Blake Carrington

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2011

    Dynasty: Creator of sordid Denver-based soap opera announces plans to make movie prequel

    The 1985 cast.​The sex, scandal and shoulder pad-obsessed screenwriters who brought you Dynasty are bringing you Dynasty again: Creator Richard Shapiro announced this week that he plans to make a movie prequel to the sordid '80s series set in the 1960s, à la Mad Men. The series allegedly too ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2008

    Video: Dallas and Dynasty melded to create Denver

    Oh, '80s prime-time soap opera: Where are you when we need you most? First there was Dallas, the story of scheming oilman J.R. Ewing and his family in Texas. Then there came Dynasty, about oil tycoon Blake Carrington and his clan, which was set in Denver but filmed in California (even the mansion ... More >>

  • News

    February 8, 2007

    Krystle Clear

    Dueling divas come to Denver let the best shoulder pads win.

  • Music

    December 28, 2000

    On the Records

    Backbeat contributors reflect on the releases that helped them survive the year 2000.

  • News

    January 15, 1998

    Dynasty: The Lost Episode!

    Did the recently concluded fight over the Magness fortune have an oddly familiar ring to it? Here's why.

  • News

    February 20, 1997

    What Hit Us?

    Long Before "Asteroid," moviemakers made their mark on Colorado. A guide to some high and low points.

  • News

    January 23, 1997
  • News

    September 19, 1996