Andrew Robertshaw

Military Consultant


Andrew has been providing his military expertise to productions for over fifteen years. His published knowledge of the two world wars has enabled him to carve out a reputation as the go-to military advisor on uniforms, drills, weapons handling and vehicles. He has served on numerous blockbuster features such as ‘1917’, ‘Wonder Woman’ and ‘War Horse’ as well as long standing television series like ‘Time Team’. Andrew is based in Kent and is available to work worldwide.

Selected recent credits 

as Military Advisor unless otherwise stated


date
production
director / production company
features
2020
THE KING'S MAN
Matthew Vaughn / Marv Studios
2019
1917
Sam Mendes / Storyworks
2018
THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD
Peter Jackson / House Productions
2018
SILENT NIGHT: A SONG FOR THE WORLD (Historical Advisor)
Hannes Michael Schalle / Moonlake Entertainment
2018
HOLMES & WATSON (Military Consultant)
Etan Cohen / Columbia Pictures
2017
WONDER WOMAN
Patty Jenkins / Warner Bros.
2011
WAR HORSE
Steven Spielberg / DreamWorks
television
2019
WORLD WAR WEIRD
Mike Ibeji / Wag TV
2018
WORLD WAR II IN NUMBERS
various / Wag TV
2017
WHAT ON EARTH? Series 3 (Military Historian)
Anuar Arroyo, Simon Martin / Wag TV
2017
WW2 TREASURE HUNTERS (Military Historian)
Emporium Productions Ð History Channel
2017
THE GREAT WAR IN NUMBERS (Military Historian)
Ian Levison / Wag TV
2016
PEARL HARBOUR: THE NEW EVIDENCE (Military Historian)
Joe MacGregor / Arrow Media
2016
THE MAN WHO FILMED THE SOMME (Military Historian)
Adam Keelan / BBC
2015
SECRET SPACE ESCAPES (Military Historian)
Anuar Arroyo, Simon Martin / Science Channel
2014
TONY ROBINSONS WORLD WAR 1 (Military Historian)
Renegade Pictures Ð Discovery Channel
2007-12
TIME TEAM (Military Historian)
various / The Picture House Television Company
2012
EXPLOSION 1812 (Historical Consultant)
Mick Grogan / Yap Films
2012
WAR HORSE: THE REAL STORY (Military Historian)
George Pagliero / Testimony Films
2012
BULLETS, BOOTS AND BANDAGES: HOW TO REALLY WIN AT WAR (Lead Historian)
BBC
2011
FIND MY PAST (Military Historian)
Yesterday
2011
WHO DO YOU THINK YOU ARE? (Military Historian)
various / Wall To Wall Television
2010
FRONT LINE FOOD (Military Historian)
Yesterday
2009
FINDING THE FALLEN Series 2 (Lead Historian)
various / Yap Films
2007
VIMY RIDGE: HEAVEN TO HELL (Lead Historian)
Matt Gallagher / Yap Films
2006
THE TRENCH DETECTIVES
Channel 5
2006
THE BATTLE OF THE SOMME: THE TRUE STORY (Lead Historian)
Herrie ten Cate / Yap Production
2004
FINDING THE FALLEN (Lead Historian)
various / Yap Films