Tuesday, October 22, 2019

"American Son" On Netflix

"American Son" is a new dramatic feature directed by Kenny Leon, starring Kerry Washington, Steven Pasquale, Jeremy Jordan and Eugene Lee, based on the Broadway play of the same name, streaming on Netflix November 1, 2019:

"...3am on a rainy night in South Florida, mother 'Kendra Ellis-Connor' (Washington) paces anxiously in a police station waiting room as she tries to piece together what may have happened to her missing son. 

"Faced with a series of infuriating unanswered questions, she navigates a system of unconscious bias, interweaving perspectives and a tense marital dynamic with her ex-husband (Pasquale) as they try to uncover the truth about their son's whereabouts. 

"Based on the acclaimed Broadway play, and also featuring reprised roles by Jeremy Jordan and Eugene Lee, 'American Son' is an emotional depiction of modern day race dynamics and systemic tensions..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "American Son"...