Untitled Oliver North miniseries
Premieres: Not yet announced (Amazon) The real story: Marine veteran Oliver North was a central figure in the Iran-contra affair and its televised hearings. In the 1980s, he was working as a National Security Council staffer when an investigation revealed his involvement in a scheme to sell arms to Iran and divert the funds to rebels in Nicaragua. (Charges were eventually dropped.) The cast: Colin Farrell as North.