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Pic! Michelle Trachtenberg as Marina Oswald in ‘Killing Kennedy’

Michelle Trachtenberg is going 1960s Texas housewife for her new role as Marina Oswald in Nat Geo’s “Killing Kennedy.”

The “Gossip Girl” and “Vampire Slayer” star portrays the Russian immigrant wife of assassin Lee Harvey Oswald (Will Rothhaar, below). Lee Oswald killed President John F. Kennedy in Dallas in 1963, but theories about accomplices and multiple plots persist.

"Killing Kennedy" will follow the final years of the Oswalds and Kennedys leading up to the assassination. The TV movie, set to air in November, also stars Rob Lowe as JFK and Ginnifer Goodwin as Jacqueline Kennedy.
[Credit: Nat Geo]

The 50th anniversary of the assassination of JFK is November 22, 2013.

During a jail transfer, Oswald was shot dead by strip club owner Jack Ruby on November 24th.