Hope & Redemption: The Lena Baker Story (2008)

Director
Ralph Wilcox

Main cast
Tichina Arnold; Dwayne Boyd; Chris Burns; Kenny Cook; Peter Coyote

Genres
Drama

Description
Based on true events, The Lena Baker Story recounts one African-American womans struggle to rise above the challenges of her life, to face the choices she makes, and to ultimately triumph over her...Lena Baker was the first and only woman to be sentenced to death by the electric chair in the state of Georgia and was executed in 1945. She was pardoned posthumously in 2005.


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