When We Rise - Miniseries, Episode 1 - Rotten Tomatoes

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Part 1 of 4. The miniseries about a diverse family of LGBTQ people who helped pioneer the equality movement in the U.S. begins with the social-justice fighters moving to San Francisco after coming out or being outed. There, they join the fledgling LGBTQ movement and set out to change the world.


Guy Pearce
as Cleve Jones
Ivory Aquino
as Cecilia Chun
Austin McKenzie
as Young Cleve Jones
Emily Skeggs
as Young Roma Guy
Jonathan Majors
as Young Ken Jones
Fiona Dourif
as Young Diane
Whoopi Goldberg
as Pat Norman
Rosie O'Donnell
as Del Martin
Denis O'Hare
as Jim Foster
Carrie Preston
as Sally Gearhart
Michael DeLorenzo
as Jose Sarria
Nick Eversman
as Scott Remple
Sam Jaeger
as Richard
Justin Sams
as Sylvester
Douglas Smith
as Young Man
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