Auditions for Speaking Role for Teen Boy on John Ridley’s “American Crime”


ABC TV Series in Austin Texas

Third Coast is taking submissions for a speaking role on “American Crime

The show is filming season one in the Austin Texas area and has a small speaking role for a teen boy ages 16 through 20 up for grabs. Talent submitting must live in the state of Texas, preferably in the Austin area in order to be considered and will need valid Texas ID. The scenes will be filming between the 15th and 22nd.

Oscar winner John Ridley (12 Years a Slave) has a new TV series coming up on ABC. “American Crime” is set in central California and focuses on the aftermath of a crime that rips the community apart along racial lines. In the small town of Modesto, a young couple gets murdered and the case becomes racially charged. The series explores the issues through the investigation, arrest and trial that follows and through the lives of all the parties involved in the crime and the trial. “American Crime” is written and produced by John Riddley and backed by ABC studios.

American Crime” will star Felicity Huffman, Oscar-winner Timothy Hutton, Penelope Ann Miller, W. Earl Brown, Richard Cabral, Caitlin Gerard, Benito Martinez, Elvis Nolasco and Johnny Ortiz.

casting call for speaking role on 'American Crime"

Please do not submit if you do not live near the Austin area or do not completely fit the below specs.


Beth Sepko Casting/Third Coast Extras is taking submissions for boys -AGES 16-20 ONLY- for a speaking role on AMERICAN CRIME, a ABC TV show written by John Ridley.


*Scenes contain sensitive material, will be discussed upon booking*

To submit, email us at- w/ subject heading “BOYS – AMERICAN CRIME”, follow directions below exactly:
Please list your general availability for Mondays-Fridays October 15-22.

Please include: name, age, phone #, location (Austin?), and height/weight. Attach plenty of clear, well-lit, current photos in high resolution – including both close up photos AND full length photos that accurately display your current look. Attach a resume or list any acting/stand in experience you might have.

IMPORTANT: Must be Texas resident w/ valid Texas ID (driver’s license, identification card, student ID) who lives in (or at least nearby) to Austin, TX since shoots days can change at the last minute.

Please don’t submit if you’re not local to the area or nearby. Even if you’ve submitted or worked with us on a previous project, please follow directions and submit again for this project.

We want your most updated info & current photos to show Director. Thank you!

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