The lives of Navy SEALS are front and center in the new series "SIX" on the History Channel.

FOX's Michelle Pollino reports:

The new series "SIX" premieres tonight on the History Channel and the eight episode show centers on the lives of Navy SEALS. 

Jaylen Moore, plays Armin 'Fishbait' Khan, he explains how his character is making television history:

(Moore) "The very first Afghan American Muslim Navy Seal ever on television."

Moore is Afghani himself and he says it's an honor to play this character:

(Moore) "It's going to pull a lot of attention to the struggle that this character has to go through. He's the sniper of the team, a little spoiler alert there, he's some of the muscle of the team."

Their mission is to eliminate a Taliban leader in Afghanistan, but something goes wrong when they uncover a U.S. citizen working with terrorist. It premieres at 10 PM.

Michelle Pollino, FOX News.

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