Original article at WWII Nation
On Saturday 28th June 2014 at the Chalke Valley History Festival, Damian Lewis discussed his experiences of being a part of the critically acclaimed HBO WW2 mini-series, Band of Brothers.
Continue reading Band of Brothers – Behind the Scenes with Damian Lewis, WWII Nation, June 28, 2014
Embarrassment of Riches
by Kate Erbland | Mental Floss | December 9, 2013
HBO has an archive of award-winning material, but perhaps the crown jewel in the cable channel’s mini-series program is Band of Brothers, a ten-episode special presentation that brought World War II to startling on-screen life in 2001.
Chronicling the real-life experiences of the Easy Company of the U.S. Army 101st Airborne, Brothers dove deep inside some of the most essential parts of the war, from D-Day to Market Garden to the taking of Hitler’s private holiday residence. The remarkable stories told within it were only bolstered by a massive cast of new and emerging talent. Much of Band of Brothers was filmed in the UK, resulting in the casting of a bevy of up-and-coming British actors as some of America’s finest soldiers (alongside plenty of American talent, too), and also guaranteeing that you’ve probably forgotten many of the men who made the series so great.
Continue reading 11 Actors You May Have Forgotten Were in Band of Brothers – Dec 9, 2013
The Band Of Brothers Cast Round Table Show has been scheduled for Wednesday, December 7th! Damian Lewis and other Band of Brothers cast members will be taking part in a special 4 hour round table interview live on Black Sky Radio to complete a series of interviews that have been airing live almost every week since June of last year. For a donation to the Richard Winters Leadership Project, you can have your question read to Damian live on air. Visit Ross Owen’s Band of Brothers Cast Interviews for more details and a list of all the actors participating.
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4:30 am WST Perth AU (Thursday)
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To listen to Black Sky Radio’s March interview with Damian Lewis and other cast interviews, visit Ross Owen’s Band of Brothers Cast Interviews blog here.