Wesley Snipes released from prison
April 7 , 2013
Actor Wesley Snipes has been released from a federal prison after serving time on tax charges.
Snipes, who was convicted in 2008, was released on Tuesday and placed under home confinement.
According to a Bureau of Corrections spokeswoman, the New York Community Corrections Office will supervise him until July 19.
Wesley entered prison in December 2010 to begin a three-year sentence after failing to file income tax returns.
The 50-year-old actor has appeared in numerous, including the blockbuster Blade trilogy.