CNN is selling this new original series as complementing the networks’s robust election coverage.
CNN will debut Race for the White House, a thrilling six-part CNN Original Series narrated by Academy Award winner Kevin Spacey on Sunday, March 6, at 9 p.m. ET.
Using rare archival footage, interviews and stylized dramatizations, each hour-long episode tells the story of one iconic campaign for the Presidency of the United States. From powerful speeches to the dirty tricks and Machiavellian schemes, Race for the White House captures the drama of a high-stakes presidential election and its impact on politics today. Elections include Lincoln/Douglas, JFK/Nixon, Bush/Dukakis and more.
The series is executive produced by Spacey and Dana Brunetti (House of Cards).