The Kennedys Nominated for Best Historical Drama
01.09.12 by Eric
The epic miniseries The Kennedys continues to receive accolades. The Emmy-winning series was nominated for Best Historical Drama Production for the 2012 History Makers Awards. The miniseries, which aired on ReelzChannel, is up against Nazi Hunters (Canada/Brazil) and Mission to Murder Hitler (Germany).
The awards recognized the very best in history, current affairs, and non-fictional programming from around the world and across digital and TV platforms. The winners will be announced Jan. 26.
The Kennedys, which reached 7.7 million viewers during its premiere week, has already won several accolades — four Emmy Awards (including Barry Pepper for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Miniseries) and three Gemini Awards. Greg Kinnear, who played John F. Kennedy, is also up for a Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or Miniseries.
For the rest of the 2012 History Makers Award nominees, you can check here.