Rob Lowe to play JFK in US television drama
May 30 , 2013
Rob Lowe has signed on to play John F. Kennedy in a TV movie.
The West Wing actor will portray JFK in Killing Kennedy, a two-hour National Geographic factual drama.
The same is based on a book co-written by Fox News anchor Bill O'Reilly and marks the 50th anniversary of the American president's 1963 assassination.
Ginnifer Goodwin, from Once Upon a Time, is set to play First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy.
Dutch photographer turned filmmaker, Anton Corbijn, is to direct the movie.
Shooting is scheduled to begin early next year.