Tim Matheson and Cynthia Nixon Talk ‘Killing Reagan’

July 31, 2016 GMT

‘Killing Reagan,’ the latest TV film based on a Bill O’Reilly book, explores how the 1981 assassination attempt on the recently elected president affected his presidency. Tim Matheson, who plays Reagan, talks about how he approached the role and the challenges that came with it. Cynthia Nixon who plays Nancy Reagan on how she sees Nancy Reagan today as compared to the 80′s and where she was on the day President Reagan was shot.

Killing Reagan” airs Oct. 16 on the National Geographic Channel.