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When They See Us 

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Chronicles the true story of a notorious case of five black teenagers who were convicted of a rape they did not commit.
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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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Friday, May 31

Korey is in adult prison and struggles with it. Eventually, the real truth comes out about what really happened. Events that had been ignored finally come to light.


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Cast

Series cast summary:
Asante Blackk ...  Young Kevin Richardson 4 episodes, 2019
Caleel Harris ...  Young Anton McCray 4 episodes, 2019
Ethan Herisse ...  Young Yusef Salaam 4 episodes, 2019
Jharrel Jerome ...  Korey Wise 4 episodes, 2019
Marsha Stephanie Blake ...  Linda McCray 4 episodes, 2019
Marquis Rodriguez ...  Young Raymond Santana 4 episodes, 2019
Kylie Bunbury ...  Angie Richardson 4 episodes, 2019
Aunjanue Ellis ...  Sharon Salaam 4 episodes, 2019
Vera Farmiga ...  Elizabeth Lederer 4 episodes, 2019
Felicity Huffman ...  Linda Fairstein 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
Famke Janssen ...  Nancy Ryan 4 episodes, 2019
William Sadler ...  Michael Sheehan 4 episodes, 2019
Storm Reid ...  Lisa 4 episodes, 2019
Reginald L. Barnes ...  NYPD Officer Harmon 4 episodes, 2019
Bryan Terrell Clark ...  Ortega 4 episodes, 2019
Jim Cleary ...  Corrections Officer 4 episodes, 2019
Justin Cunningham ...  Kevin Richardson 4 episodes, 2019
Chris Jackson ...  Peter Rivera 4 episodes, 2019
Jake Ryan Lozano Jake Ryan Lozano ...  Leonard 4 episodes, 2019
Michael Murphy ...  Leader of The Nation of Islam 4 episodes, 2019
Adepero Oduye ...  Nomsa Brath 4 episodes, 2019
Aurora Perrineau ...  Tanya 4 episodes, 2019
Andrew Stewart-Jones ...  Ronald Weaver 4 episodes, 2019
Blair Underwood ...  Bobby Burns 4 episodes, 2019
Jasmin Walker ...  Nurse Rikers 4 episodes, 2019
Len Cariou ...  Robert Morgenthau 3 episodes, 2019
Suzzanne Douglas ...  Grace Cuffee 3 episodes, 2019
Alexandra Templer ...  Trisha 3 episodes, 2019
Jovan Adepo ...  Antron McCray 3 episodes, 2019
Chris Chalk ...  Yusef Salaam 3 episodes, 2019
Omar J. Dorsey ...  Elombre Brath 3 episodes, 2019
Joshua Jackson ...  Mickey Joseph 3 episodes, 2019
Freddy Miyares ...  Raymond Santana 3 episodes, 2019
Chris Sumpter Chris Sumpter ...  Park Boy 3 episodes, 2019
Jayce Bartok ...  Detective Hildebrandt 2 episodes, 2019
Edward Carnevale ...  Court Clerk 2 episodes, 2019
Blake DeLong ...  Detective Nugent 2 episodes, 2019
Michael Durodola ...  Prison Inmate 2 episodes, 2019
Kate Easton ...  Patricia Dean 2 episodes, 2019
Tyler Dean Flores ...  Eddie De La Paz 2 episodes, 2019
Jimmy Gary Jr. ...  Barber 2 episodes, 2019
Caroline Hewitt ...  Blonde Reporter / ... 2 episodes, 2019
Chukwudi Iwuji ...  Colin Moore 2 episodes, 2019
Maliq Johnson ...  Terence 2 episodes, 2019
Sean Kilkenny ...  Central Park 5 Supporter 2 episodes, 2019
Todd Lawson ...  John Loughlin 2 episodes, 2019
Lynn Marocola ...  NYPD Officer 2 episodes, 2019
Frank Pando ...  Detective Gonzalez 2 episodes, 2019
Elijah Richardson ...  Al Morris 2 episodes, 2019
Taylor Selé ...  Chris Black 2 episodes, 2019
Ariel Shafir ...  Detective Jaffer 2 episodes, 2019
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Chronicles the true story of a notorious case of five black teenagers who were convicted of a rape they did not commit.

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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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Trivia

Shortly after the attack, Donald Trump took out a full-page ad in the New York Times, headlined "BRING BACK THE DEATH PENALTY! BRING BACK OUR POLICE!" The advertisement addressed and was in response to the general sharp increase in violent crime in New York City many public figures also expressed frustration at the extremely large increase in violent crime. See more »

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Referenced in Black Coffee: Episode dated 4 June 2019 (2019) See more »

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Oscar contender
1 June 2019 | by kiomarsnuSee all my reviews

This is one of the most beautiful and emotional mini series of the year so far. Well directed, excellent character building, amazing acting and well scripted. It touches your soul and cries out your heart. Thank you, Netflix!


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