Having served in the British military attached to an American Special Forces unit during the Gulf War, Alex Cary was a natural for the job of writer and co-executive producer of "Homeland."
First Lady Michelle Obama, promoting one of her signature initiatives, encouraged Hollywood's creative community Monday to consider putting more stories of military families into their projects.
Lifetime is pairing up its drama hit "Army Wives" with an unscripted series about U.S. soldiers returning home for surprise family reunions.
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"Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" has drawn heavily on the U.S. military.