Bryan Cranston to play President Lyndon Johnson in `All The Way`

ANI| Updated: Jul 17, 2014, 13:25 PM IST

Washington: `Breaking Bad` star Bryan Cranston will play the role of President Lyndon Johnson in the movie version of Tony winning play `All the way`.

According to reports, the rights of the play have been obtained by a leading entertainment company and they also have Pulitzer Prize winner Robert Schenkkan in team to adapt the play.

Amblin Television, Tale Told Productions and Moon Shot Entertainment with Steven Spielberg on board as executive producer will produce the movie.

The movie will provide the viewers with the closer look of President`s tempestuous first year in White House after the Kennedy`s assassination and will revolve around the Vietnam War on the backdrop.