Mike Canning talks about his book, Hollywood on the Potomac: How the Movies View Washington, DC.

2-19-16 Our speaker was Mike Canning, whose love affair with movies started when he was four years old. Mike reviewed for us his book, Hollywood on the Potomac: How the Movies View Washington, DC. Canning’s book examines how Washington has been depicted in over 50 movies. Canning offered intriguing insights into Washington history and lore. Before starting his second career with the movies, Canning was a Foreign Service Officer for 28 years, serving in 8 countries on 4 continents.