Will Smith and Larry Wilmore have teamed up for a new docu-series focused on the 14th Amendment, which promised liberty and equal protection for all people.
On Tuesday, Netflix released the trailer and announced a February 17 premiere date for Amend: The Fight for America, a series that will explore the ongoing challenges that Americans face when it comes to equality. Co-executive produced by Smith and Wilmore, the upcoming series features a star studded line-up that includes Mahershala Ali, Diane Lane, Samuel L. Jackson, Pedro Pascal, Yara Shahidi, and more.
Hosted by Smith, the doc will include speeches and writings from historic figures such as Frederick Douglass, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Andrew Johnson. It will also provide insight from contemporary thought leaders and experts.