James Brolin to play Ronald Reagan for Zadan-Meron miniseries

By Advocate.com Editors

Originally published on Advocate.com July 21 2003 11:00 PM ET

James Brolin will star as Ronald Reagan in the upcoming miniseries The Reagans, according to Variety. The four-hour production, from out producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron (Chicago), will focus on Reagan's transition from actor to politician as well as on his occasionally troubled family life. Judy Davis, who starred in Zadan and Meron's Life With Judy Garland: Me and My Shadows), will play Nancy Reagan.