SAS: Rogue Heroes Release Date, Cast, Plot & More

After creating the Birmingham gangster series, Peaky Blinders, Steven Knight is ready to return with SAS: Rogue Heroes.

Considering his previous work is one of a kind, there is no doubt that the upcoming historical drama will not fail. Set during the Second World War, the series will tell the story of how the Special Air Service unit came into being.

The series will hit this year, and the stakes are high. With the trailer launch right around the corner, the fans have been highly excited about the upcoming series. So, what is the plot of Steven Knight’s next project about? When will the series hit the screens? Who are the joining cast members? Here is every detail.

Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight had been working on yet another drama alongside. The news came out not too far. Plus, the filming began in March 2021. Moreover, the casting continued till June 2021. Now, the upcoming series has Tommy Bulfin, Martin Haines, Emma Kingsman-Lloyd, Karen Wilson, and Steven Knight. The upcoming series finds Tom Shankland in the director’s chair. The drama is expected to showcase the information of SAS against the North American campaign during the Second World War.

SAS: Rogue Heroes Release Date

SAS: Rogue Heroes Release Date
SAS: Rogue Heroes Release Date

At the time of writing, the makers have not spoken of a specific release date. However, as per the top headlines, the show will premiere on our screens in late 2022. Thus, an autumn dateline could be expected. There is no doubt that filming, editing, and writing takes time to build up a finished project. The series is assumed to be six episodes long.

Until now, no information about a definite release date has been officially out. The makers are keen to keep the details under wraps. But the fans shall not worry as the makers will unveil the official premiere date very soon. The following months shall see this coming very soon. Lastly, the release section will get updated once the information is out under the eyes of the public.

SAS: Rogue Heroes Cast 

SAS: Rogue Heroes Cast 
SAS: Rogue Heroes Cast 

SAS: Rogue Heroes has confirmed the list of characters joining the project. So, the audience will find the following actors in the upcoming drama. The filming began in March 2021. However, Cesar Domboy joined the team in June 2021. Moreover, Connor Swindells was finalized as the main lead, Davis Stirling. This includes:

  • Connor Swindells as David Stirling
  • Jack O’Connell as Paddy Mayne
  • Alfie Allen as Jock Lewes
  • Sofia Boutella as Eve
  • Dominic West as Lieutenant Colonel Wrangel Clarke
  • Tom Glynn-Carney as Mike Sadler
  • Amir El-Masry
  • Theo Barklem-Biggs as Reg Seekings
  • Corin Silva
  • Jacob Ifan
  • Dónal Finn
  • Jacob McCarthy
  • Michael Schaeffer
  • Miles Jupp
  • César Domboy
  • Paul Boche as Walter Essner
  • Adrian Lukis
  • Ramzan Miah

SAS: Rogue Heroes Plot

SAS: Rogue Heroes Plot
SAS: Rogue Heroes Plot

The plot of SAS: Rogue Heroes follows a group of soldiers recruited by David Stirling, played by Connor Swindells. The strange officer makes it his choice to assemble a team of soldiers who will be able to cause trouble under the enemy lines.

This thought process comes inside him after getting into an accident during a training exercise. He realizes the holes inside the prolonged war methods. Finally, he makes up his ideal to chalk up a plan to take down the enemy.

The group of rebels assigned under David will be seen completing do-or-die missions. The six episodes will depict the origin of the Special Air Service. Their knowledge and wit will accompany the band of misfits. They resist the march of Fascism against the backdrop of the North American campaign during the Second World War. Steven Knight has had his mind set on this project for quite a long time.

SAS: Rogue Heroes Trailer

SAS: Rogue Heroes Trailer
SAS: Rogue Heroes Trailer

Now, the makers of SAS: Rogue Heroes were kind enough to present a short trailer on April 3, 2022. The thirty-two-second long clip was enough to create buzz around the project. The clip was released on the official Youtube account of BBC.

It finds the soldiers assembling and creating mayhem for the enemy. Many characters come into sight. Moreover, the cinematography and banging music will amplify the eagerness for its release. It will be fun to see what the series brings to the table moreover if the drama lives up to its high expectations.

Where To Watch SAS: Rogue Heroes?

Steven Knight’s newest drama SAS: Rogue Heroes is set to premiere on BBC One and BBC iPlayer in the UK. As for the US, Epix is up for streaming privileges. However, up till now, no official release date has been out. Thus, the fans can expect the news to be out anytime soon. Lastly, please return to our page, Latest Series, for more information on the upcoming venture.

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