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Actor, cable movie explore different angle

Lynn native Jack Noseworthy playing Robert F. Kennedy in the National Geographic Channel’s “Killing Kennedy.”
Lynn native Jack Noseworthy playing Robert F. Kennedy in the National Geographic Channel’s “Killing Kennedy.” Credit:

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For most born here, there is nothing more grating that listening to an actor attempt a Boston accent. As Robert Kennedy in a television film, Jack Noseworthy comes by his accent honestly.

For the Lynn native, getting the accent correct was only a small part of the responsibility he felt for his role in “Killing Kennedy.” The National Geographic channel movie chronicles major points in the lives of President John F. Kennedy and Lee Harvey Oswald before they intersect in the president’s assassination on Nov. 22, 1963. Rob Lowe plays JFK.

“I read the script, and I loved it. I thought it was really great,” said Noseworthy, a graduate of Lynn English High School and the Boston Conservatory.

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