|President Theodore Roosevelt|
AMERICAN ICONS--Documentarian Ken Burns four part series on The Roosevelts: An Intimate History begins Sunday evening on PBS.
Here’s why I’m not going to miss a word:
Edward Herrman as FDR once again delivers a pitch-perfect portrayal of FDR.
Meryl Streep is able to capture Eleanor Roosevelt because she is Meryl Streep.
Peter Coyote delivers the series narration with a pro’s pacing.
Paul Giamatti is Vice President Teddy Roosevelt.
Then there’s the writing by Geoffrey C. Ward, who penned the entire 14-hour documentary.
Below is a NPR review:
|President Franklin Roosevelt|