Brothers is an award-winning 10-part HBO series. It follows Easy Company, the
506th Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division, through its mission in World War
II’s European theater from D-Day to V-J Day. Based on interviews with
survivors, along with soldiers' journals and letters, Band of Brothers shares
the experiences of these legendary men as they displayed extraordinary bravery
and faced unimaginable fear.
Potentially unknown movie facts!
of the actors were chosen based on their resemblance to the soldiers they would
ensure authenticity, all the scripts were reviewed by real-life Easy Company
actors were put through an intense 10-day 'boot camp' to prepare for their
roles and were required to stay in character the entire time.
miniseries included 500 different speaking roles.