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By Michael Fuller

9/16/15

Actress Jennifer Jason Leigh has reportedly signed a deal to portray Lady Bird Johnson in the upcoming film LBJ from Director Rob Reiner. The film will take a closer look at the swift rise to Lyndon B. Johnson’s presidency following the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy. The “Backdraft” and “Single white female” actress is set to star opposite against Hollywood Titans Woody Harrelson and Kim Allen portraying Jackie Kennedy. Leigh will also star in Quentin Tarantino’s upcoming film The Hateful Eight arriving in theaters in December. A release date has yet to be announced but production will soon begin in New Orleans, Dallas and Washington D.C
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