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IT: Pernell Roberts, 81, TV's 'oldest of 'Bonanza' brothers and 'Trapper John M.D.'

Published 01/26/2010, The Associated Press

LOS ANGELES — Actor Pernell Roberts, who shocked Hollywood by leaving the TV Western "Bonanza" at the height of its popularity, then found fame again years later on "Trapper John, M.D.," has died. He was 81.

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