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'Avengers' star Jeremy Renner goes to battle for History's 'The World Wars'
Two-time Oscar nominee Jeremy Renner is lending his pipes to a patriotic cause.
History announced this week that the "Unusuals" and "Hurt Locker" star will narrate the three-night event series "The World Wars," which will premiere on May 26 -- Memorial Day -- at 9 p.m.
The project features contributors including Senator John McCain, General Colin Powell, Leon Panetta, Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti and British Prime Minister John Major and looks at the three decades between 1914 and 1945.
"The stories that came out of The World Wars are heroic, horrific and everything in between," blurbs Renner "I'm happy to lend my voice to HISTORY and help tell these stories in a very different way."