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Ken Burns will give L.A. preview screening of 'The Roosevelts'
Ken Burns will give L.A. preview screening of 'The Roosevelts'

Ken Burns' latest multi-part documentary "The Roosevelts: An Intimate History" doesn't debut on PBS until Sept. 14, but the filmmaker is giving L.A. a special (abbreviated) preview on July 22. Burns, who will be in town to attend PBS' Television Critics Association Summer Press Tour panel, will host a one-hour screening of highlights from the seven-part, 14-hour film. "The Roosevelts" combines the lives of Theodore, Eleanor and Franklin Roosevelt, beginning with Teddy's birth in 1858 and ending with Eleanor's death in 1962. Theodore Roosevelt became the 26th president of the United States, and his niece, Eleanor, married his fifth cousin,...

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