Posts tagged Netflix
Well-deserved: Ava Duvernay’s ‘When They See Us’ earns a whopping 16 Emmy nominations

Ava Duvernay’s gripping four-part series, “When They See Us,” which impacted 23 million Netflix accounts worldwide, has racked up a whopping 16 Emmy Award nominations. “Thank you to the real men for inviting me to tell their story,” wrote the director, co-writer and producer.

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Day of Reckoning: Linda Fairstein, Central Park 5 prosecutor, faces heat, resigns from nonprofit boards

A former prosecutor in the Central Park Five case has resigned from at least two nonprofit boards as backlash intensified following the release of the Netflix series “When They See Us,” a miniseries that dramatizes the events surrounding the trial. The president of Vassar College confirmed her resignation.

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Recommended Viewing: Netflix’s ‘The Two Killings of Sam Cooke'

Sam Cooke, the soul legend who wrote and sung the iconic civil rights anthem, "A Change is Gonna Come,” which was released posthumously, has a story as powerful as his music. Netflix's “The Two Killings of Sam Cooke” is a must-watch documentary.

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