Brought up in privilege, Jacqueline Bouvier (Roma Downey) marries men of wealth and power. Based on C. David Heymann's book. With Stephen Collins, William Devane, Joss Ackland, Wendy Hughes.
After separating from Jack Kennedy (Stephen Collins), Jackie (Roma Downey) gives her in-laws an ultimatum as the price for reconciliation; life in the White House; JFK's relationship with Marilyn Monroe (Eve Gordon); Jackie meets Aristotle Onassis (Joss Ackland).
After the assassination, Jackie (Roma Downey) moves to New York; she weds Onassis (Joss Ackland), but problems with Christina (Kadina De Eljalde) and, eventually, Ari cause the union to deteriorate.