When They See Us
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This real-life horror story of five teenagers bullied and coerced by police into confessing to a crime they didn't commit is garnering excellent reviews.


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SHOW INFO

Status: Limited Run

Premiere: May 31, 2019

Category: Drama
Genres: Biography, Drama, History


 


REVIEWS

86

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When They See Us

This real-life horror story of five teenagers bullied and coerced by police into confessing to a crime they didn't commit is garnering excellent reviews.


Access Method: Subscription

 

PLATFORMS SUPPORTED



SHOW INFO

Status: Limited Run

Premiere: May 31, 2019

Category: Drama
Genres: Biography, Drama, History



REVIEWS

86*

  • 85% 85%
  • 0% 0%
  • 87% 87%

*This is the show’s PeakTV score. It is an average of this show’s Metacritic, IMDb and Rotten Tomatoes ratings.

SUMMARY

Based on a true story that gripped the country, When They See Us will chronicle the notorious case of five teenagers of color, labeled the Central Park Five, who were convicted of a rape they did not commit. The four part limited series will focus on the five teenagers from Harlem — Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise. Beginning in the spring of 1989, when the teenagers were first questioned about the incident, the series will span 25 years, highlighting their exoneration in 2002 and the settlement reached with the city of New York in 2014.




SUMMARY

Based on a true story that gripped the country, When They See Us will chronicle the notorious case of five teenagers of color, labeled the Central Park Five, who were convicted of a rape they did not commit. The four part limited series will focus on the five teenagers from Harlem — Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise. Beginning in the spring of 1989, when the teenagers were first questioned about the incident, the series will span 25 years, highlighting their exoneration in 2002 and the settlement reached with the city of New York in 2014.