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John Ridley Reveals Season Two Plot of 'American Crime' (EXCLUSIVE)

Executive producer John Ridley doesn’t shy away from tackling tough social issues, as he proved in the first season of ABC’s “American Crime,” which recently earned 10 Emmy nominations. 708 more words


André Benjamin Joins ABC Drama Series 'American Crime'

Jimi: All Is By My Side star André Benjamin has been cast opposite Regina King on the second season of John Ridley’s ABC drama series… 224 more words

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Connor Jessup, Angelique Rivera Join 'American Crime' Season 2 Lineup

American Crime has added two more cast members for the second season of ABC’s drama anthology. Falling Skies alum Connor Jessup has signed a one-year deal and has been cast in the role of “Connor Blaine”, a young man at the center of accusations that roil two high schools along socio-economic lines. 169 more words

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Joey Pollari Joins 'American Crime' As Season 2 Regular

Joey Pollari has joined the cast of ABC’s American Crime for the drama’s second season. He’ll play Eric Lupton, a basketball player from a working class family who attends school on a basketball scholarship. 141 more words

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'American Crime' Creator John Ridley On The Series' 10 Emmy Noms, Diversity & Season 2 - Emmys

The 10 Emmy nominations American Crime received this morning are validation of creator John Ridley’s hope that the limited series would be impactful and relevant, but he’s measured when discussing how close to the truth the anthology series—about a small town murder and the various people it affects—ended up being. 627 more words


John Ridley On 'American Crime': “The Stories We Tell Are Larger Than Just Entertainment" - Emmy Screening

Since its debut in March, ABC’s American Crime has helped break the mold of broadcast TV’s crime dramas. The topical show, tackling issues surrounding race, religion, and a flawed judicial system, is a parallel to the current state of affairs in America and spotlights the reactions of the human condition when faced with injustice. 563 more words

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Elvis Nolasco, Richard Cabral Returning For 'American Crime' Season 2

EXCLUSIVE: ABC’s second season of American Crime is raising its returning cast members to five. It was announced tonight at Deadline’s Emmy screening for the series… 477 more words

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