Dynasty is an ABC network primetime TV soap opera created by Richard & Esther Shapiro.
The show aired from January 12, 1981 to May 11, 1989, lasting for nine seasons and 220 episodes.
It also spawned the spin-off series "The Colbys" which aired from November 1985 to March 1987.
In October of 1991, ABC aired a two-part mini-series called "Dynasty: The Reunion."
The series centered on the Carringtons, a wealthy family residing in Denver, Colorado.
- John Forsythe as Blake Carrington
- Linda Evans as Krystle Grant Jennings Carrington
- Pamela Sue Martin\Emma Samms as Fallon Carrington Colby
- John James as Jeff Colby
- Al Corley\Jack Coleman as Steve Carrington
- Joan Collins as Alexis Colby
- Pamela Bellwood as Claudia Blaisdel Carrington
- Heather Locklear as Sammy Jo Carrington
- Gordon Thomson\Robin Sachs as Adam Carrington
- Lee Bergere as Joseph Anders
- Lloyd Bochner as Cecil Colby Lloyd
- Kathleen Beller as Kirby Anders
- Michael Nader as Dex Dexter
- Diahann Carroll as Dominique Deveraux
- Catherine Oxenburg as Amanda Carrington
- Leann Hunley as Dana Waring Carrington