Posted by | Ray Cornelius 

Actresses Niecy Nash, Aunjanue Ellis, Storm Reid, Kylie Bunbury and Marsha Stephanie Blake have all been added to Ava DuVernay‘s upcoming Netflix project Central Park Five.

According to S&A, the ladies will star alongside Jharrel Jerome, Jovan Adepo, Michael K. Williams, Vera Farmiga and John Leguizamo.

Central Park Five is based on the highly publicize true story where five NYC teens of color were convinced of a rape they didn’t commit. The episodes will focus on Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise. It will also cover the time span from 1989 to 2014, when they were exonerated and a settlement was reached with the city of New York.

Stay tuned…

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