Podcast 2 – Callum Turner and the Regensburg–Schweinfurt Mission

Making Masters of the Air Podcast

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About the Episode

The National WWII Museum's Making Masters of the Air podcast dives deeper into the making of Masters of the Air and explores the history behind the Apple TV+ series.

In this episode, Callum Turner discusses his starring role as Major John Egan, and hosts Kirk Saduski and Donald Miller have a conversation about the Regensburg-Schweinfurt raid as depicted in Episode 3 of the series.

Masters of the Air is an Apple Original series from the executive producers of Band of Brothers and The Pacific. Now streaming on Apple TV+.

Masters of the Air is based on the best-selling book by Donald Miller.

Special thanks to Apple TV+ for clips and musical score for this podcast.

Topics Covered in this Episode

  • The Regensburg–Schweinfurt Raid
  • The Eighth Air Force
  • 100th Bomb Group
  • General Curtis LeMay

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Featured Guests

Callum Turner

Born in London, England, Callum Turner grew up in the Chelsea neighborhood of that same city. He began acting in 2011, stating that his mother instilled in him a love of film and gave him the impetus to attempt acting as a career. Turner appeared in the 2018 film Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald and again in Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore in 2022. Most recently, Turner starred in the film The Boys in the Boat.

Turner plays the role of Major John “Bucky” Egan in the Apple Original series Masters of the Air.

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Making Masters of the Air is presented by the Boeing Company.