Monday, July 12 at 10 p.m.
This three-part series offers a rare, inside look at American government at the highest levels, introducing viewers to a remarkable man who served his country during an unforgettable time in America’s recent history. Featuring extensive interviews with George Shultz, who served as Secretary of State under Ronald Reagan, as well as former Secretaries Henry Kissinger, Colin Powell, and Condoleezza Rice; Senators Edward Kennedy, Sam Nunn, and Richard Lugar; Mikhail Gorbachev and others. This new three-part series presents a never-before-seen look at the inner workings of the Reagan White House.
Award-winning authors and distinguished historians Richard Reeves and Walter LaFeber provide perspective on the personalities of not only Reagan, but First Lady Nancy Reagan and others in the Administration, capturing the intrigue and infighting as advisors compete for the ear of the President over historic issues like Iran/Contra and the Star Wars Space Defense Initiative.