The Trailer for ‘When They See Us’ Guarantees a Harrowing Story Concerning the Central Park 5
Ava DuVernay’s subsequent, vastly anticipated function is a Netflix authentic miniseries known as When They See Us, that may discover the true story of the Central Park 5 — the 5 Harlem youngsters who had been wrongfully arrested for the rape of Trisha Meili in 1989.
Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Clever had been exonerated in 2014 and had been paid a settlement by New York Metropolis. Their story got here again to prominence after a 1989 full-page advert resurfaced calling for his or her execution in NYC’s 4 main newspapers. That advert was written by now-President Donald Trump. He has since refused to acknowledge their innocence.
The film stars Michael Ok. Williams, Felicity Huffman and Vera Farmiga. Jovan Adepo, Justin Cunningham, Chris Chalk, Freddy Miyares and Jharrel Jerome play the Central Park 5.
The collection releases on Netflix Could 31.