October 24, 2014 | Updated at 02:39 AM EDT The Latest Entertainment & Celebrity News

'Dallas' Season 3 Spoilers: Sue Ellen's Drinking Problem Resurfaces as John Ross 'Walks Dangerous Line' Becoming Like Father [VIDEO]

Filming for the third season of Dallas is underway and show star Josh Henderson (who plays John Ross), revealed that his character's promiscuous ways and the passing of JR Ewing causes his mother, Sue Ellen's, drinking problems to come back with a vengeance.

By Char Little, EnStars on Dec 21, 2013 11:53 AM EST
facebook tweet this pin it plus
Sign Up for Newsletter
  • 'Dallas' Season 3 Photos
  • (Photo : Instagram/Dallas TNT)

Filming for the third season of Dallas is underway and show star Josh Henderson (who plays John Ross), revealed that his character's promiscuous ways and the passing of JR Ewing causes his mother, Sue Ellen's, drinking problems to come back with a vengeance.

Henderson told TV Fanatic in an interview published Friday that Ross' relationship with Sue Ellen and her alcoholic issues will be a major storyline for the show this upcoming season.

'Dallas' Season 3 Premiere 2014: Show Runners Reveal Opening Scene, New Fling For Christopher [VIDEO]

"Obviously when JR passed she had a few drinks and she was drunk at the funeral, and that's something that's a deep concern and a pain in John Ross since he was a kid. He hates seeing his mother drinking." He confessed that John Ross is aware that he isn't helping the situation. "He knows it's not good, it's not a good situation, but things he does and his actions this year, you know, it definitely is going to have his mother on the fence of how [she deals] with what she knows John Ross is doing."

He revealed that Sue Ellen is going to through many dark moments this season as she continues her struggle.

One thing that John Ross is doing this season that is huge is trying to find out who killed Ewing. He takes drastic measures including continuing his affair with Emma, despite being married to Pamela, in hopes of getting more information.

'Dallas' Season 3 Spoilers: The Ewings Set To Do 'Bad' As 'Things' Won't 'Stay Quiet For Long on Southfork'? [VIDEO]

"John Ross [is] obsessed with who killed his father..So he marries Pamela, he realized that he can get some info out of Emma...He truly does love Pamela. He doesn't want to hurt her. He knows that he's walking a dangerous line."

While trying to avenge his father's death by having the affair, Ross struggles with becoming just like his father, as much as he tries to deny it, others notice it as well.

"[The affair] becomes a sticky situation because [Emma] kind of falls for John Ross and John Ross is married. That never really stopped JR so, you know, history is kind of repeating itself a little bit...He is kind of obsessed with this back and forth of 'I'm not my father', but he kind of really is, and he's very much seeing a lot of JR in him and so is everybody else."

The third season of Dallas premieres on Monday Feb. 24 on TNT.


© 2014 Enstarz, All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

Tagged :   Dallas Season 3
facebook tweet this pin it plus
Contribute to this Story send us a tip send us a tip send us a tip
Sign Up for Newsletters

Around The Web

  • SEARCH ENSTARS

Eric will make his decision between Rick and Ridge on the October 23, 2014 episode of 'The Bold and the Beautiful'

Eric's Decision Is Met With Major Disapproval On 'The Bold and the Beautiful'

The day has finally come for Eric (John McCook) to make his announcement about the future of Forrester Creations-but things may not go quite as expected on The Bold and the Beautiful.

Cynthia Bailey

Cynthia Bailey Claps Back After Phaedra Parks Calls Her A 'Lapdog'

After throwing subliminal shots on Instagram, Cynthia Bailey has spoken out about Phaedra Parks' recent interview with Ellen in which she called Bailey a "lap dog."

Yung Berg, Masika

LISTEN to Masika and Yung Berg Address The Dating Rumors [EXCLUSIVE]

Listen to "Love and Hip Hop Hollywood's" Masika Kalysha address the dating rumors with Yung Berg and clear up the rumors of her own plastic surgery.

