THE Netflix released today (19) a new trailer for When They See Us, miniseries with 4 episodes directed by Ava DuVernay.
The production follows the story of five young people, known as Central Park Five, from the Harlem neighborhood who were wrongly accused and sentenced in the case of the rape of a white runner in New York City.
Like this, When They See Us will show several stages in the lives of teenagers Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise. The series begins in 1989 with the four teenagers being interrogated for the incident, and then takes a 25-year leap, showing their resignation in 2002 and then the deal they struck with New York City in 2014.
In the cast we have Michael K. Williams, Vera Farmiga, John Leguizamo, Felicity Huffman, Niecy Nash, Blair Underwood, Christopher Jackson, Joshua Jackson, Omar J. Dorsey, Adepero Oduye, Famke Janssen, Aurora Perrineau, William Sadler, Jharrel Jerome, Jovan Adepo, Aunjanue Ellis, Kylie Bunbury, Marsha Stephanie Blake, Storm Reid, Chris Chalk, Freddy Miyares, Justin Cunningham, Ethan Herisse, Caleel Harris, Marquis Rodriguez and Asante Blackk.
Eyes That Condemn (When They See Us) was created, directed and written by Ava DuVernay.
The series arrives on May 31.