Here’s a first official look at Actor Woody Harrelson as President Lyndon B. Johnson in LBJ, the upcoming biography drama movie directed by Rob Reiner based on a script by Joey Hartstone:
“LBJ centers on the political upheaval that Vice President Johnson (Woody Harrelson) faced when he was thrust into the presidency at the hands of an assassin’s bullet in November 1963. With political battles on both sides of the aisle, Johnson struggles to heal a nation and secure his presidency by passing Kennedy’s historic Civil Rights Act.”
Does Woody Harrelson look the part? I think so! Take a look to this picture of the real-life man he’s portraying:
Besides Woody Harrelson, the cast also includes Richard Jenkins, Bill Pullman, Kim Allen, Michael Stahl-David, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Jeffrey Donovan, Doug McKeon, and Michael Mosley.
There’s no official release date yet.