The famous Hollywood actor and director Robert Redford decided to investigate the conspiracy against US President Abraham Lincoln that led to his assassination. According to THR, his plans to shoot a movie called The Conspirator, the plot of which will be based on the hostess Mary Surratt, who helped Lincoln's killer John Booth.
In particular, as the investigation later found out, it was she supplied weapons to the participants in the conspiracy. After the death of the President, Surratt was arrested and sentenced to be hanged. She became the first woman in the United States to be executed by the federal government.
Redford will begin movieing this fall.
The Topic of Article: Robert Redford reveals the conspiracy against Abraham Lincoln.