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North and South, Book II 

The story of two friends and their families on opposite sides of the American Civil War.


Douglas Heyes
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Series cast summary:
Kirstie Alley ...  Virgilia Hazard 6 episodes, 1986
David Carradine ...  Justin LaMotte 6 episodes, 1986
Philip Casnoff ...  Elkanah Bent 6 episodes, 1986
Mary Crosby ...  Isabel Hazard 6 episodes, 1986
Lesley-Anne Down ...  Madeline LaMotte Main / ... 6 episodes, 1986
Jonathan Frakes ...  Stanley Hazard 6 episodes, 1986
Genie Francis ...  Brett Main Hazard 6 episodes, 1986
Terri Garber ...  Ashton Main Huntoon 6 episodes, 1986
Wendy Kilbourne ...  Constance Flynn Hazard 6 episodes, 1986
Kate McNeil ...  Augusta Barclay 6 episodes, 1986
Jim Metzler ...  James Huntoon 6 episodes, 1986
James Read ...  George Hazard 6 episodes, 1986
Lewis Smith ...  Charles Main 6 episodes, 1986
Parker Stevenson ...  Billy Hazard 6 episodes, 1986
Patrick Swayze ...  Orry Main 6 episodes, 1986
Lloyd Bridges ...  Jefferson Davis 6 episodes, 1986
Olivia de Havilland ...  Mrs. Neal 6 episodes, 1986
Linda Evans ...  Rose Sinclair 6 episodes, 1986
Morgan Fairchild ...  Burdetta Halloran 6 episodes, 1986
Hal Holbrook ...  Abraham Lincoln 6 episodes, 1986
Lee Horsley ...  Rafe Beaudeen 6 episodes, 1986
Nancy Marchand ...  Dorothea Dix 6 episodes, 1986
Wayne Newton ...  Capt. Thomas Turner 6 episodes, 1986
Jean Simmons ...  Clarissa Main 6 episodes, 1986
James Stewart ...  Miles Colbert 6 episodes, 1986
David Ogden Stiers ...  Congressman Sam Greene 6 episodes, 1986
Inga Swenson ...  Maude Hazard 6 episodes, 1986
Anthony Zerbe ...  Gen. Ulysses S. Grant 6 episodes, 1986
Bonnie Bartlett ...  General's Wife 6 episodes, 1986
Michael Dudikoff ...  Lt. Rudy Bodford 6 episodes, 1986
Burton Gilliam ...  Cpl. Strock 6 episodes, 1986
Erica Gimpel ...  Semiramis 6 episodes, 1986
Clu Gulager ...  Gen. Philip Henry Sheridan 6 episodes, 1986
Whip Hubley ...  Lt. Stephen Kent 6 episodes, 1986
William Schallert ...  Gen. Robert E. Lee 6 episodes, 1986
Forest Whitaker ...  Cuffey 6 episodes, 1986
Lou Felder Lou Felder ...  Thaddeus Stevens 6 episodes, 1986
Beau Billingslea ...  Ezra 5 episodes, 1986
John Nixon John Nixon ...  Washington 5 episodes, 1986
James Houghton ...  Lt. Ambrose Pell 4 episodes, 1986
Russell Rarick Russell Rarick ...  Tom 4 episodes, 1986
Tony Frank Tony Frank ...  Salem Jones 3 episodes, 1986
Kurtwood Smith ...  Col. Hram Berdan 3 episodes, 1986
Michael Burgess Michael Burgess ...  Jim 3 episodes, 1986
Jeff Williams ...  Boz 3 episodes, 1986
Michael Champion ...  Detective Haller 2 episodes, 1986
Bumper Robinson ...  Michael 2 episodes, 1986
Jack Thibeau ...  Mr. Morgan 2 episodes, 1986
Lloyd Alan Lloyd Alan ...  Lt. Roberts 2 episodes, 1986
Lee Anthony Lee Anthony ...  General Scott 2 episodes, 1986
Dixie K. Wade Dixie K. Wade ...  Mrs. Shoup 2 episodes, 1986


The continuing saga of the Hazards and the Mains. The Hazards are from the North and the Mains from the South. George Hazard and Orry Main met at West Point and fought in the Mexican American war together becoming fast friends. Now they find themselves fighting on opposite sides of the Civil War and struggle to maintain their friendship through these troubled times. Written by Susan Southall <stobchatay@aol.com>

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Release Date:

4 May 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Love and War See more »

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1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?


James Read (George Hazard) and Wendy Kilbourne (Constance Hazard); and Jonathan Frakes (Stanley Hazard) and Genie Francis (Brett Main Hazard) are married couples in real-life. See more »


It is commonly regarded as a mistake that Ashton's wedding photo contains color when color photography was not available at the time. While it is true that the type of photography at the time produced only black and white images, it was possible and even common practice to add color to photographs by tinting them by hand. See more »


Referenced in The History of North and South (2004) See more »

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North and South book one and two
23 June 2006 | by peters159-1See all my reviews

Better late than never. I do not watch T.V. I try, I really do but then the commercials come on and you soon forget what you're suppose to be watching. Anyway, my favorite niece came to town and asked me if I would tape north and south for her, before I knew what I was getting into I said yes. It took several days, a week, I think, before the first installment was over. By then I was in shock because while taping the series for her I "paused" over the commercials. I was exhausted when I finally handed her the tapes. But something had happened to me. I liked what I saw. I was looking through my "movie catalog" and noticed that both books were available on DVD. I bought them. I like a good story and North and South were very good TV adaptations. The production values were outstanding and the costumes, especially for the ladies, were a real eye treat. And yes, I read the first book and although there were differences it didn't stop me from enjoying the mini-series. The scope of the undertaking outdoes Gone With The Wind and the acting was up to anything the movies might offer. One of the things I like about north and south was how they didn't avoid the slavery issue as so many films about that era does ( I never could figure that out.) Anyone who likes a good story told at an interesting pace should love north and south. It should not be missed. Thank you.

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