Alex Timbers On Why You "Need to Know" About (Bloody Bloody) Andrew Jackson (Video)

PlayBlog   Alex Timbers On Why You "Need to Know" About (Bloody Bloody) Andrew Jackson (Video) Alex Timbers, the writer-director of Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, was recently interviewed by Jon Meacham, a Jackson biographer and host of the PBS show "Need to Know." In the interview, seen below, Timbers discusses how the show came together and where it diverges from the historical facts of Jackson's life.

A longer version of the interview, along with an additional interview with the man who plays Andrew Jackson in the musical, Benjamin Walker, will air Oct. 22 at 8:30 PM ET on WNET-13. Check local PBS listings.

Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson is currently running at the Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre. To enjoy the interview with Timbers, look below:


Watch the full episode. See more Need To Know.

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