Big time Hollywood director Lee Daniels, who is best known for the flicks The Butler and Monster’s Ball, will take on a project that focuses on the life of former Atlanta Falcons linebacker Brian Banks.
If you’re not familiar with Banks’ story, shame on you.
The former top recruit of the USC Trojans back in 2002 was wrongfully accussed and later pled out to rape charges...
Things are really starting to fall into place for Brian Banks.
He just landed a job in the NFL’s front office over the weekend, and now according to The Wrap, Oscar nominated director, Lee Daniels will develop and direct a movie about his life.
Banks was star headed to USC in 2002 before he was wrongfully convicted and served five-years for rape.
The subject of a 2012 “60...
It took much longer than expected, but Brian Banks has made it to the National Football League.
The exonerated former high school football player at famed Long Beach Poly High School has accepted a job in the NFL front office, he announced Saturday.
According to the NFL, Banks will be a manager in the football operations department and on game days assist with the officiating department...
After spending sixty-two months in prison after being falsely accused of sexual assault, Brian Banks was released from jail in May of 2012. The former high school stand out, spent last year with the Atlanta Falcons after working out for several teams including the Seattle Seahawks.
Today, Banks announced via Twitter that he would be taking a front office position with the NFL offices...
STILL A HAPPY ENDING?
The Falcons are expected to release Brian Banks, who was making a comeback after wrongly serving 10 years in prison. But he may still have a future with the team.
FEEL GOOD STORY
After being falsely imprisoned for five years on a false rape charge, linebacker Brian Banks made his NFL debut on Thursday night for the Atlanta Falcons.
In the fourth quarter of the Atlanta Falcons' preseason game against the Cincinnati Bengals, Brian Banks was finally given the opportunity to step onto a football field.
Eleven years ago Brian Banks would not have any reason to doubt that he would one day be a starting linebacker for an NFL team. After being highly recruited out of high school, the Long Beach native had decided to take his talents to the nearby University of Southern California to play for the Trojans led by the idolized Coach Pete Carroll. At this point in time, Banks was looking...
A woman who falsely accused Long Beach Poly football standout Brian Banks of rape in 2002 was ordered to pay 2.6 million to the Long Beach Beach Unified School District.
Wanetta Gibson sued the district for lax security during the trial and received 750,000 from a 1.5 million settlement.
A Los Angeles Superior Court judge ordered her to pay 1.5 million, plus an additional 1.1...
LONG TIME COMING
The woman who falsely accused Brian Banks of raping her is being sued by the school district, which is hoping to recoup the money.