Echo 3 is an American action-thriller and drama TV show made by Mark Boal, who has won two Academy Awards. It will debut on Apple TV+ on November 23, 2022. The series, which is shot in both English and Spanish, is set in Colombia in 2021 and is a black-ops thriller with international intrigue.
Almost all of the scenes were shot on location. It is based on Omri Givon’s award-winning series When Heroes Fly, which was in turn based on Amir Gutfreund’s book of the same name.
An American researcher by the name of Amber Chesborough is currently conducting research in Colombia on the potential of psychedelics to treat addiction. While she is conducting her research, extremists kidnap her and hold her for ransom.
Her brother Bambi and her husband Prince, who both serve in the United States Army Delta Force, are the ones who are attempting to rescue her. The recent loss of their team leader during a recent mission has made it difficult for the two men to get along with one another.
Cast and Characters
- Michiel Huisman as Sgt. Prince Haas
- Luke Evans as Sgt. Bambi Chesborough
- Jessica Ann Collins as Amber Chesborough
- Elizabeth Anweis as Natalie Foster
- Fahim Fazli as AL Qaeda Commander
- James Udom
- Maria Del Rosario
- Alejandro Furth
- Juan Pablo Raba
- Bradley Whitford, as Prince’s father.
- Martina Gusmán as a prominent political journalist.
Mark Boal is in charge of the show’s overall creative direction and management. Boal has won an Academy Award. Boal also directs and is in charge of making the movie. Pablo Trapero was in charge of four episodes, including the first one. Trapero is also in charge of making movies.
On October 18, 2022, the trailer was first shown. The trailer for Echo 3 has been praised for how realistic and politically relevant it looks. Several reviews of the trailer mention the line “You don’t know my family” that Amber (Collins) says to a reporter.
One review of the trailer said, “The series is written by two-time Academy Award winner Mark Boal, who has a lot of experience writing thrillers about foreign policy that have complicated political implications.”
Ratings and Reviews
According to the review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, 63 percent of people found it to be enjoyable, and it received an average rating of 5.8 out of 10 points from those who provided feedback.
The critics on this website are in agreement that “Echo 3 succeeds as a lean, mean action adventure,” even if it fails to meet the clear goals that its creator, Mark Boal, had for multilayered drama.
The show has received a weighted average score of 67 out of 100 on Metacritic, which indicates that critics liked it “generally.” The score was determined based on 9 reviews.
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It has been announced that the premiere of Echo 3 will take place on Apple TV+ on November 23, 2022. The series is a thriller about covert operations and a story about international intrigue, and it takes place in Colombia. It is based on Omri Givon’s acclaimed series When Heroes Fly, which has won numerous awards.
When Heroes Fly, which was developed by Omri Givon and was based on the eponymous novel written by Amir Gutfreund, served as the basis for Echo 3, which was also developed by Omri Givon. The series is a thriller about covert operations and a story about international intrigue that takes place in Colombia. It is filmed in both English and Spanish.