John Ross Ewing III: (based on Jock Ewing), after taking over Ewing Global and the Southfork Ranch, divorcing Pamela and becoming everything Jock and Ellie hoped for, loving the land and a ruthless billionaire running Ewing Industries (based on Kock Industries) with his brother Bo (Calley’s son and a supporting role). - the do what he has to do good guy Kristina “Krisie” Carrington Ewing: (based on Jackie Kennedy), John Ross meets the daughter of Blake and Krystal Carrington via her college (Bryn Mawr) roommate, Betsy Ewing, John Ross’s cousin. She seems to know everyone, traveling in the world’s highest circles from her boarding school days in Switzerland to her prominent siblings. Kristina lived in a NYC Chelsea townhouse and ran the Carrington Museum (based on the Whitney Museum) - and still spends a great of time in NYC, as well as Switzerland and the South of France (Fallon is the CEO of Carlton Hotels and Resorts, Steven is a Senator from CO, Adam is the retired CEO of DC Glencoe (an Australian mining corporation Ewing Industries buys and he ends up owning 16% of Ewing Industries) and Amanda is the Queen of Moldova). The mansion is open to the public but the family still use it for gatherings (filming on location a few times). John Ross can’t help but be impressed by her and falls in love with the girl everyone loves and has children (John “Jay” Ross Ewing IV, Steven “Steve” Clayton Ewing and Kenneth “Kenny” Blake Ewing. - the loving princess Betsy Ewing: (based on a combination of Alexis, Abbey and Angela) John Ross’s cousin, married to Kevin Channing, who along with his brother, Michael, is the heir to the Seer of ‘Ciso, Richard Channing (based on Warren Buffet). She’s hell bent on pulling the family her Uncle JR pulled apart together. She orchestrated the marriage of John Ross and Kristina and is working in the perfect match for Bo, Meg McKenzie. John Ross always has his cousins back, though he shouldn’t. She built a house on the Southfork property where Kevin creates a Texas vineyard and winery. They have a marriage like Frank and Claire Underwood (House of Cards), where he’s a Senator from California and she lives between Texas and D.C. She of course doesn’t work because Ewing’s don’t work (John Ross works out of the house running his “Empire” and Kristina works with the Carrington Foundation based on the Ford Foundation) - the alluring bitch A jet set cast combing the Big 4 soaps of the 80’s, at least they’re young children, with guest stars of original the characters: Sue Ellen (mother/grandmother), Aunt Donna (former Secretary of Energy), Aunt Abbey (former Ambassador to Japan and Taiwan), Greg Sumner (former Senator from California and Presidential nominee), Val and Gary (mom and dad, grandma/grandpa), Richard Channing (father-in-law), Krystal (momma) and Joan Collins (role model), etc. Add: Bradley Copper: President of the United States bought and paid for by John Ross and Beaty Steven Seagal: Russian American businessman with ties to the Russian mob and the Kremlin Kam Fong: Chinese billionaire with ties to the Triad and to Steven Seagal This time the world might not survive the Cold War.