Television Review ‘Drunk History’ mocks docu-dramas ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Ron Batzdorff “Drunk History” cuts between a drunk narrator and a re-creation of his or her version of a historical event. Here Bob Odenkirk plays Richard Nixon and Jack McBrayer plays adviser H.R. Haldeman. COMEDY CENTRAL Stephen Merchant plays President Abraham Lincoln and Adam Scott is John Wilkes Booth. COMEDY CENTRAL Eric Edelstein narrates the season premiere Tuesday. COMEDY CENTRAL Scott with Will Forte as Edwin Booth. "Perhaps the best part of ‘Drunk History’ is that the actors in the re-creations never speak; they lip-synch the drunken comic’s dialogue," writes Matthew Gilbert. Ron Batzdorff Craig Anstett, Derek Waters, Jack Black, and Dave Grohl are in a bizarre vignette about Elvis meeting Nixon.