A Woman Named Jackie

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A Woman Named Jackie
Distributed by NBC
Directed by Larry Peerce
Produced by Lorin Bennett Salob
Lester Persky (exec. producer)
Written by C. David Heymann (Biography)
Roger O. Hirson (teleplay)
Starring Roma Downey
Stephen Collins
William Devane
Joss Ackland
Wendy Hughes
Ashley Crow
Andrew Buckley
Sarah Michelle Gellar
Bob Gunton
Music by Lalo Schifrin
Cinematography Mike Fash
Editing by Susan B. Browdy
Eric A. Sears
Country United States
Language English
Release date October 13, 1991
Running time 246 minutes
No. of episodes 3

A Woman Named Jackie is a 1991 American made for television miniseries chronicling the life of Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. It was based on C. David Heymann's 1989 book of the same title.

The miniseries was split into three parts:

  • A Woman Named Jackie, Part 1: The Bouvier Years
  • A Woman Named Jackie, Part 2: The Kennedy Years
  • A Woman Named Jackie, Part 3: The Onassis Years


Actor Role
Roma Downey Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis
Stephen Collins John Fitzgerald Kennedy
William Devane John Vernou "Black Jack" Bouvier III
Joss Ackland Aristotle Onassis
Wendy Hughes Janet Lee Bouvier
Ashley Crow Lee Bouvier Radziwill
Andrew Buckley John Fitzgerald Kennedy Jr.
Nadia Dajani Christina Onassis
Sarah Michelle Gellar Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis (young)
Josef Sommer Joseph P. Kennedy, Sr.

Award & Nominations[edit]

Emmy Awards (1992)

  • Won, "Outstanding Miniseries"
  • Nominated, "Outstanding Individual Achievement in Costume Design for a Miniseries or a Special" (Part I)
  • Nominated, "Outstanding Sound Mixing for a Drama Miniseries or a Special" (Part III)

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