Stephen’s Personal Archives – Harry S Truman: Plain Speaking (1976)
The real Harry S Truman (foto Giphy)
Harry S Truman: Plain Speaking (1976)
Published 28 sep. 2020
“Harry S Truman: Plain Speaking” first aired on the Public Broadcasting System (PBS) in 1976. Truman was played by Ed Flanders, who was nominated five times (1983 – 1987) for an Emmy as Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for his portrayal of Dr Donald Westphall on “St Elsewhere,” winning the award in 1983. He also won the Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama or Comedy Special for his portrayal of Harry Truman in this program, which aired on October 5, 1976.
A review of the program is available in The New York Times archives at: