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Michael K. Williams

Michael K. Williams Joins the Cast of Ava DuVernay’s ‘Central Park Five’

by Jessica Bennett   Jul 10, 2018

Ava DuVernay has a great relationship with Netflix, bringing her next major project to the streaming service in the form of new limited series,... Read More

Central Park Five Members Blast Trump for ‘Due Process’ Hypocrisy

Central Park Five Members Blast Trump for ‘Due Process’ Hypocrisy

by Zahara Hill   Feb 12, 2018

Members of the group of men who were wrongfully convicted of raping a woman has condemned President Donald Trump for his hypocritical attitude toward due process.... Read More

Ava DuVernay’s New Netflix Series Will Focus on The Central Park Five

Ava DuVernay’s New Netflix Series Will Focus on The Central Park Five

by Aramide Tinubu   Jul 07, 2017

Ava DuVernay and Netflix is obviously a partnership made in cinematic heaven. This time, the prolific filmmaker and the streaming platform will take us... Read More

Is $40 Million Enough for the Central Park Five?

Is $40 Million Enough for the Central Park Five?

by Charles F. Coleman Jr.   Jun 23, 2014

What is 7 years of your life worth? What about 13? As I’ve thought about the recently announced settlement in New York City’s Central... Read More

The Central Park Five

The Central Park Five Premieres

by The Root   Apr 17, 2013

I remember the Central Park Five. I remember them well. In the spring of 1989, I was not much older than the boys themselves,... Read More

A Look Back at the Year in Black Cinema

A Look Back at the Year in Black Cinema

by #teamEBONY   Dec 27, 2012

Remarkable strides were made in the Black film industry throughout 2012. From indies to blockbusters, films featuring a predominantly Black cast, helmed by a... Read More