LBJ: The Early Years was a television movie that appeared on the NBC network in February 1987, depicting the life of former President of the United States Lyndon B. Johnson from 1934 until 1963. Actor Randy Quaid won a Golden Globe award for his portrayal of Johnson. Then clerk for Texas Congressman Richard Kleberg, Lyndon Johnson runs up the steps of the Capitol to meet with future Speaker of the House Sam Rayburn , who is sure he will work beside Johnson in the future. Johnson then runs off with his boss's Cadillac, driving all night to pick up his fiancee Lady Bird Johnson at the home of...
|On the air:||February 1, 1987|
|Producer:||Louis Rudolph Films|