Streaming giants Netflix have unveiled a new trailer for the upcoming limited series "When They See Us" based on the story of the 'Central Park Five.'
Based on a true story that gripped the country, When They See Us will chronicle the notorious case of five teenagers of color, labeled the Central Park Five, who were convicted of a rape they did not commit. The four-part limited series will focus on the five teenagers from Harlem -- Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise. Beginning in the spring of 1989, when the teenagers were first questioned about the incident, the series will span 25 years, highlighting their exoneration in 2002 and the settlement reached with the city of New York in 2014.
The miniseries contains four episodes and was created by director Ava DuVernay and who also co-wrote and directed the four parts. Oprah Winfrey and Hollywood actor Robert Dinero were on board as executive producers.
Watch the trailer below.
"When They See Us" airs on Netflix on May 31.