Historical Television series looks at famous leaders, such as Cortez, Andrew Jackson and others, and shows how they rose to prominence and vanquished enemies in the field.
Did You Know?
During the production of the "El Cid" Episode, Director Scott Billups was chagrined to find that none of the Actors hired to portray Spanish Soldiers knew how to shoot a bow and arrows, but his Director of Photography, Joe di Gennaro was a trained Archer. So, he dressed his DP in Armour and photographed him in front of a green screen, launching arrows at the camera. The Result: Every one of the two thousand soldiers defending the Castle Valencia was portrayed by his Cameraman! See more