Colin in Black and White is an American limited television drama series that is scheduled to have its Netflix premiere in October 2021. The series has a total of six episodes and is a dramatization of activist and athlete Colin Kaepernick’s teenage years. Ahead of its Nelix premiere, a pilot episode will be receiving a preview screening in the Toronto International Film Festival in 2021 in the Primetime program.
The first episode of Colin in Black & White will air on October 29, 2021, and the fans are eagerly waiting for the first episode’s release.
What to Expect from the Series?
Colin in Black and White depicts the life of athlete and activist Colin Kaepernick from a different angle by shedding light on his teenage years. The series seeks to provide an insight into the early years of Colin Kaepernick in order to understand how he became the iconic figure that he is today. There might be instances in the series that bring into light the issues of race and racism through his teenage high school years, as hinted by Kaepernick in an interview.
This was also done to understand the complex dynamics of family, relationships, and society. Kap wanted the show to be inspiring and empowering, and hence a lot of critical aspects have been focused into the show. The very fact that it is a biography that is being portrayed on screen attracts a lot of audience attention who seek to look into the real lives of their heroes, and this is where Colin in Black & White doesn’t disappoint.
Who is in the Cast?
Colin in Black & White cast includes Jaden Michael, who will be playing the character of young Colin. Colin Kaepernick who will be playing the role of narrator, Mace Coronel who will be playing the role of Jake, Gabriel Womack who will be playing the role of restaurant patron, Amarr who will be playing the role of Eddie, and Howard M Lockie, who will be playing the role of Coach Parker.
Sarah Hamilton who plays the character of Lindsey, Ron Rogge, who plays the character of Coach Flores, Omar Cook, who plays the character of a baseball player, etc., and several others.
When is it Releasing?
Colin in Black and White will be released on the last Friday of October, that is, on October 29, 2021, on the digital streaming platform Netflix. Before its release, the series will also have a special screening at the 2021 Toronto International Film Festival. The series has received good critical acclaim and good ratings by critics.
Where to Watch?
Colin in Black & White will be available for streaming on Netflix from October 29, 2021. As of now, the 6 episode series is exclusively available on Netflix. There is no confirmation yet whether the series will be available for streaming on other OTT services.