The 10-episode drama series, produced by Kerry Washington — under her Simpson Street banner — and Indigenous Media. The series follows the trials and tribulations of five teens in a South Side Chicago high school, Five Points highlights the many aspects of teen life from love to loss, and everything in between. An intense examination of the challenging world teens live in today, Five Points captures how the daily pressures they face can lead to difficult choices which sometimes have life-altering outcomes. The story is told from five unique perspectives, which eventually come together to give the plot a resolution
The diverse cast consists of Madison Pettis, Haley Kiyoko, Spence Moore II Ray Cham Jr., Trey Curtis, Nathaniel Potvin, Jake Walker, Coco Jones and Jahking Guillory.
It is directed by Thomas Carter, the director of films like Save the Last Dance and Coach Carter and television projects such as the 2016 Roots miniseries. It is created and written by Adam Giaudrone
New episodes will be released every Monday at 6PM PT/9PM ET on the Five Points show page: facebook.com/fivepoints