Tom Hanks & Steven Spielberg’s ‘Band of Brother’ on Star World Premiere HD
Star World Premiere HD’s distinguished property ‘Mini Series of the Month’ is known for bringing to India, for the first time, the most star-studded, critically acclaimed and award-winning Mini Series of all time! Catapulting its offerings to new heights, the channel is now all set to premiere the blockbuster 10-episode Mini Series – Band of Brothers, a real life story of war heroes, helmed by Hollywood’s geniuses – Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg.
Starring a stellar ensemble cast comprising of Michael Fassbender, Tom Hardy, James McAvoy, David Schwimmer, Jimmy Fallon, Tom Hanks’ son Colin Hanks, Simon Pegg, Michael Cudlitz, Neal McDonough, Jamie Bamber, Stephen Graham, Band of Brothers is tagged as ‘one of the finest works ever produced for television’ and is adapted from the best-selling book of the same name by Stephen E. Ambrose.
The numero uno show with a whopping 9.5 rating on IMDB follows the story of the exceptional heroes belonging to Easy Company, the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division during World War II. The epic mini-series highlights their journey from training to airborne landings in Normandy, the Siege of Bastogne and finally all the way to Hitler’s mountain retreat.
What very few know is that the $125 million show has won a stunning 34 awards and 24 nominations at award ceremonies across the industry. What’s more? All the actors were cast because of their physical resemblance to the real-life soldiers they were portraying and the mini-series continues to be ranked as the Best TV Series of All Time on IMDB! Moreover, Tom Hanks, Steven Spielberg and Stephen Ambrose showed each of the scripts around to real-life soldiers of Easy Company to guarantee authenticity and the mini-series took three years and a whopping 12-acre set to represent 11 different European locations and finally get going.
A special treat for viewers, the 10-part series will also showcase the real-life heroes in the beginning of the every episode of Band of Brothers.
So, catch the most illustrious, star-studded and glorious mini-series of all time - ‘Band of Brothers’, this weekend, December 3rd and 4th, 5 PMonwards exclusively on Star World Premiere HD!