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NO TAKERS FOR REJECTED JFK MINISERIES

January 13, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Showtime, which jumped in to pick up a controversial miniseries about Ronald Reagan after it was dumped by corporate sibling CBS in 2004, said Wednesday that it will not do the same with a miniseries about John F. Kennedy that was rejected by the History Channel last weekend. The Kennedys has also reportedly been rejected […]

DID KENNEDYS KILL JFK MINISERIES?

January 10, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Members of the Kennedy family including Caroline Kennedy, the daughter of former President John F. Kennedy, and Maria Shriver, niece of JFK, put pressure on the History Channel to kill an expensive eight-part miniseries that it planned to air in the spring, the Hollywood Reporter said Saturday. According to the Reporter, which first reported History […]

PRODUCER DEFENDS “THE KENNEDYS” MINISERIES

June 17, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Joe Surnow, the creator of Fox’s 24, has assured admirers of President John F. Kennedy that they have nothing to worry about when it comes to his upcoming History Channel miniseries, The Kennedys. Referring to the outrage vented by such Kennedy associates as former presidential adviser Theodore Sorensen over a preliminary script that was leaked […]