George Washington

NBC Making A George Washington TV Series, Because Of Course It Is

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 14, 2012 @ 8:30 PM
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With 'Lincoln' set to sweep the awards, and every historical figure this side of Thomas Edison and Leonardo Da Vinci being reimagined as crime-fighting sexy action heroes, sooner or later these things were bound to meet in the middle.  Next up for the untold story angle, courtesy of NBC and director Barry Levinson America's first president himself, George Washington!  But will 'George Washington' re-imagine the man for modern audiences, or stick to the real story?