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Ava DuVernay’s Central Park Five Adds Joshua Jackson and More

Ava DuVernay‘s upcoming limited Netflix series Central Park Five has added some new cast members, including Joshua Jackson (The Affair), Blair Underwood (Quantico) and Famke Janssen (The Blacklist). Jackson will play Mickey Joseph, lawyer for Antron McCray. Janssen will play Nancy Ryan, a Manhattan prosecutor who led the reinvestigation of the Central Park Five case. Emmy Award …

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Chris Chalk and Six More Join Ava DuVernay’s Central Park Five

Netflix has announced even more casting for Ava DuVernay’s Central Park Five, which began filming this week in New York City. The limited series will be released on Netflix in 2019. Gotham‘s Chris Chalk will play Adult Yusef Salaam, while newcomers Freddy Miyares and Justin Cunningham will play Adult Raymond Santana and Adult Kevin Richardson, respectively. Together, …

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Ava DuVernay’s Central Park Five Cast Adds Niecy Nash and Four More

Ava DuVernay’s Central Park Five cast has added a powerful female line-up today. Joining the limited series in supporting roles are Emmy Award nominee Niecy Nash (Claws), Aunjanue Ellis (Quantico), Kylie Bunbury (Game Night, Pitch), Marsha Stephanie Blake (Crown Heights), and Storm Reid (A Wrinkle in Time). Niecy Nash will play Delores Wise, mother of Korey …

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Williams, Farmiga and Leguizamo Join DuVernay’s Central Park Five

Michael K. Williams, Vera Farmiga and John Leguizamo have joined the cast of Central Park Five, a limited series created by Academy Award nominee Ava DuVernay. DuVernay will also write and direct the narrative series, which will consist of four episodes. Based on a true story that gripped the country, Central Park Five will chronicle the …

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