Rachel and Andrew Jackson:

A Love Story

  • Nominated for regional Emmy Best Documentary Cultural/Historical
  • Winner of regional Emmy for Craft Cinematography
  • Winner of regional Emmy for Craft Location Lighting
  • Winner of regional Emmy for Original Music Composition (Michael Killen)

Their love story is one of America's classics. He was an American hero, climbing from orphaned obscurity to the Presidency. She was a frontier aristocrat, choosing true love over society's rules. Though their marriage was slandered for political gain, their love endured, becoming legend for romance novels and even a Hollywood feature film. Andrew and Rachel's early hardships and upbringing drew them to one another. Once together they built an unconquerable relationship by fulfilling each other's unmet needs and desires.

Produced for Nashville Public Television, September 2001 Official Web site