Jharrel Jerome

Jharrel Jerome won a Lead Actor Emmy for his portrayal of Korey Wise in "When They See Us."
The 21-year-old actor from Ava DuVernay’s “When They See Us” was also the youngest ever to win in his category.
Jharrel Jerome just won a Primetime Emmy Award for his role in “When They See Us,” which elevated criminal justice reform into the national conversation.
Jerome won a Lead Actor Emmy for Ava DuVernay's "When They See Us," making this his first nomination and first win.