Examine the life and times of the 40th President of the United States, Ronald Wilson Reagan. This eight-part series follows the amazing true story of a small-town boy from the Mid-West who rose from the shadows of an alcoholic father to become one of the most influential figures of the 20th Century. From his humble beginnings as a radio announcer to the bright lights of Hollywood, discover the talented roots of the man who ushered in a new era of conservative politics. Remembered as The Great Communicator, this series tracks the evolving years of Reagan's political career highlighting his time as Governor of California through his two-terms as Commander-in-Chief. This insightful series covers the most significant events of the Reagan administration's eight years in the White House covering his attempted assassination, Reagaonomics and the ending of the Cold War. Through historical footage and expert testimonies this extraordinary biography captures Reagan's accomplishments, hardships and patriotic spirit through his final-days suffering from Alzheimer's disease. Witness the fascinating story of one man's incredible ambitions that sparked a movement and marked a dynamic change in political history in - Ronald Reagan: The Life and Legacy.