3/11 Episode 1: The Power of Wealth
Joseph “Joe” Kennedy’s political ambition passes first to his son Joe Jr. and then to reluctant second son, Jack.
3/18 Episode 2: The Path to Power
John F. Kennedy launches a long-shot bid for power, but the seemingly perfect candidate must confront the issues of his health, faith and fidelity if he is to have any chance of reaching the White House.
4/1 Episode 4: Family Secrets
As personal scandal threatens his marriage and looming nuclear war undermines his administration, President John F. Kennedy must fight to protect the presidency, the country and the world.
4/8 Episode 5: The Legend of Camelot
Numbed by grief after the assassination of her husband, Jackie crafts JFK’s legacy, while Bobby becomes a champion of the dispossessed and the family’s next great political hope.
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ABOUT THE SHOW
American Dynasties: The Kennedys is a six-part CNN Original Series that takes viewers behind the public image of America’s ‘First Family,’ revealing how personal relationships within the Kennedy dynasty helped shape national and global events from the Cuban Missile Crisis to the struggle for civil rights legislation. The docuseries spans the lives of Joseph and Rose Kennedy and their children, uncovering how and why this one family so significantly impacted 20th century America.
3/11 9p Episode 1: The Power of Wealth
3/18 9p Episode 2: The Path to Power
3/25 9p Episode 3: Brothers in Arms
4/1 9p Episode 4: Family Secrets
4/8 9p Episode 5: The Legend of Camelot
4/15 9p Episode 6: The Legacy