Netflix is KILLING the game with CREATIVE and poignant content again! The long-awaited TRAILER for Ava DuVernay’s series ‘When They See Us’ about the ‘Central Park 5’ is HERE! For those that know what this is, let me EDUCATE you on how IMPORTANT this is. The series is based on the Central Park 5 — the case of five New York Black and Latino teens wrongfully convicted in 1989 for raping a white female jogger. April 19th marks the 30th anniversary of the attack and rape of a female jogger in New York City’s Central Park. Take a LOOK at the RIVETING trailer BELOW!
The four-part “When They See Us” debuts May 31st and features Niecy Nash, Blair Underwood, Felicity Huffman, John Leguizamo and Adepero Oduye, among others. It chronicles the experiences of Harlem teens Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise beginning in 1989, when they were first questioned about the incident to their 2002 exoneration to the settlement that they reached with the city of New York in 2014, according to The Wrap.
This is a MUST WATCH indeed!