*S*H character?

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Written by Leon Della Bosca

Leon Della Bosca is a voracious reader who loves words. You'll often find him spending time in galleries, writing, designing, painting, drawing, or photographing and documenting street art. He has a publishing and graphic design background and loves movies and music, but then, who doesn’t?



Total Comments: 5
  1. 0

    Good clean fun. They don’t make them like this anymore.

  2. 0

    They all deserve a Presidential Citation for entertaining the world.

  3. 0

    To Allenmack – you said it all! Nothing more required.

  4. 0

    And ‘Major Charles Emerson Winchester’ died this weekend. ????



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