Captain Eddie Myers
Star. 40s. American. An excellent soldier and leader. Tough and charismatic. One of the few commando agents in the entire Office of Strategic Services to have seen combat. Parachute qualified. Driven by a desire to make the correct moral choice, and scared that he will let his base emotions get in the way of doing the right thing.
Captain Chris Wood
Lead. 30s. A British Oxford classics professor-turned-spy. Supremely intelligent. Driven by a desire to make rational sense of the world, which can make him seem over rational and cold, but underneath he's as human as the rest of us. He learns to act our of instinct.
Lieutenant Danny Barnes
Supporting Lead. 20s New Zealand, friendly explosive expert. Plucked from his civilian day job to join the mission. His role. Make sure the bridge blows up. Desires to be useful and relevant. He's braver than he thinks.
Supporting lead. 30s. Greek national but speaks excellent English. An escaped Greek Army Sergeant. Passionately patriotic and idealistic, Byronic TE Lawrence type warrior poet. Better to die a young glorious death for a cause, than waste a life living safely. Great fun, if dangerous to be around.;
Lieutenant Indra Singh
Supporting Lead, 20s. Scottish Sikh. From Glasgow. Funny, scared of dying and can't stand the sight of blood. The whole adventure terrifies him, but he's going along with it to be with his best mate, Barnes. In real life the person the English Patient was based on.
Supporting Lead 20s. French Moroccan / Tunisian secret agent. Worked with Eddie on OSS missions to prep Operation Torch. Excellent soldier. Total self control. Driven by a purity of excellence in everything he does. Afraid of letting his own high standards down.
Guest Star. 50s Greek who was born in the region, emigrated to America, cam back on vacation and got stuck when war broke out. Becomes the mentor and friend to the group. Like all mentors he'll die in a powerful act of self sacrifice at the end of the second act.
16 year old Greek village Boy who wants to fight but Eddie won't let him.
40 Yannis mother