LIOR RAZ is an Israeli actor and screenwriter best known for creating the political thriller Fauda. In 2014, Raz together with Avi Issacharoff, created the critically acclaimed thriller series Fauda, in which Raz stars as Doron Kavillio, the commander of an undercover counter-terrorism Mista’arvim unit. In 2016, Fauda won six awards, including Best Drama Series, at the Israeli Academy Awards. In December 2017, The New York Times selected Fauda as the best international show of the year. In 2018, the show won 11 Israeli TV Academy Awards, including best TV drama, best actor for Raz, and best screenplay, casting, cinematography, recording, and special effects.
ZIV SHILON is the “stuff legends are made of”! Captain Ziv Shilon led his troops into Gaza in 2012. After an IED exploded next to him and blew off one arm and almost completely severed another, Ziv lay unconscious for four days, his life hanging in the balance. He underwent eight operations to reconstruct his arm, receiving 52 units of blood, more than eight times the amount circulating in the human body. Over the next 6 years, he overcame self-doubt to achieve the impossible completing 3 marathons, an Iron Man competition, starting a successful hi-tech business, and most importantly being a loving husband and father to his wife, daughter and son.