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When They See Us 

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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.
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"When They See Us" Shows the Horrors of Injustice

"When They See Us" star Joshua Jackson discusses why the new Netflix mini-series is so impactful, and how his character became a passionate advocate for justice.

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Top Rated TV #26 | Nominated for 12 Primetime Emmys. Another 20 nominations. See more awards »

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Series cast summary:
Asante Blackk ...  Young Kevin Richardson 4 episodes, 2019
Caleel Harris ...  Young Antron McCray / ... 4 episodes, 2019
Ethan Herisse ...  Young Yusef Salaam 4 episodes, 2019
Marquis Rodriguez ...  Young Raymond Santana 4 episodes, 2019
Marsha Stephanie Blake ...  Linda McCray 4 episodes, 2019
Kylie Bunbury ...  Angie Richardson 4 episodes, 2019
John Leguizamo ...  Raymond Santana Sr. 4 episodes, 2019
Niecy Nash ...  Delores Wise 4 episodes, 2019
Michael Kenneth Williams ...  Bobby McCray 4 episodes, 2019
Suzzanne Douglas ...  Grace Cuffee 4 episodes, 2019
Jharrel Jerome ...  Korey Wise 3 episodes, 2019
Aunjanue Ellis ...  Sharon Salaam 3 episodes, 2019
Felicity Huffman ...  Linda Fairstein 3 episodes, 2019
Len Cariou ...  Robert Morgenthau 3 episodes, 2019
William Sadler ...  Michael Sheehan 3 episodes, 2019
Adepero Oduye ...  Nomsa Brath 3 episodes, 2019
Alexandra Templer ...  Trisha 3 episodes, 2019
Denia Brache Denia Brache ...  Natividad 3 episodes, 2019
Vera Farmiga ...  Elizabeth Lederer 3 episodes, 2019
Omar J. Dorsey ...  Elombre Brath 3 episodes, 2019
Jovan Adepo ...  Antron McCray 2 episodes, 2019
Chris Chalk ...  Yusef Salaam 2 episodes, 2019
Justin Cunningham ...  Kevin Richardson 2 episodes, 2019
Freddy Miyares ...  Raymond Santana 2 episodes, 2019
Famke Janssen ...  Nancy Ryan 2 episodes, 2019
Chukwudi Iwuji ...  Colin Moore 2 episodes, 2019
Storm Reid ...  Lisa 2 episodes, 2019
Jayce Bartok ...  Detective Hildebrandt 2 episodes, 2019
Frank Pando ...  Detective Gonzales / ... 2 episodes, 2019
Edward Carnevale ...  Court Clerk 2 episodes, 2019
Tyler Dean Flores ...  Eddie De La Paz 2 episodes, 2019
Maliq Johnson ...  Terence 2 episodes, 2019
Isaiah Negrón ...  Mike 2 episodes, 2019
Kate Easton ...  Patricia Dean 2 episodes, 2019
Todd Lawson ...  John Loughlin 2 episodes, 2019
Caroline Hewitt ...  Blonde Reporter / ... 2 episodes, 2019
Chris Jackson ...  Peter Rivera 2 episodes, 2019
Joshua Jackson ...  Mickey Joseph 2 episodes, 2019
Gary Perez ...  Manuel Santana 2 episodes, 2019
Aurora Perrineau ...  Tanya 2 episodes, 2019
Dascha Polanco ...  Elena 2 episodes, 2019
Blair Underwood ...  Bobby Burns 2 episodes, 2019
Jimmy Gary Jr. ...  Barber 2 episodes, 2019
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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.

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What if all boys were created equal?


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 May 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Central Park Five See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Stereo

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2:1
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Based on the 1989 true story of the Central Park jogger rape case of Trisha Meili. Five boys dubbed the "Central Park Five" were falsely accused and prosecuted for a crime they didn't commit. See more »

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References The Central Park Five (2012) See more »

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amazing
31 May 2019 | by cw-75490See all my reviews

Honestly one of the most beautiful and moving portrayals I've ever seen. The acting is spot on. Keeps your emotions going from start to end. Such a powerful series with a strong message. This is a must watch


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