Little House on the Prairie/Leslie Landon


Y didn't Leslie Landon play Laura Ingalls Wilder in Little House on the Prairie?

I'm not exactly sure. But, the producers decided to cast Melissa Gilbert in the role. I don't know if Leslie Landon ever even tried out for the role. I do know she was the one who informed Melissa that she got the role, beating out 500 other actresses, and that they were close, as Melissa attended school with Leslie.

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Chantel Robinson


I can answer anything. I love this show, and I can answer questions about the show, as well as questions based on the actual history of Laura Ingalls Wilder. Anything goes really.


Little House on the Prairie is a classic. It has a special place in my heart. I have watched it for years. I read the books. I have also studied the history of Laura Ingalls Wilder.

I am a high school graduate. I have some college experience, but do not yet have a degree. However, I do intend to continue pursuing it.

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