David Makes Man centers on a 14-year-old prodigy from the projects who is haunted by the death of his closest friend and relied on by his hardworking mother to find a way out of poverty. He must choose between the streets that raised him or the higher education that may offer him a way out. Set in South Florida, the series is inspired by events in McCraney's own life and explores childhood trauma and the power of imagination to survive.
|Released:||August 14, 2019|
|Companies:||Oprah Winfrey Network|
|Cast:||Phylicia Rashad Arlen Escarpeta Akili McDowell Isaiah Johnson Jordan Bolger Alana Arenas Kwame Patterson Travis Coles Ade Chike Torbert Cayden K. Williams Nathaniel Logan McIntyre|
|Crew:||Michael B. Jordan Dee Harris-Lawrence Tarell Alvin McCraney Mike Kelley Melissa Loy Denitria Harris-Lawrence John J. Strauss Oprah Winfrey Wayne Morris Carmen Cuba Jaquen Castellanos Nantale Corbett Lucien Christian Adderley Richard Wilson Allison Davis Bob M. Scott Mark Garner Sasha Dylan Bell Gary Gunn Judith Sunga Heather Heinz Michele Hocking|