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Shots Fired 

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Examines the dangerous aftermath of two racially charged shootings in a small Southern town, providing an explosive autopsy of our criminal justice system.
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2 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »
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Series cast summary:
Sanaa Lathan ...  Ashe Akino 10 episodes, 2017
Stephan James ...  Preston Terry 10 episodes, 2017
Stephen Moyer ...  Lieutenant Breeland 10 episodes, 2017
Will Patton ...  Sheriff Daniel Platt 10 episodes, 2017
Tristan Mack Wilds ...  Deputy Joshua Beck 10 episodes, 2017
Aisha Hinds ...  Pastor Janae James 10 episodes, 2017
DeWanda Wise ...  Shameeka Campbell 10 episodes, 2017
Clare-Hope Ashitey ...  Kerry Beck 10 episodes, 2017
Conor Leslie ...  Sarah Ellis 10 episodes, 2017
Helen Hunt ...  Governor Patricia Eamons 10 episodes, 2017
Richard Dreyfuss ...  Arlen Cox 9 episodes, 2017
Beau Knapp ...  Deputy Caleb Brooks 9 episodes, 2017
Kylen Davis ...  Shawn Campbell 9 episodes, 2017
Jill Hennessy ...  Alicia Carr 8 episodes, 2017
Liam Ethan Dance ...  Christian Beck 7 episodes, 2017
Jahlil Muhammad Jahlil Muhammad ...  Jeremiah Beck 7 episodes, 2017
Anthony Dalton ...  Anthony 7 episodes, 2017
Edwina Findley Dickerson ...  Shirlane 6 episodes, 2017
Marqus Clae Marqus Clae ...  Cory 6 episodes, 2017
John Beasley ...  Mr. Dabney 6 episodes, 2017
Mike Pniewski ...  Julian Carroll 5 episodes, 2017
Jacob Leinbach ...  Jesse Carr 5 episodes, 2017
Laila Lockhart Kraner Laila Lockhart Kraner ...  Kai 5 episodes, 2017
Yohance Myles Yohance Myles ...  Leon Grant 5 episodes, 2017
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Examining the dangerous aftermath of racially charged shootings in a small Southern town, SHOTS FIRED is a dramatic new event series that is a "why done it?" and a "who done it?" From Gina Prince-Bythewood ("Beyond the Lights," "The Secret Life of Bees," "Love and Basketball") and Reggie Rock Bythewood ("Beyond the Lights," "Notorious"), the 10-hour event series is an explosive look at the criminal justice system. When an African-American police officer kills an unarmed white college student, a small town in North Carolina is turned upside-down. Before the town has a chance to grapple with this tragedy, the neglected murder of an African-American teen is brought to light, re-opening wounds that threaten to tear the town apart.

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Some lines are meant to be crossed.

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Crime | Drama

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Some scenes were shot using the Gastonia, North Carolina, City Hall and the batting cages at Adventure Landing in Gastonia. See more »

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Cheap try to grab racist turbulence
24 March 2017 | by xoqpajSee all my reviews

This is a "lifetime movie" trying to take on an incredibly important issue. Not really smart! Very light on intelligent police work and super heavy on possible relationships! If you like soap operas or lifetime movies, you might like. If not, RUN away as fast as you can!!!!


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