Harley and the Davidsons, a new Discovery Channel mini-series, follows the creators of the Harley-Davidson motorcycle, and their quest to build the number one motorcycle in America at the dawn of the 20th century. The 3-part miniseries will chronicle the bumpy road to success for Walter Davidson, Arthur Davidson, and Bill Harley, and has been described by Variety as a “superhero origin story.”
DATES: Monday, September 5 – Wednesday, September 7
TIME: 9pm-11pm ET/PT
CHANNEL: Discovery Channel – Check with your local TV provider (Verizon FIOS, Optimum, etc.) for a specific channel number.
EPISODE SYNOPSIS: Part 1 of 3. After working with Bill Harley and his brother Arthur to develop a new bike, Walter Davidson tests it in a series of races against the industry standard, which is made by Indian Motorcycles.
CAST: Robert Aramayo as Bill Harley; Michael Huisman as Walter Davidson; Bug Hall as Arthur Davidson; Tommy Bastow as Otto; Alex Felton as Jones; Mitchell Mullen as Carlisle; Essa O’Shea as Clara Beisel; Annie Read as Caroline Jachthuber