- Episodes6 x 60'
- SubgenresHistory & Civilization
- ProducerProper Television
- Original BroadcasterHistory, AHC
Forget about the almost superhuman movie heroes who dodge bullets and take out the bad guys. In the new six-part series Hardcore Heroes, we’ll show you who the real heroes are! Each one hour episode will feature two adrenaline-packed stories ofreal-life courage and self-sacrifice. Think Chuck Yeager, the fearless pilot who broke the soundbarrier; Jack Pritchard, New York City’s most decorated firefighter; or John Keller, the marinewho rescued victims during Hurricane Katrina. From iconic war heroes to technologicalwizards, to brave men and women who risked their lives or turned the tide of battle, every storywill focus on the coolest tactics, the biggest gambles and the riskiest manoeuvres that saved theday or changed the world.