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Red Dawn
Genre Action

War

Drama

Teen drama

Creator(s) User:Fredball14
Cast Chris Zylka

Thomas Brodie-Sangster

Brenton Thwaites

Crystal Reed

Claire Holt

Logan Lerman

Opening theme
Number of seasons 1
Number of episodes 12

Red Dawn is a war teen drama television series and a reboot to the 1984 and 2012 films. The series follows a group of young people who defend their hometown from a North Korean invasion.

Season 1 (2014)

Main Cast

  • Chris Zylka as Evan Miller- He is a United States Marine Corps Captain Strongman and the Wolverines, a gang of teens who led resistance to North Korean Marine Corps occupation of Spokane, Washington. He is also Shawn's older brother. Similar to Jed.
  • Thomas Brodie-Sangster as Shawn Miller- Shawn is a member of the Wolverines. He is the brother of Evan, and is the boyfriend of Julia. Similar to Matt.
  • Brenton Thwaites as Jake Wilson- Jake is a member of the Wolverines. He is Aiden's best friend and partner when fighting. Jake is one of the smartest and best fighters in the group. Similar to Robert.
  • Crystal Reed as Audrey Jones- Audrey is a member of the Wolverines. She was Evan's childhood friend and becomes his love interest. She usually does what she is told and one of the best fighters. She is brave, calm and smart and always helps out. Similar to Toni.
  • Claire Holt as Julia Turner- Julia is Shawn's girlfriend who is being held as a prisoner. She was trained how to use guns by her father because he felt like she needed to know how to defend herself. Similar to Erica.
  • Logan Lerman as Aiden Murphy- Aiden is a member of the Wolverines. He is the son of the mayor, and Aiden escaped with Evan, Shawn, and the rest of the Wolverines. He plays a somewhat small role of the group, but he still fights the Koreans, most of the time with his close friend, Jake. Similar to Daryl.

Recurring Cast

  • Rick Yune as Captain Lee- Captain Lee is the main antagonist of the season. Captain Lee is in command of the Koreans.
  • Connor Jessup as Cody Jones- Cody is Audrey's little brother and a member of the Wolverines. Cody loves and cares for his sister and fights for the group even though his sister does not like it.
  • Bianca A. Santos as Maya Cortez- Maya is Gio's fraternal twin sister and a member of the Wolverines. Maya is a great sniper and medic, she and her brother protect each other and witnessed their parents being killed by a Korean soldier.
  • Diego Boneta as Giovanni "Gio" Cortez- Gio is Maya's fraternal twin brother and a member of the Wolverines. Gio is a very good shot, him and Maya protect each other and witnessed their parents being killed by a Korean soldier.
  • Daryl Sabara as Mason Parker- Mason is a member of the Wolverines. Mason is a valuable member of the group who makes ammunition.
  • Mason Dye as Wes Turner- Wes is a member of the Wolverines. Wes loves explosives and is an expert at them.
  • Sam Worthington as Jack Miller- Jack is Evan and Shawn's father.

