The shows which were being represented in the 60s and 70s are totally different from the TV programs nowadays. Movies in the past period were mostly based on true life and family life values.
The series by the name of bonanza which ran from 1959 to 1973 was also included in that. It represented a story about father Ben Cartwright and his sons Adam, Joe, and Hoss who faced all the difficulties which came their way.
Bonanza was a popular show with an adorable cast. Pernell Robert was the most famous actor in bonanza. Robert was born in Georgia in 1928.
The Father of Robert was a salesman but Robert showed interest in music and acting instead. He became part of the Marine Corps in 1946. He got famous in a short time period.
Robert had his first debut with Sophia Loren in the movie “Desire Under The Elms” . Accordingly, after that, he got the role of Adam in bonanza. Robert left the bonanza show in 1965. His family told that Robert didn’t like the concept of the show because the show had nothing of the change in it.
Speaking to the New York times Robert said “I had six seasons of playing the eldest son on that show . Six seasons of feeling like a damned idiot, going around me, liked a middle-aged teenager, saying”yes Pa” “No Pa” on cue. It was downright, disgusting_such dialogue for a grown man.
I felt, I wasn’t being taken seriously as an actor, and that’s like death to one’s talent ..stuck as Adam Cartwright. I was only able to use about one_tenth of my ability”.
In 1965 he told ”I feel I’m an aristocrat in my field of endeavor. My being part of Bonanza was like Isaac Stern sitting in with Lawrence Welk.”