Sundance: Lakeith Stanfield's Prison Drama 'Crown Heights' Nabbed by Amazon

Crown Heights was bought by Amazon! Watch an exclusive interview with the stars and director/creator of Crown Heights on The Hollywood Reporter here.

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The Matt Ruskin title centers on a real-life Brooklyn man who is arrested and wrongfully convicted of a crime he did not commit.

Amazon is moving into Crown Heights, acquiring the title after its world premiere at the Sundance Film FestivalThe Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

The streaming service nabbed the film for just over $2 million. The film will receive a theatrical release.