ReelzChannel Airs THE KENNEDYS Mini-Series Today, 7/5
ReelzChannel - TV About Movies(R) announced the network will air the entire mini-series THE KENNEDYS in two marathons today, July 5th both featuring a Spanish-language SAP feed. All eight episodes will air back-to-back starting at 9am ET/ 6am PT and again at 6pm ET/ 3pm PT. The SAP feed for REELZ is offered nationwide to all of its satellite and cable affiliates and is currently available on Time Warner Cable in Los Angeles as well as all AT&T systems nationwide.
"The impact The Kennedys has had on English speaking television viewers has been so incredible that we wanted to be sure that the large Spanish language audiences watching REELZ have the opportunity to experience this outstanding mini-series, as well," said Stan E. Hubbard ReelzChannel CEO.
The Kennedys relives the public and private joys and tragedies of the most influential family in the world including fraternal rivalries, mob associations, the drugs and the women. The movie event recreates the political crises that John F. Kennedy dealt with in the early days of his presidency including the Bay of Pigs invasion, the Cuban Missile Crisis that brought the world to the brink of nuclear war and the Civil Rights Movement. Viewers will see every twist and turn of this family's extraordinary story up to and including the assassinations of JFK and RFK.
Boasting an all-star cast led by Emmy(R)-nominee Greg Kinnear as John F. Kennedy (JFK) and Barry Pepper who won the Emmy Award for Lead Actor in a Mini-Series or Movie for his portrayal of Robert F. Kennedy, The Kennedys also features powerful performances from Katie Holmes as Jacqueline Kennedy and Emmy-nominated Tom Wilkinson OBE as Joseph Kennedy, Sr. Nominated for 10 Emmy Awards, the mini-series won a total of four as well as three Gemini Awards, a History Makers International Award, a Directors Guild of America Award and a New York Festivals International TV & Film Grand Trophy Award. The Kennedys is a Muse Entertainment Enterprises production in association with Asylum Entertainment.