Chappaquiddick. The name forever synonymous with the scandal and mysterious events surrounding the tragic drowning of a young woman, as Ted Kennedy drove his car off the infamous bridge in 1969. In this riveting suspense drama, not only did this event take the life of an aspiring political strategist and Kennedy insider, but it ultimately changed the course of presidential history forever. Through true accounts documented in the inquest from the initial investigation exposing the broad reach of political power, to the influence of America's most celebrated family and the vulnerability of Ted Kennedy in the shadow of his family’s legacy. Starring Jason Clarke as Ted Kennedy & Kate Mara as Mary Jo Kopechne.