lowe-goodwin-052813spGetting an amazing opportunity to play one of his political heroes, Rob Lowe will portray President John F. Kennedy in an upcoming TV movie.

Based on the book “Killing Kennedy” by Bill O’Reilly, the National Geographic project will follow both the 35th President as well as his murderer, Lee Harvey Oswald.

In addition to the former “West Wing” star, the movie will feature Ginnifer Goodwin as Jacqueline Kennedy and Michelle Trachtenberg as the wife of Oswald.

Production will begin this June and “Killing Kennedy” will air sometime later this year. Stay tuned to GossipCenter for future updates.