Five teens from Harlem become trapped in a nightmare when they're falsely accused of a brutal attack in Central Park. Based on the true story.
What if all boys were created equal?
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lobbied for an audition while he was busy filming Mr. Mercedes
(2017), for which he had grown a beard. With the beard, he was afraid he would be considered too old to play the younger Korey, and he fully expected that the project would cast two different actors to play the part at different ages. After finishing Mr. Mercedes, he shaved his beard and auditioned again. Ava DuVernay
was so impressed by both his audition, and how much his facial hair aged him, that she cast him as Korey at both ages. See more
References The Central Park Five