Episodes

1. The War Has Just Begun

It starts off with Evan Miller (Chris Zylka) driving home to see his dad Jack (Sam Worthington) and his brother Shawn (Thomas Brodie-Sangster) and he arrives home. He is then hugged by Jack and he asks for Shawn's whereabouts. Jack tells him that Shawn is with Julia Turner (Claire Holt) at the diner and Evan says he'll be back. Shawn and Julia are talking about Shawn going to Stanford University. Evan then comes into the diner and greets his brother. Shawn then tells him that he is still pissed at him and Evan says "Look, I'm sorry I didn't come to Mom's funeral, but I'm here now." Shawn tells him "You shouldn't have come." Shawn and Julia then leave Evan by himself. Evan then runs into an old friend named Audrey Jones (Crystal Reed). Evan and Audrey then start talking about how they use to play together when they were little. Audrey asks if he is going to the party tonight and he says he'll think about it. Evan, Shawn and Jack are eating dinner and Shawn then gets up to go to his room to eat. Jack tells him to sit down but he says "I won't sit down with him. He wasn't here for mom's funeral so why is he here now." Evan says "I wished I was at mom's funeral but I couldn't make it so don't blame it on me." Shawn then leaves to his room and eats up there. Julia tells him that he should sneak out to go to the party and Shawn says he is going now and will see her there. Shawn then opens the window and makes it out. Evan goes upstairs and finds Shawn gone. Jake Wilson (Brenton Thwaites) and Aiden Murphy (Logan Lerman) are filming the party and they see Shawn. They talk to Shawn about him going to Stanford. Evan comes to the party and sees Shawn. He tells Shawn that they need to talk but Shawn tells him off. Shawn then starts drinking beer and Evan sees Audrey. Evan then walks up to Audrey and taps her shoulder. Audrey says he finally came and Evan tells her that he thought she would be here so he decided to came. Audrey and Evan both smile and it skips to Shawn who is drunk. Julia says he needs to get home and he throws up. Evan then grabs Shawn and takes him home. Evan puts him to bed and he goes to bed. The morning after a mysterious power outage, swarms of invading North Korean paratroopers and transport aircraft attack the city. The two storm out of the house and Shawn witnesses an F-16 shoot down a Korean transport plane while they leave in a pick-up truck. Their father tells them to flee to their cabin in the woods while he helps the townspeople. They are later joined there by Jake, Aiden, Audrey, Cody (Connor Jessup), Maya and Gio Cortez (Bianca A. Santos and Diego Boneta), Mason Parker (Daryl Sabara) and Wes Turner (Mason Dye) . Tensions build as the group try to decide whether to surrender to the invaders or resist. North Korean soldiers, under the command of Captain Lee (Rick Yune), bring Sergeant Miller and Mayor Murphy (Gale Harold) out to convince the group to surrender, but Captain Lee executes Sergeant Miller after he refuses to cooperate and actively encourages them to resist (or die trying). Evan intends to fight and the others agree to join him, calling themselves the Wolverines after their school mascot. After acquiring weapons, establishing a base in an abandoned mine, and being trained by Evan, the Wolverines begin a series of guerrilla attacks against soldiers and collaborators. At night, the Wolverines decide to rescue Julia. With everyone doing their own job, Audrey, Cody and Shawn get Julia, Evan, Wes and Mason make a bomb, and Jake, Aiden, Maya and Gio shoot any guards who come by them. Evan is preparing a bomb and Captain Lee and the soldiers run in a hallway. Shawn, Audrey and Cody rescue Julia and Shawn hugs Julia. Captain Lee and the soldiers try breaking down the door with a log. Shawn, Audrey, Julia and Cody open the window and they each go out the window. Shawn looks at the door and it opens. Shawn jumps out and Evan blows up the building. Some of the soldiers are injured but Captain Lee is fine. The Wolverines then celebrate at the cabin. Evan then says "Tomorrow we are going to take them down because we are the Wolverines.

"2. Hostage

When Maya is kidnapped by Captain Lee this causes more trouble for the group. The only way to get her back is if the Wolverines surrender."

Season 2 (2015)

Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Episodes

Main Cast

Actor Character Seasons
1 2
Chris Zylka Evan Miller Main Main
Thomas Brodie-Sangster Shawn Miller Main Main
Brenton Thwaites Jake Wilson Main
Crystal Reed Audrey Jones Main
Claire Holt Julia Turner Main Main
Logan Lerman Aiden Murphy Main
Connor Jessup Cody Jones Recurring Main None Main
Bianca A. Santos Maya Cortez Recurring Main
Dylan O'Brien Kevin Main
Lyndsy Fonseca Stacy Main
Ross Lynch Tyler Main
Maggie Q Jennifer Main
Ryan Phillippe Greg Main

Recurring Cast

  • Rick Yune as Captain Lee- Captain Lee is the main antagonist of the season. Captain Lee is in command of the Koreans. (Season 1-)
  • Connor Jessup as Cody Jones- Cody is Audrey's little brother and a member of the Wolverines. Cody loves and cares for his sister and fights for the group even though his sister does not like it. (Season 1-)
  • Bianca A. Santos as Maya Cortez- Maya is Gio's fraternal twin sister and a member of the Wolverines. Maya is a great sniper and medic, she and her brother protect each other and witnessed their parents being killed by a Korean soldier. (Season 1-)
  • Diego Boneta as Giovanni "Gio" Cortez- Gio is Maya's fraternal twin brother and a member of the Wolverines. Gio is a very good shot, him and Maya protect each other and witnessed their parents being killed by a Korean soldier. (Season 1-)
  • Daryl Sabara as Mason Parker- Mason is a member of the Wolverines. Mason is a valuable member of the group who makes ammunition. (Season 1-)
  • Mason Dye as Wes Turner- Wes is a member of the Wolverines. Wes loves explosives and is an expert at them. (Season 1-)
  • Sam Worthington as Jack Miller- Jack is Evan and Shawn's father. (Season 1)
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