Portrait Of An Assassin
Original Air Date: October 8, 1980
the story of the arrogant assassin of President Garfield, Charles Giteau. Recounts Giteau's deception of his wife and her wealthy uncle, his employers, and his delusions of grandeur in getting Garfield elected culminating in his assassination of Garfield in a DC train station.
Cast: John Lithgow, Patricia Elliot, Robert Dryden
Writer: James Agate, Jr.