When We Rise - Miniseries, Episode 5 - Rotten Tomatoes

Episode Info

In the early 1990s, Cleve, Ken and Richard each battle HIV/AIDS. Cleve dedicates himself to creating the Names Project AIDS Memorial quilt; and Cecilia helps Ken enter a VA hospital for treatment, but "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" makes it challenging.


Guy Pearce
as Cleve Jones
Austin McKenzie
as Young Cleve Jones
Emily Skeggs
as Young Roma Guy
Jonathan Majors
as Young Ken Jones
Fiona Dourif
as Young Diane
Carrie Preston
as Sally Gearhart
Ivory Aquino
as Cecilia Chung
Whoopi Goldberg
as Pat Norman
Dylan Walsh
as Dr. Marcus Conant
Sam Jaeger
as Richard
Rosie O'Donnell
as Del Martin
T.R. Knight
as Chad Griffin
Todd Weeks
as Tom Ammiano
Charles Socarides
as Richard Socarides
John Rubinstein
as Charles Socarides
Don Frankel
as President Clinton
Jayne Taini
as Elouise
J.J. Boone
as Leslie
Melora Hardin
as Carole Midgen
Seth Fisher
as Senior Advisor
Chris Pray
as Bystander
Douglas Smith
as Young Man
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