The Hurricane Premiere

The Hurricane Premiere

The life and struggle of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter comes to life.

Published November 9, 2012

(Photo: Courtesy Universal Pictures)

In 1966, middleweight boxing star Rubin "Hurricane" Carter was on the verge of becoming a legend. His career, however, was cut short when he was wrongfully imprisoned for a triple homicide. For roughly 20 years Carter fought to have his conviction overturned until one day a group of activists were able to get the case re-opened. 

Starring Denzel Washington as Hurrican Carter and based on a true story, The Hurricane is a triumphant look at the strength of the human spirit and its ultimate resiliency. Tune in on Sunday, November 11 at 8:30P/7:30C for the premiere of The Hurricane!

Written by BET-Staff

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