The World Wars tells the story of three decades of war told through the eyes of various men who were its key players: Roosevelt, Hitler, Patton, Mussolini, Churchill, Tojo, DeGaulle and MacArthur. The series examines the two wars as one contiguous timeline starting in 1914 and concluding in 1945 with these unique individuals coming of age in World War I before ultimately calling the shots in World War II.
Did You Know?
The actor who plays General Douglas MacArthur (Daniel Michael Berkey) is the same actor from another History Channel production, The Men Who Built America. He plays JP Morgan's father, Junius. See more
During the 1930s when Douglas MacArthur was army Chief of Staff he did not have five stars. That did not happen until December, 1944. See more