A drama about World War II women at work in a munitions factory.
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 Lorna Corbett (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Gladys Witham (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Kate Andrews (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Betty McRae (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Marco Moretti (18 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Vera Burr (17 episodes, 2012-2013)
Richard Fitzpatrick ...
 Harold Akins (17 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Bob Corbett (14 episodes, 2012-2013)
Natasha Greenblatt ...
 Sheila Corbett (13 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Rollie Witham (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
Kate Hennig ...
 Adele Witham (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Carol Demers (11 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Ivan Buchinsky (10 episodes, 2013)
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 James Dunn (9 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Leon Buck (8 episodes, 2012-2013)
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 Edith McCallum (8 episodes, 2012-2013)
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Set in the 1940s, Bomb Girls tells the remarkable stories of the women who risked their lives in a munitions factory building bombs for the Allied forces fighting on the European front. The series delves into the lives of these exceptional women from all walks of life - peers, friends and rivals - who find themselves thrust into new worlds and changed profoundly as they are liberated from their home and social restrictions. Written by Michael MacLennan

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Same war. Different battles.

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Drama | War

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11 September 2012 (USA)  »

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Khalid Klein auditioned for the role of Doctor Narendra Patel; which went to actor Gabe Grey. See more »

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Followed by Bomb Girls: Facing the Enemy (2014) See more »

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good solid performances + great script = fantastic
4 January 2012 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

MEG TILLY CAN ACT! She's always nailed the ditsy parts but it has been ages since we've seen her skills really stretched into a strong well- rounded role.

As shift matron and a mother of two sons serving overseas, Ms Tilly brings a quiet mature strength that creates depth to her character. There are two incredible scenes in episode 1 where the emotions flutter cross her face and then shine through her eye.

The ensemble cast are together and individually equally strong. Whether it is the gruff factory owner, the girls living in the rooming house or the young scared soldiers --the characters are multi-dimensional and well played.

The production is grounded by a great script that hits all the right notes. Can't wait to see the rest!


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