Release Date: 2/18/21; BET, BET+
Director: Ty Manns
Studio(s): Action Faith Media, Manns/Mackie Studios, Visions Production, Atonement Pictures, BET+, Green Apple Entertainment
Running Time: 80 mins.
Cast: Keshia Knight Pulliam (Angela), T.C. Stallings (Tony), Eaddy Mays (Leslie), Cameron Arnett (Marston Drake), Roshawn Franklin (Andre Leath), Shari Dyon Perry (Teresa Lukonde).
Story: Redeemed, BET’s original film based on Jacqueline D. Moore’s novel, Serving Justice, highlights the corruption plaguing America’s criminal justice system. The movie follows Angela Sylvester, who becomes the youngest female minority judge in her city and finds herself trapped in a ‘Kids for Cash’ prison scam orchestrated by her boss. Fearing her legal career and dream of becoming a federal judge is over, she loses control of her life and career until she returns to her faith and redeems herself of the crimes committed. Source: Blackfilm.com; IMDB.