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Written by Peter Bowker, ‘World on Fire series is a British drama that takes you back in the times of World War II. This emotionally gripping show is truly a masterpiece. The plot of the show revolves around the lives of ordinary people affected by the war. The story focuses on the fates of several families from Britain, Poland, France, and Germany and their struggles to survive. The show takes you through a series of events, from German invasion of Poland in September 1939 to the Battle of Britain in 1940. World on Fire TV series has a star-studded cast, which includes Academy award winner Helen Hunt, Emmy and BAFTA winner Sean Bean, and Olivier Award winner Lesley Manville. This seven-part series doesn’t miss a single chance to entertain you to the core. Each and every episode of World on Fire webseries has a distinct essence. If you are inclined towards watching war dramas full of suspense and mystery, just sit back, relax and binge watch the entire World on Fire episodes only on SonyLIV.

World on fire Details


Adam Smith


Chris Clough


Peter Bowker





Know more about the cast of World on fire

Helen Hunt

Nancy Campbell

Sean Bean

Douglas Bennett

Lesley Manville

Robina Chase

Jonah Hauer-King

Harry Chase

Julia Brown

Lois Bennett

Zofia Wichlacx

Kasia Tomaszeski

World on fire Plot

Directed by Adam Smith, World on Fire is a gripping war drama that narrates the story of common people whose lives are affected in the global conflict of World War II. It’s an enthralling drama that tells the story of World War II through the eyes of several civilians. Written by the multi-award winning writer Peter Bowker, World on Fire TV series is undoubtedly a brilliantly crafted World War II story. The series has seven episodes in total. It has got everything right from love scenes to battle scenes, but more than anything, this show is about the ordinary people and the decisions that they make when confronted with difficult situations.  

The World on Fire Season 1 starts with the Nazi invasion of Poland in September 1939 and ends with the Battle of Britain in 1940. As the show progresses, you will see a girl named Kasia (Zofia Wichlacz), who works in a restaurant, falls deeply in love with Harry (Jonah Hauer-King), a talented translator. As the Nazis invade, targeting her city, Kasia’s life takes a dramatic turn. However, Harry offers her a way out and asks her to marry him. In the end, she forgoes the plan to move out of the city with Harry and doesn’t take the ticket. She rather gives it to her younger brother with a sense of despair that she will be never be able to see Harry again in her life. The series takes an emotional turn as Kasia decides to sacrifice her own happiness. The World on Fire cast includes top actors like Sean Bean (Douglas Bennett), Helen Hunt (Nancy Campbell), Jonah Hauer-King (Harry Chase), Lesley Manville, etc. World on Fire webseries has all the twists and turns that you expect from a war drama. So if you are obsessed with war dramas, then watch all the enchanting episodes of this World on Fire online only on SonyLIV.

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