Greg Kinnear and Katie Holmes star as President John F Kennedy and his wife, Jackie, in Stephen Kronish's compelling drama series, charting the triumph and the tragedy of the first couple. It is October 1962 and Jack's marriage is a shambles because of his infidelity.
There is an impending crisis in the Caribbean - the Soviet Union has placed nuclear missiles on the island of Cuba. Tensions are high, and Jack is being pressured to attack Cuba with the purpose of removing the missiles.
|Jack Kennedy||Greg Kinnear|
|Bobby Kennedy||Barry Pepper|
|Jackie Kennedy||Katie Holmes|
|Joe Kennedy Sr||Tom Wilkinson|
|Ethel Kennedy||Kristin Booth|
|Rose Kennedy||Diana Hardcastle|
|Caroline Kennedy||Eliza Preston|
|McGeorge Bundy||Dan Lett|