Hope & Redemption: The Lena Baker Story

Hope & Redemption: The Lena Baker Story

We are not sure of the release date for Hope & Redemption: The Lena Baker Story. It was released at the box office on 2008-11-06 so we estimate it was released to DVD in February 2009.

Hope & Redemption: The Lena Baker Story on IMDb Drama

Director: Ralph Wilcox

Cast: Peter Coyote, Tichina Arnold, Dwayne Boyd, Chris Burns, and Kenny Cook

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.