Korey Wise born on August 11, 1973 is am American political activist as well as a historical figure known for having been one of the wrongly convicted kids from the Central Park Five case in New York. He gained more attention in 2019 when his life story was adapted as part of the Netflix original series titled When They See Us.
Korey Wise Family/Parents
Born in United States, his father’s details are not available yet and his mother’s details are also not available yet. He has a sister whose name named Marci Wise.
Korey Wise Affairs/Girlfriend/Wife
He has not dated anybody publicly yet. He is probably single.
Profile / Wiki / Information
- Name: Korey Wise
- Nickname: Korey
- Birthday: August 11, 1973
- Age: 45 years old
- Birthplace: United States
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- Profession: Political activist
- Nationality: American
- Ethnicity/Race: Black
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- Zodiac: Leo
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
- Eye Color: Dark Brown
- Girlfriend: He has not dated anybody publicly yet. He is probably single.
- Net Worth: Under Review
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Trivia/ Facts that you may not know about Korey Wise
- His journey into the public interest first began in 1989 when Korey chose to accompany his friend named Yusef Salaam to the police station for questioning. After being unjustly convicted, Korey was the oldest among 5 boys and was instead sent to serve time in Riker’s Island.
- While serving time at the Auburn Correctional Facility, Korey met a guy named Matias Reyes who admitted to the crime he was originally charged with. This chance encounter led to the Central Park Five’s exoneration through the New York Supreme Court.
- His life story was adapted as part of the Netflix original series titled When They See Us and his character is played the actor, Jharrel Jerome.
- For more information about Korey contact him on Instagram.