Echo 3
Based onWhen Heroes Fly
by Omri Givon
Written byMark Boal
Original languages
  • English
  • Spanish
Executive producers
Production companies
DistributorApple Inc.
Original networkApple TV+

Echo 3 is an upcoming drama television series based on the Israeli television series When Heroes Fly and inspired by the novel When Heroes Fly by Amir Gutfreund. It is set to premiere on Apple TV+.

Cast and characters



In July 2020, Apple announced that it had given a 10-episode straight-to-series order for Echo 3, to be produced by Apple and Keshet Studios, and adapted by Mark Boal, with Boal and Jason Horwitch executive producing and co-showrunning the series.[1]


In May 2021, Luke Evans and Michiel Huisman were cast in the series, with Elizabeth Anweis and Jessica Ann Collins joining in June 2021.[2][3][4][5]


Production for Echo 3 began on June 9, 2021, and is scheduled to conclude on February 1, 2022.[6]


  1. ^ White, Peter (July 16, 2020). "Apple Orders Straight-To-Series Remake Of Israeli Drama 'When Heroes Fly' From 'The Hurt Locker's Mark Boal". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 9, 2021.
  2. ^ Otterson, Joe (May 3, 2021). "Luke Evans to Star in Mark Boal's Apple Action Series 'Echo 3'". Variety. Retrieved June 9, 2021.
  3. ^ Porter, Rick (May 26, 2021). "'Flight Attendant' Star Michiel Huisman Boards Apple's Mark Boal Thriller". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved June 9, 2021.
  4. ^ Del Rosario, Alexandra (June 3, 2021). "Apple's 'Echo 3' Adds Elizabeth Anweis As Recurring; Diego Josef To Recur In 'Animal Kingdom'". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 9, 2021.
  5. ^ Andreeva, Nellie (June 9, 2021). "Jessica Ann Collins To Star In Apple Drama Series 'Echo 3' From Mark Boal". Deadline Hollywood. Retrieved June 9, 2021.
  6. ^ "Echo 3 - Production". Variety Insight. Archived from the original on August 9, 2021. Retrieved August 9, 2021.