\"Katie

Katie Holmes playing Jackie O

Katie Holmes plays grieving Jackie Onassis at J.F.K’s funeral - SEE VIDEO

\"Katie

Katie Holmes playing Jackie O

Read more - Katie Holmes dishes on playing Jacqueline Kennedy

Katie Holmes recreated one of the saddest moments in American history yesterday when she filmed the JFK funeral scenes for her current role.

The actress is currently filming on location in Toronto and plays former First Lady Jackie Kennedy in the mini-series “The Kennedys”.

Holmes was dressed in a black shift dress, long leather gloves together with the First Lady's signature bob for the scene.

The eight-hour TV series and covers the rise of the family's political dynasty and the murder of JFK. It is set to air in the US next year on the History Channel. Greg Kinnear plays the role of President John F Kennedy.
 
Katie has received a lot of publicity in her current role. She recently struck a classic pose in a recreation of a famous photograph of the First Lady for the cover of New York Magazine’s fall issue.
 
President JFK was assassinated on November 22nd 1963 in Dallas Texas. His state funeral took place three days later in Washington DC. Hundreds of thousands of people attended to express their condolences before the president was laid to rest in Arlington cemetery. One of the most poignant moments of the funeral occurred when JFK Junior saluted his father’s casket as it passed.

Read more - Katie Holmes dishes on playing Jacqueline Kennedy

COMMENTS

Log in with your social accounts:

Or, log in with your IrishCentral account:

Forgot your password ?

Don't have an account yet? Register now !

Join IrishCentral with your social accounts:


Already have an account ?

Or, sign up for an IrishCentral account below:

By clicking above you are indicating that you have read & agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.


Make sure we gathered the correct information from you

By clicking above you are indicating that you have read & agree to our Terms and Privacy Policy.


You already have an account on IrishCentral! Please confirm you're the owner.


Our new policy requires our users to save a first and last name. Please update your account: