“A white cop and a black kid? There are no f—ing accidents anymore.”
In Seven Seconds, a new series from Netflix created by Veena Sud (The Killing), Regina King plays Latrice Butler, the mother of a black teenager in New Jersey who is accidentally run over by a white police officer. The ensuing cover-up forces everyone involved to confront the racial tension that exists in our nation. The series also stars Clare-Hope Ashitey and Russell Hornsby, among others.
Watch the trailer above, and catch the full series on Netflix on Feb. 23.