Longmire

Cast Supports Fan Petition To Save 'Longmire'

Fans have begun a petition to revive A&E's cancelled crime drama 'Longmire', which has yet to be picked up by a new network.

Tamar Braxton and her husband Vince Herbert

Tamar Braxton & Vince Herbert Talk Marriage While Facing Breakup Rumors

Now that the fourth season of WeTV’s Braxton Family Values has come to an end, the spotlight is on its spinoff Tamar & Vince as Tamar Braxton attempts to shut down rumors that she and her husband Vincent Herbert are heading for a split.

Longmire

'Longmire' Cancellation Takes A Toll On Cast

As A&E's axed 'Longmire' continues the long search for a new network, cast and crew have stopped to remind fans that the series' message of camaraderie is just as much alive off-screen as it is on.

Mattie Breaux of 'Party Down South'

'Party Down South' Star Mattie Breaux Injured In A Four-Wheeling Accident--Find Out How She's Doing!

Her drunken alter ego has gotten her into some trouble before on Party Down South, but this time Mattie Breaux is being forced to deal with something that can't be blamed on Martha.

Katey Sagal

Listen To Katey Sagal's Haunting Cover Of 'Greensleeves' Before New 'Sons of Anarchy' Episode

Katey Sagal, who plays Gemma on FX's Sons of Anarchy, is covering another classic song on Tuesday night's episode of the series and it is now available to listen to before the episode.

Longmire

A&E Star Writes Introduction For 'Longmire' Book

Those involved with A&E's 'Longmire' were close before the series was cancelled, but it looks like the struggle has only strengthened the bonds of friendship.

Longmire

Cast Supports Fan Petition To Save 'Longmire'

Fans have begun a petition to revive A&E's cancelled crime drama 'Longmire', which has yet to be picked up by a new network.

Longmire

'Longmire' Writer Reccomends New Strategy For Series

Fans of 'Longmire' began to organize "Twitter Stampedes" to promote the series following A&E's decision to cancel the crime drama and continue to do so as producers search to find the program a new network.

John Carroll Lynch

'American Horror Story': Twisty The Clown VERY Bitter About Freak Show Being In Town

John Carroll Lynch plays Twisty the Clown, one of the most terrifying characters on television on 'American Horror Story: Freak Show,' and the actor recently discussed some of the character's motivations.

The Dovekeepers

Cote de Pablo Gets Intimate On Set With 'Dovekeepers' Co-Star

Roma Downey shared a new photo from the set of The Dovekeepers which featured the show’s leading men.

Taylor 'Lil Bit' Wright of 'Party Down South'

'Party Down South' Star Taylor 'Lil Bit' Wright Is PREGNANT!

Fans initially questioned her plans to leave Party Down South after the show's second season, but it appears everything has worked out for the best for Taylor 'Lil Bit' Wright-who has officially announced that she is pregnant and expecting a baby with her new boyfriend.

Omarion & Apryl Jones

'LHHH' Star Omarion Speaks On 'Untrue' Rumors He & Apryl Jones Split

VH1's Love & Hip Hop Hollywood star Omarion has spoken out about rumors that he and Apryl Jones have called it quits after speculation that her ex-boyfriend fathered the couple's baby boy.

Latest News

Teen Wolf

Lydia & Parrish Heading For Romance On 'Teen Wolf'? Ryan Kelley HInts At Future Coupling [VIDEO]

Lydia and Deputy Parrish may become more than friends in season 5.

Revenge

Will David Despise Emily's Actions On 'Revenge'? Victoria Mocks Thorne In New Clip [VIDEO]

David will soon find out what his daughter has been up to over the last three years.

Scorpion

First Look At 'Scorpion'/'NCIS: LA' Crossover, Hetty Lange Joins Walter O'Brien's Team

Hetty must get the 'Scorpion' team ready for some undercover work.

