Daytime Drama, spun off from "Another World," which followed Iris Carrington from Bay City as she rediscovered Alex Wheeler, a former love, and moved to the Houston area. The stories ... See full summary »

Creator:

Paul Rauch
Reviews

Episodes

Years



1982   1981   1980  
5 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

The Edge of Night (1956–1984)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

In the city of Monticello, attorney Mike Karr and his colleagues are involved in solving crimes and intrigue which touch the lives of many citizens. Some such citizens include dowager ... See full summary »

Stars: Ann Flood, Joel Crothers, Sharon Gabet
Another World (1964–1999)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The continuing story of life in the Midwestern town of Bay City, and the love, loss, trials, and triumph of its residents, who come from different backgrounds and social circles. Those who ... See full summary »

Stars: Victoria Wyndham, Constance Ford, Hugh Marlowe
The Doctors (1963–1982)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Dr. Matt Powers is head of Hope Memorial Hospital in the town of Madison, concerning himself with the staff and patients with their attending dramas. He is primarily supported by his wife ... See full summary »

Stars: James Pritchett, David O'Brien, Lydia Bruce
The Young and the Restless (TV Series 1973)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Set in Genoa City, this is the long-running soap that tells the story of the struggle behind the business, and sex-savvy Abbott and Newman clans.

Stars: Doug Davidson, Eric Braeden, Peter Bergman
Days of Our Lives (TV Series 1965)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A chronicle of the lives, loves, trials and tribulations of the citizens of the fictional city of Salem.

Stars: Frances Reid, John Clarke, Macdonald Carey
Ryan's Hope (1975–1989)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Set in Riverside on the upper West Side of Manhattan, Ryan's Hope centered mostly on the working class Ryans, an Irish-American family headed by Maeve and Johnny Ryan. They owned Ryan's Bar... See full summary »

Stars: Michael Levin, Nancy Addison, Helen Gallagher
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

With the land to hold them together, nothing can tear the Logans apart. Why is the land so important to Cassie's family? It takes the events of one turbulent year- the year of the night ... See full summary »

Director: Jack Smight
Stars: Claudia McNeil, Janet MacLachlan, Robert Christian
Capitol (1982–1987)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

This daytime serial dramatized the power struggles and personal machinations between two feuding political families the wealthy Cleggs and middle-class McCandlesses. Storylines developed ... See full summary »

Stars: Constance Towers, Debrah Farentino, Rory Calhoun
Texas (TV Movie 1994)
Adventure | History | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In the beginning of the 19th Century, many white Americans are settling in the Mexican province of Texas. As the years go by, political conflicts between the settlers and the Mexican ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Lang
Stars: Maria Conchita Alonso, Benjamin Bratt, Frederick Coffin
Attica (TV Movie 1980)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The behind the scenes of the 1971 prisoners revolt at the Attica prison.

Director: Marvin J. Chomsky
Stars: Henry Darrow, Charles Durning, Joel Fabiani
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Chuck Toedan's the host of a gameshow featuring death row convicts competeing in life-or-death contests in hopes of cheating the executioner or, at the very least, winning some nice prizes ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Pirro
Stars: John McCafferty, Robyn Blythe, Beano
The Marva Collins Story (TV Movie 1981)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

In this touching story, a dedicated African-American teacher in an inner-city school in the midwestern United States facing tough odds helps ghetto children to succeed. Meanwhile, she faces... See full summary »

Director: Peter Levin
Stars: Cicely Tyson, Morgan Freeman, Rodrick F. Wimberly
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Beverlee McKinsey ...  Iris Wheeler / ... 342 episodes, 1980-1981
Edit

Storyline

Daytime Drama, spun off from "Another World," which followed Iris Carrington from Bay City as she rediscovered Alex Wheeler, a former love, and moved to the Houston area. The stories centered around the daily lives of the wealthy Wheelers and Bellmans and the middle-class Marshalls and their ranching and oil interests. Beverlee McKinsey, as Iris, was the first daytime performer to be given starring credit. Written by Budikavlan

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

soap opera | texas | See All (2) »

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 August 1980 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Another World: Texas See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Songwriter Kenny O'Dell was a daily viewer and got his inspiration from this soap opera to write the hit song "Mama, he's crazy" which The Judds took to number one to the country charts, See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Texas episodes now available on-line
29 August 2007 | by derekc-8See all my reviews

Procter and Gamble has made several of its cancelled soaps, including Texas, available on-line and free of charge on the AOL Video site. Other P&G offerings are Another World, Edge of Night and Search for Tomorrow.

http://video.aol.com/video-category/p-and-g-classic-soaps/1744

Fans of Texas are invited to join a discussion board at:

http://awfan4ever1975.yuku.com/forums/86

Texas went through many metamorphoses before it finally gelled towards the end of its run in 1982. By that time, Gail Kobe and Pamela Long were producing and writing the show. Long had a double role on the show in also portraying Ashley Linden Marshall. If you want to watch how it all began with Beverlee McKinsey in the starring role as Iris, be sure to check out the Texas section at the Procter & Gamble link above.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 4 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending Movies With Prime Video

Enjoy a night in with these popular movies available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed