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[06/20/14 - 11:28 PM]
Development Update: Friday, June 20
Updates include: NBC's "Aquarius" casts trio; Netflix's "Sense8" reveals ensemble cast; and HBO expands "Looking" order for second season.

[06/05/14 - 11:28 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, June 5
Updates include: Jeremy Sisto boards "The Returned" at A&E; Diane Farr cast in ABC Family's "Stitchers"; and Kellan Lutz, Malin Akerman return for HBO's "The Comeback" revival.

[06/04/14 - 10:23 AM]
History(R) Orders New Six-Hour Scripted Miniseries "Sons of Liberty"
Ben Barnes, Ryan Eggold, Michael Raymond James, Rafe Spall and Henry Thomas will star alongside Marton Csokas and Dean Norris.

[04/11/13 - 11:25 PM]
Development Update: Thursday, April 11
Updates include: Patricia Arquette to recur on "Boardwalk Empire"; Jennifer Ferrin joins the cast of "Hell on Wheels"; and Kirstie Alley, Jennifer Finnigan to star in Lifetime's "Babysellers."







SONS OF LIBERTY (HISTORY)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
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STATUS:
telefilm/mini-series greenlighted
DESCRIPTION:
(from History's press release, June 2014) HISTORY has ordered its latest scripted miniseries SONS OF LIBERTY from A+E Studios and Stephen David Entertainment (The Men Who Built America, The World Wars); it was announced today by Dirk Hoogstra, Executive Vice President and General Manager, HISTORY & H2. The six-part miniseries, starting production this summer, follows a defiant and radical group of young men - Sam Adams, John Adams, Paul Revere, John Hancock and Joseph Warren - as they band together in secrecy to change the course of history and make America a nation.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Ben Barnes as Sam Adams
· Dean Norris as Benjamin Franklin
· Emily Berrington as Margaret Gage
· Henry Thomas as John Adams
· Jason O'Mara as George Washington
· Kevin Ryan as John Pitcairn
· Marton Csokas as Thomas Gage
· Michael Raymond James as Paul Revere
· Rafe Spall as John Hancock
· Ryan Eggold as Joseph Warren
CREW INFORMATION:
· David C. White as WRTR
· Elaine Frontain Bryant as EP (History)
· Kari Skogland as DIR
· Matthew Gross as EP
· Russ McCarroll as EP (History)
· Stephen David as WRTR/EP
GENRE(S):
· mini-series
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· A+E Studios
· Stephen David Entertainment