TV Trailer: PBS America’s ‘The Roosevelts: An Intimate History’

The RooseveltsPBS America has unveiled the trailer for their upcoming high-profile documentary series The Roosevelts: An Intimate History.

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History charts the lives of the Roosevelt family from Theodore’s birth in 1858 through his days as President of the United States to the life of his cousin FDR, who remains the longest serving President in the history of the United States, and ultimately the death of Eleanor Roosevelt in 1962.

The 14 hour series has drawn strong ratings on PBS in the United States, with the opening episode drawing an audience of 9.1 million viewers. It is the latest entry from legendary film-maker Ken Burns, who previously produced The Central Park Five and The Civil War for PBS. The Roosevelts: An Intimate History will premiere as a 7 part series on PBS America on Sunday October 19th at 8pm.

Watch the trailer below: