PBS’s American Experience invites you to free NYC Screening of “Murder of a President”
PBS’s AMERICAN EXPERIENCE and RANDOM HOUSE invites you to the premiere screening of Murder of a President
ABOUT THE FILM
Murder of a President follows the story of James A. Garfield, one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president, his shooting by a deluded madman named Charles Guiteau, and its bizarre and tragic aftermath. Featuring Tony Award winner Shuler Hensley as Garfield, Kathryn Erbe (Law & Order: Criminal Intent) as his beloved wife Lucretia, and Will Janowitz (The Sopranos, Boardwalk Empire) as the assassin, the sweeping and dramatic story of Garfield’s life combines science and medicine, party politics and love.
Please join the cast and filmmakers:
Rob Rapley Director, Mark Samels AMERICAN EXPERIENCE executive producer, Shuler Hensley as Garfield, Kathryn Erbe as Lucretia, and Candice Millard author of Destiny of a Republic.
AMERICAN EXPERIENCE: Murder of a President premieres Tuesday, February 2 at 9pm on WNET and PBS stations nationwide.
- Thursday, January 28, 2016 from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM (EST)
- Directors Guild of America – 110 West 57th Street New York, NY 10019 – View Map