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[01/18/20 - 08:00 AM]
History(R) to Premiere Epic Three-Night Miniseries Event "Washington" Presidents' Day Weekend Beginning Sunday, February 16 at 8PM ET/PT
The project is narrated by Emmy award-winning actor Jeff Daniels and executive produced by world-renowned presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize(R)-winning bestselling author Doris Kearns Goodwin.

[03/27/19 - 04:17 PM]
History Announces Two New Epic Docudramas Including "Washington" in Partnership with Pulitzer Prize Winning Presidential Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin and "The Food That Built America" Revealing the Unknown Stories of Visionary Food Entrepreneurs
Both docudramas join previously announced six-part documentary "Grant," based on Pulitzer Prize(R) winner Ron Chernow's #1 New York Times bestselling biography.







WASHINGTON (HISTORY)
Premieres Sunday, February 16
BROADCAST HISTORY:
2/16/20 - ???
STATUS:
new this winter (yet to premiere)
TIME SLOT:
weeknights from 8:00 PM-10:00 PM EST
CURRENT SEASON:
1 (6 episodes)
DESCRIPTION:
(from History's press release, January 2020) HISTORY's six-hour, three-night miniseries event "Washington" will chip away at the bronzed and marbled image of America's first President and bring to life the man whose name is known to all, but whose epic story is understood by few. Narrated by Emmy award-winning actor Jeff Daniels ("The Newsroom," "Godless") and executive produced by world-renowned presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize(R)-winning bestselling author Doris Kearns Goodwin, "Washington" will premiere over Presidents' Day weekend airing consecutively on Sunday, February 16, Monday, February 17 and Tuesday, February 18 at 8pm ET/PT. Most know the highlights of George Washington's life - he was a general, crossed the Delaware, led the Continental Army to victory over the British, was America's first President and is the face on the dollar bill - but there is so much more to his life than his accomplishments. Over the course of a three-night television event, "Washington" will explore the full arc of his journey and weave together dramatic live action sequences, excerpts from Washington's letters and insights from a roster of notable experts, historians and scholars to tell a very personal story about the evolution of one of history's most iconic leaders. "Washington" will feature interviews with President Bill Clinton, former Secretary of State Colin Powell, renowned Pulitzer Prize(R)-winning historians Joseph J. Ellis, Annette Gordon-Reed, Jon Meacham, Alan Taylor and others. Nicholas Rowe (The Crown, Young Sherlock Holmes) portrays George Washington in the series.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Jeff Daniels as Narrator (Voice)
CREW INFORMATION:
· Beth Laski as EP
· Doris Kearns Goodwin as EP
· Eli Lehrer as EP (History)
· Jennifer Wagman as EP (History)
· Mary E. Donahue as EP (History)
· Matt Ginsburg as EP
· Tim Healy as EP
GENRE(S):
· reality (all)
· reality (documentary)
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Pastimes Productions
· Railsplitter Pictures