Omari Hardwick, Marlon Wayans, Affion Crockett And More Pay Emotional Tribute To Trayvon Martin (Video)

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/ August 7, 2013

The biggest names in Black Hollywood paid a touching tribute to slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin with a heartfelt poem. According to Buzzfeed, the video was the product of ICON MANN, an organization focused on celebrating Black actors in the media and entertainment industry. Last month, George Zimmerman, a night watch volunteer accused of murdering Martin, was considered not guilty by a Florida jury, a verdict that cast a shadow over the nation’s justice system. Aaron D. Spears, Affion Crockett, Bill Duke, Brian Dobbins, David Oweloyo, Eriq LaSalle, Gary Dourdan, Isaiah Roberts, Jay Ellis, Marlon Wayans, Mo McRae, Omar Benson Miller, Omari Hardwick, Robbie Jones, Pastor Toure Roberts, Sugar Shane Mosely,Wesley Jonathan, and Wren Brown appear in the tearjerking clip, which has received over 80,000 hits. Watch the emotional visual, written and produced by Hardwick and directed by Mo McRae, above.