Netflix Docu-series, “When They See Us”, Has Received 16 Emmy Nominations!!!!! When They See Us Is A Series about The Central Park Five now called “The Exonerated Five” who was 5 boys, now men, wrongfully and unjustly convicted of the rape of a Central Park jogger.
Who Are “The Exonerated Five”
The Central Park Five” now known as “The Exonerated Five”, are five boys, now men named Raymond Santana, Korey Wise, Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, and Dr. Yusef Salaam, who were falsely accused of the rape of Central Park jogger, Tricia Meili. They were tried and convicted and all five men spent from 6 to 13 years in prison before a serial rapist finally confessed to the crime and they were exonerated in 2002, where then they sued NYC and won a $41 million settlement and also sued NY state and won $3.9. They are all criminal justice advocates, living in NYC and ATL.
The Exceptional Cast Of “When They See Us”
The cast of “When They See Us” have received a total of 16 Emmy Nominations including Outstanding Limited Series, Outstanding Lead Actor In A Limited Series, Jharrel Jerome, who played the part of Korey Wise and played it good, Outstanding Lead Actress In A Limited Series, Neicy Nash and Aunjanue Ellis, and many more nominations.