Killing Kennedy Sneak Peek & Featurettes

Rob LoweNational Geographic has released the first two minutes of Killing Kennedy, which premieres November 10th, and it’s . . . chilling.

They’ve also released several featurettes about different aspects of the movie, like the costumes, behind the scenes, and the making of the trailer.

Rob Lowe on playing Kennedy:

Ginnifer Goodwin on playing Jackie Kennedy:

Michelle Trachtenberg on playing Marina Oswald:

Trailer: Killing Kennedy

Killing KennedyReady for your first look at Rob Lowe as JFK – and your first taste of how he pulls off the famous accent? The National Geographic Channel has released the first trailer for Killing Kennedy, based on the book by Bill O’Reilly, which will premiere on November tenth. It also stars Ginnifer Goodwin, Michelle Trachtenberg, and Will Rothhaar.

Rob Lowe, Ginnifer Goodwin, Michelle Trachtenberg to Star in Killing Kennedy

Rob LoweNational Geographic has started casting for the second of its TV movies based on Bill O’Reilly’s historical books. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Rob Lowe (The West Wing, Parks and Recreation) will play President John F. Kennedy in Killing Kennedy, with Ginnifer Goodwin (Big Love, Once Upon a Time) playing his wife Jacqueline Kennedy and Michelle Tractenberg (Buffy, Gossip Girl) in the role of Marina Oswald, the wife of Kennedy assassin Lee Harvey Oswald.

“We are thrilled to be working with Rob Lowe, Ginnifer Goodwin and Michelle Trachtenberg, three gifted artists who have responded to this timely, authentic and entertaining material,” said Howard T. Owens, president of the National Geographic Channels, in a statement announcing the news Tuesday. “With Killing Kennedy, timed to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the assassination of JFK, National Geographic Channel continues to bring daring, culturally significant television events to our growing global audience.”

Thoughts? Do Lowe and Goodwin look suitably Kennedy-esque to you?