Women of the Movement a limited series event based on the true story of Emmett Till and Mamie Till-Mobley. premieres January 6, 2022 on ABC.
Episode 1 is titled “Mother and Son” Here is the synopsis: “Mamie Till Mobley, a young mother living a simple life in Chicago, begrudgingly lets her adventurous 14-year-old son, Emmett, go on vacation with his great uncle and cousins to Mississippi. Days after his arrival, tragedy strikes and Mamie is faced with a mother’s worst nightmare when her son goes missing.”
Episode 2 is titled “Only Skin” Here is the synopsis: “After receiving the call that her son was kidnapped by white men in Mississippi, Mamie rallies her community in Chicago to bring Emmett home. As a result, Mamie is thrust into the spotlight while facing unimaginable tragedy.”
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Video Courtesy of Women of the Movement Official Twitter
Don’t miss Women of the Movement “Mother and Son” and “Only Skin” airing Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 8/7c on ABC.
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