HBO has released the episode description of Family Tree episode 6 “Civil War”, airing on Sunday, June 23rd.
Other HBO playdates: June 23 (12:30 a.m.), 25 (9:30 p.m.), 26 (midnight) and 27 (midnight)
HBO2 playdates: June 24 (9:00 p.m.), 25 (11:30 p.m.), 26 (9:30 p.m.) and 30 (11:50 a.m.)
- Tom’s cousin Rick, an American Civil War enthusiast, helps Tom find out more about his great-great-grandfather Charles’ mysterious activities as a soldier in the war.
- They visit a Civil War expert, Harvey Krupp (Don Lake), who agrees to investigate further on Tom’s behalf, and invites him to take part in a Civil War reenactment that he organized.
- A car accident leads Tom to meet Ally Keele (Amy Seimetz), a beautiful aspiring writer, and the attraction appears to be mutual.
- Tom gamely participates in the Civil War reenactment with Rick, Julie and Harvey, but war isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.
- During the battle, he gets a phone call with news from England.
- Afterwards, Harvey gives him even more interesting news about his great-great-grandfather, which explains a lot of things.