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The Roy Rogers Show 

The Double R Ranch featured "The King of the Cowboys" Roy, his "Smartest Horse in the Movies" Trigger, "Queen of the West" Dale, her horse Buttermilk, their dog Bullet, and even Pat's jeep, Nellybelle.
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Complete series cast summary:
Dale Evans ...  Dale Evans 104 episodes, 1951-2014
Roy Rogers ...  Roy Rogers / ... 102 episodes, 1951-1957
Trigger ...  Trigger 101 episodes, 1951-1957
Pat Brady ...  Pat Brady / ... 101 episodes, 1951-1957
Bullet Bullet ...  Bullet / ... 101 episodes, 1951-1957
Harry Harvey ...  Sheriff / ... 54 episodes, 1951-1957
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The Double R Ranch featured "The King of the Cowboys" Roy, his "Smartest Horse in the Movies" Trigger, "Queen of the West" Dale, her horse Buttermilk, their dog Bullet, and even Pat's jeep, Nellybelle.

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Western

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USA

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English

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1951 (USA) See more »

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Roy Rogers See more »

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Roy Rogers Productions See more »
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(100 episodes)

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Mono (Western Electric Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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The phrase "Whoa Nelly!" originated with Pat Brady. Nelly was short for Nellybelle, the name of his cantankerous Jeep. He used the phrase in nearly every show while racing after the villains or rushing for help. See more »

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[title sequence]
Announcer: "The Roy Rogers Show," starring Roy Rogers, King of the Cowboys; Trigger, his golden palomino; and Dale Evans, Queen of the West; with Pat Brady, his comical sidekick; and Roy's wonder dog, Bullet.
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Connections

Spoofed in Tiny Toon Adventures: High Toon (1991) See more »

Soundtracks

Happy Trails
Written by Dale Evans
Performed by Roy Rogers and Dale Evans
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Local Cowboy Makes Good
3 October 2005 | by jonesy74-1See all my reviews

Not to be derogatory, but I always wondered why Roy Rogers was the King of the Cowboys and John Wayne wasn't. What WAS John Wayne, anyway? Oh yeah, The Duke. Oh well. I guess it was because Wayne couldn't sing with the Sons of the Pioneers, although Wayne did sing a little in "Hatari" and didn't have that bad of a voice... but I digress.

Who could resist Roy Rogers' charm? I mean, he was the nicest guy in the world. He even smiled while he was roundin' up the bad guys after they'd been bested.

Dale had the best post-menopausal vibrato I'd ever heard after she got a little older - but she was Roy's partner and could pull her gun on an ornery desperado as fast as any of the ranch hands.

Roy had Trigger (horse) and Bullet (dog), but, Pat Brady had Nellybell (a jeep). Pat Brady was played by Pat Brady, just as Roy Rogers played Roy Rogers and Dale Evans played Dale Evans. Were there any actors in this series who played anyone other than themselves? I mean, did Trigger and Bullet even have different names than their stage names? Pat was a great comedian - goofy face and lovable. A great sidekick for Roy.

And of course, Roy and Dale sang "Happy Trails" at the end of each show. That right there was worth the half hour watch.


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