Haven

Will The Colorado Kid Return On 'Haven'? Dave's Time Gap Opens The Door

Season 5 could prompt the return of James Coogan

Hawaii Five 0

Flashback To 6-Year-Old McGarrett In 'Hawaii Five-0', What Will Young Steve Reveal? [VIDEO]

A young Steve McGarrett will appear in season 5's fifth episode.

Degrassi

Cheerleading Battle Takes Place On 'Degrassi' After Zoe Tries To Impress Becky

A battle of the cheerleaders is about to take place on the season premiere of 'Degrassi: The Next Generation' when Becky shows everyone who's boss.

Laverne Cox

Laverne Cox Says She's 'In Awe' of Her Cast Mates on #OITNB!

The cast of "Orange is the New Black" is truly a family. Watch season three star Laverne Cox dish on what it's really like to be an actor on the hit Netflix series.

Ray J

Ray J is No Longer Proud of His Sex Tape with Kim Kardashian

“Love and Hip Hop Hollywood” star Ray J recently sat down for an interview with VH1 to talk about the season, his current relationship with his girl (or ex-girl) Princess and his true relationship with Teairra Mari.

Featured Videos

From Our Partners

Dragon Ball Xenoverse

Dragon Ball Xenoverse European Preorder Bonuses Include Super Saiyan 4 Vegeta Playable Character, Special Trunks Edition Also Announced

A new form of Vegeta and two player outfits were announced today as preorder bonuses for Dragon Ball Xenoverse in Europe. Also announced was the Trunks' Travel Edition of the game, which comes with a 25 cm figurine of the half-Saiyan himself.

Guild Wars 2 Logo

Guild Wars 2 News: Currency Exchange Changes Reversed In One Day Following Negative Player Response

ArenaNet recently changed the currency system within Guild Wars 2, but player backlash has already prompted the developers to add the original options back into the game.

Leah Calvert

Leah Calvert News: 'Teen Mom 2' Star May Sue Over Claims Of Drug Abuse [VIDEO]

Leah Calvert may be considering a lawsuit following claims of her alleged drug use.

Miranda and Corey Simms

Leah Calvert News: 'Teen Mom 2' Star's Sister Thinks Miranda Simms Is Immature [VIDEO]

Victoria Messer recently went on record, claiming Corey Simms' wife isn't as she seems.

Lisa Rinna and Harry Hamlin

Lisa Rinna 'RHOBH': Harry Hamlin Refuses To Film For Bravo Series [VIDEO]

Harry Hamlin won't be starring alongside his wife on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills season five.

Lolo Jones

Lolo Jones Sympathizes With Oscar Pistorius; Confessed That Her Dad Was in Prison for Murder [VIDEO]

Love her or hate her, but give Lolo Jones credit for saying what's on her mind. On the topic of Oscar Pistorius' prison sentence, she had a unique and real answer.

Maria Sharapova

Maria Sharapova Bows to Serena Williams Without a Fight? Sharapova on Cusp of WTA Finals Exit [VIDEO]

Once again, Maria Sharapova looks like she'll fail to come out on top head-to-head against Serena Williams. And this time, they haven't even faced each other on the court.

Sporting Kansas City

SAPRISSA vs. SPORTING KC Live Stream FREE Online: 2014 CONCACAF Champions League, Live Coverage From San Jose, Projected Lineups and TACTICAL PREVIEW

Two clubs chasing CONCACAF Champions League glory will do battle today in a group-stage match between Saprissa and Sporting Kansas City. The clash scheduled for 10 p.m. ET will be held at the Estadio Ricardo Saprissa in San Jose and can be live streamed here free. Additional TV coverage can be found on Univision Deportes.

Tales from the Borderlands

Tales From The Borderlands: Hands-On Preview Of The First Episode- Telltale Brings The Funny Back

Telltale Games started out making light-hearted, funny games, but a few years ago things took a decidedly dark turn with The Walking Dead and The Wolf Among Us. But never fear, fans of comedy games- Borderlands is here to save the day.

Real Time Analytics