US cable network History is pushing further into scripted series with a new six-part miniseries called Sons of Liberty.
The show will follow 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.
The cast includes Ben Barnes, Ryan Eggold, Michael Raymond James, Rafe Spall, Henry Thomas, Marton Csokas, Emily Berrington, and Dean Norris.
Produced by A+E Studios and Stephen David Entertainment, Stephen David and David C White are the writers. The executive producers are David, Russ McCarroll, Elaine Frontain Bryant, and Matthew Gross.
Production will begin this summer.Previous scripted series on History include Vikings and Hatfields and McCoys.