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Series cast summary:
 Jonas Blane (69 episodes, 2006-2009)
 Molly Blane (69 episodes, 2006-2009)
 Kim Brown (69 episodes, 2006-2009)
 Colonel Tom Ryan (69 episodes, 2006-2009)
 Mack Gerhardt (69 episodes, 2006-2009)
 Tiffy Gerhardt (69 episodes, 2006-2009)
 Bob Brown (69 episodes, 2006-2009)
 Charles Grey (69 episodes, 2006-2009)
 Hector Williams (45 episodes, 2006-2009)


Hour long show which looks at the life of American super-secret operators.

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The Unit, the cover name for the most elite 1st SFOD-D unit popularly known as "Delta Force", the Army's best of the best, primarily recruits from Army Special Forces Groups ("Green Berets") and the 75th Ranger Regiment (Army Rangers). In The Unit, Jonas Blane, Hector Williams, and Charles Grey all served as both Rangers and Green Berets prior to their service in The Unit. Mack Gerhardt served as a Ranger and in the airborne infantry prior to being in The Unit. Bob Brown is the only Unit member to have never served in the Rangers. He is Ranger qualified (graduated from Ranger School) and served in the Air Cavalry prior to joining the Unit. See more »


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13 July 2009 | by (Fiji) – See all my reviews

The Unit is a one of the kind show far as i know. It does not only look at the special forces operatives lives but what revolves around them. This I understand placed carefully into themes that everyone can learn and at the same entertain themselves from this action drama thriller TV series even my friends who are not fans action or the military agree too. And this is way I like watching "the unit".

1> Family, the operatives work is not only thing affected from their actions but their families too. This common link bring "the unit family" together and they help each other deal with things that comes on the way from family matters to the operators work.

2>Friendship / comradeship, if all things don't work and goes to hell at least they got each others back to achieve their objectives and get the hell out.

3> Sacrifice, a common military thing, these operatives go out in long or short mission away from their loved ones and comforts of home and risk their lives at the same time. Their family has to endure the absence of their sons, husbands and fathers.

4> Educational, is something i liked about the unit not only to get entertained also to educate on survival techniques,improvising and being resourceful.

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