The Trailer for This Upcoming LGBTQ TV Mini-Series Will Make You Want to Rise Up

In an upcoming television mini-series called "When We Rise," set to air on ABC on February 27, writer and producer Dustin Lance Black highlights pivotal moments from the LGBTQ rights movement — the creation of a seven-episode drama that will likely leave us speechless.

Featuring a star-studded cast of Whoopi Goldberg, Rachel Griffiths, Rosie O'Donnell, Guy Pearce, Michael K. Williams, Ivory Aquino, Mary Louise Parker, among many others, the series event "chronicles the real-life personal and political struggles, set-backs and triumphs of a diverse family of LGBT men and women."

Take a closer look by watching the trailer in the video player below:

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