Conclusion. As the civil-rights battle becomes more heated, Hoover labels some of its leaders communists; Robert Kennedy faces a tragic loss, and his feud with Hoover becomes increasingly bitter. John F. Kennedy: Robert Pine. Marilyn Monroe: Heather Thomas. Joe Kennedy: Barry Morse. Johnson: Richard Anderson.
Jack Warden as J. Edgar Hoover in this two-part drama chronicling the conflict between the FBI director and Attorney General Robert Kennedy and President John F. Kennedy (Robert Pine). In the opener, Hoover attempts to undermine the civil-rights movement and refuses to cooperate with the young attorney general. Joe Kennedy: Barry Morse. Marilyn Monroe: Heather Thomas. Lyndon Johnson: Richard Anderson.