Earlier this year, we found out that the Broadway play, American Son would be adapted for television in which Kerry Washington and actor, Stephen Pasquale would reprise their roles.
Well, Netflix has finally released the premiere date for the play and you can expect to see it on the popular streaming platform, beginning November 1st!
“American Son,” the TV adaption of the critically acclaimed play starring @kerrywashington, will debut on @netflix Nov. 1 after its world premiere at @TIFF_NET. The story follows Kendra Ellis-Connor, a mother struggling to find her missing son in South Florida. pic.twitter.com/XJeuozoBTT
— Strong Black Lead (@strongblacklead) August 13, 2019
American Son is about an interracial couple’s journey to finding their missing son.
Jeremy Jordan and Eugene Lee will also reprise their roles in this adaption. Before the Netflix release, American Son will premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival!
Let us know in the comments if you’ll be tuning into this special project starring Kerry Washington!