Katie Holmes and Greg Kinnear Cast In History Channel’s THE KENNEDYS Mini Series

Katie Homles / Greg Kinnear

Katie Holmes and Greg Kinnear have been cast as Jackie Kennedy Onassis and John F. Kennedy in History Channel’s new mini series, THE KENNEDYS, which is set to air in 2011, according to Joy Hog. The mini series will focus on the early years of John F. Kennedy’s presidency before his assassination in 1963.

The rest of the cast includes Barry Pepper as Robert Kennedy and Tom Wilkinson as Joe Kennedy Sr. The mini series is produced by 24 creator, Joel Surnow.

It looks like History Channel is stepping up with such a great cast. I’m really looking forward to the mini series. But I’d love to hear some of your thoughts? What do you think of the casting? Share your thoughts below.