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· GENERATION KILL
(released: 12/16/08)






GENERATION KILL (HBO)
BROADCAST HISTORY:
7/13/08 - 8/24/08
STATUS:
telefilm/mini-series in the can
DESCRIPTION:
(from HBO's press release) Executive produced and co-written by David Simon and Ed Burns, the team behind the critically acclaimed HBO series "The Wire," this seven-part miniseries tells the intimate tale of young Marines whose unit is part of the first wave of the American military assault on Baghdad. The drama is based on the nonfiction book by Evan Wright, who serves as co-writer and consultant. George Faber, Charles Pattinson and Anne Thomopoulos executive produce; Nina Noble co-executive produces; Andrea Calderwood produces. Filming has begun in Africa for 2008 debut.
PRINCIPAL CAST INFORMATION:
· Alexander Skarsgard
· Billy Lush
· Brian Patrick Wade
· Chance Kelly
· David Barrera
· Eric Ladin
· Eric Nenninger
· J. Salome Martinez Jr.
· James Ransone
· Jon Huertas
· Jonah Lotan
· Josh Barrett
· Kellan Lutz
· Lee Tergesen
· Marc Menchaca
· Michael Kelly
· Nabil Elouahabi
· Neal Jones
· Owain Yeoman
· Pawel Szajda
· Rey Valentin
· Rudy Reyes
· Stark Sands
· Wilson Bethel
CREW INFORMATION:
· Andrea Calderwood as PROD
· Anne Thomopoulos as EP
· Charles Pattinson as EP
· David Simon as WRTR/EP
· Ed Burns as WRTR/EP
· Evan Wright as WRTR/BOOK
· George Faber as EP
· Nina Noble as CO-EP
· Simon Cellan Jones as DIR
· Susanna White as DIR
GENRE(S):
· based on a book
· mini-series
STUDIO INFORMATION:
· Company Pictures
· HBO Films