Tom Selleck's new war epic IKE: COUNTDOWN TO D-DAY has smashed all records for American cable network A+E.

The TV film, which aired on Memorial Day (31MAY04), gave the network its highest rating in its 20-year history, with 5.5 million viewers tuning in.

Selleck shaved his head and started chain-smoking to play American war hero DWIGHT D EISENHOWER.

03/06/2004 21:02