Ava DuVernay sure does know how to keep us on our toes!
Just when we thought the cast was full of our favorite stars already, Central Park Five has just added more of our favorite actors.
DuVernay’s adaption, Central Park Five will tell the story of five black teenagers who were wrongfully convicted of raping a woman in Central Park.
Niecy Nash, A Wrinkle In Time actress, Storm Reid, Kylie Bunbury, Aunjanue Ellis, and Marsha Stephanie Blake has just joined the star-studded cast! Earlier this month, it was announced that Michael K. Williams, Jharrel Jerome, and John Leguizamo would star in the film.
According to Variety, the Claws star will portray Delores Wise, the mother of Korey Wise. Reid will play Lisa, Korey’s friend. Kylie Bunbury will portray Kevin Richardson’s sister, Angie. Marsha Stephanie Blake will portray Linda McCray while Aunjanue Ellis will portray Sharone Salaam.
Award-winning director, Ava DuVernay will wear many hats in the production of Central Park Five.
She will write, direct, and executive produce the four-part miniseries.
Central Park Five will premiere on Netflix next year!
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