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History Channel Yanks "The Kennedys"

The History Channel which produces such "historical" shows like "Stan Lee's Superhumans" and "Ancient Aliens" says this movie doesn't live up to their brand. And it had nothing to do with being produced by a conservative? Ha!

The History Channel will not air a controversial miniseries it produced about the Kennedy family, saying the multimillion project that had become the network’s most expensive on record did not fit the “History brand.”

The eight-part series had already been completed, and starred Greg Kinnear and Katie Holmes as President John F. Kennedy and his wife, Jackie. But during its production, critics like former Kennedy administration aide Theodore Sorenson attacked the scripts as inaccurate. The role of producer Joel Surnow, a political conservative, also drew suspicion from fans of the Kennedy family.

“We have concluded this dramatic interpretation is not a fit for the History brand,” the network said in a statement late Friday.
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