Battle of Surabaya (BoS) The Series is a spin-off from the acclaimed film Battle of Surabaya. The series tells the adventures of the film’s beloved characters: Musa, Danu, Yumna, Sholehuddin, Irul Ambon, Mirah, John Wright and Kazuhiro as they live their colorful and imaginative lives during the Surabaya War in 1945.
A Surabaya local, Musamakes ends meet bypolishing shoes for a living. He is energetic, bright, responsible, and supportive towards his friend and companions. However, he is a little bit shy and hesitant to act upon his impulses.
An Indonesian teenager who is clever, determined, strong, aggressive but also sensitive. She has a terrific sense of memory, is highly alert during social interactions and pays close attention to the environment around her.
A young Indonesian man who is a strong-minded visionary, Danu loves learning and neverbacks down from a challenge. He is independent and stands up for himself. He also masks his true feelings and makes it quite difficult for people to read his expressions or intentions.This guarded personality prevents Danu from openly trusting people. He is also an introvert who tends to himself.
Helming from a village in Madura, Sholehuddin is a formidable and tough soldier with an Achilles heel. He is vulnerable and falls quickly for pretty women. One whose moods can range from both extremes, Sholehuddin has a tendency of being irresponsible, impatient, greedy and simple-minded. He is a narcissist who loves to show-off, complains a lot and is a know-it-all. His ego leaves ample room for comedic relief.
A funny Ambonese man who is modest and loves to try new things. He is a bit naïve but unfortunately he is the jokes and is bullied quite often. His impulsiveness makes him quite careless. Helives in the moment, disregards his surroundings as well as the people in them. He has no plans for tomorrow and ends up in the army even though he does not want to.