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Netflix to Produce Series on Colin Kaepernick

Netflix to Produce Series on Colin Kaepernick According to the 'The Hollywood Reporter,' the six-episode series will be called 'Colin in Black & White.' Kaepernick will narrate the scripted limited drama, which comes from director Ava DuVernay. 'Colin in Black & White' is DuVernay's latest project with Netflix following her acclaimed limited series, 'When They See Us.' Netflix says Kaepernick's series will focus on his adolescent years while growing up with a white adopted family. It will also portray his high school life and events that led him to advocate for social justice. 'THR' adds that an actor will play a younger version of the now 32-year-old. Ava DuVernay, via 'THR' Netflix's Cindy Holland, via 'THR' Kaepernick has remained unsigned in the NFL since 2017, soon after he began kneeling during the National Anthem. Besides the upcoming Netflix show, he is also working on a memoir about his life experiences.