First Previews for Netflix’s ‘American Son’ Starring Kerry Washington


Emmy Award and Golden Globe Award-nominated actress Kerry Washington will be bringing her astounding performance skills to the Netflix platform as she is set to star in their upcoming drama American Son The story is based on the acclaimed Broadway play of the same name. The television event revolves around the mother of a missing teenage boy, as she struggles to put the pieces together in South Florida. The film is also set to star Steven Pasquale, Jeremy Jordan, and Eugene Lee.


The film presents four different viewpoints as the truth unravels while exploring the dynamic of an interracial couple raising a mixed-race son. The drama raises different questions for every community and how the police handle situations on a case by case basis. Set to arrive on Netflix on November 1st, 2019 this powerful and touching story is bound to start a conversation.

Washington also mentioned the release of the Netflix film while chatting with E! News at the Emmys, making us even more excited.

Although the teaser is only less than a minute, we are still counting down the days until this intense drama’s release. Catch a teaser released by Netflix below.