American Dynasties: The Kennedys

Fridays at 7:30pm AEDT from November 22 until December 22nd

The Kennedy family’s rise to power – their fluctuating fortunes, fraught relationships and extraordinary political influence. American Dynasties: The Kennedys reveals how the Kennedy family’s personal relationships shaped national and global events, from the Cold War to the Wall Street crash. Relive JFK’s rise to become President of the United States, his complicated relationships with wife Jackie and brother Bobby, the brothers’ critical role in the Cuban Missile Crisis and the devastating aftermath of JFK’s assassination. Glory and scandal, triumph and tragedy jostle for position – as the family’s private life bleeds into the political landscape.