How historically accurate is War Dogs? As noted by Screen Rant, War Dogs is based on a true story. However, several events and details in the film were dreamed up by those behind the scenes, mostly for comedic purposes. So while it’s definitely based on real people and real events, some of the scenarios never happened. And a few were definitely fabricated.
Who was War Dogs actually based on? The True Story Of Efraim Diveroli, The 21-Year-Old Arms Dealer Featured In ‘War Dogs’
What happened to the War Dogs? Packouz and Diveroli were sentenced for trafficking in unregulated ammunition. Packouz was put on house arrest, Diveroli (who was only 24) was sentenced to four years in jail. So where are they now, a decade later? Both Packouz and Diveroli have moved on from their arms dealer days, at least in theory.
Is Efraim Diveroli alive?
|Born||December 20, 1985 Miami Beach, Florida, U.S.|
|Occupation||Author and former arms dealer|
|Criminal status||Released August 2014|