Richard Cabral has joined Felicity Huffman and Regina King as the third cast member to sign on for the upcoming third installment of John Ridley’s praised ABC anthology series.

In Season 3, American Crime will be set in North Carolina and will deal with labor issues, economic divides and individual rights.

RICHARD CABRAL
ABC

American Crime earned 10 Emmy nominations for its first season, winning for King. Cabral received a supporting actor Emmy nom for his portrayal of Hector Tontz. The series, executive produced by Ridley and Michael McDonald, is coming off a well-received second season.

Cabral’s feature work includes Ridley Scott’s The Counselor, Chris Weitz’s A Better Life, and End of Watch opposite Jake Gyllenhaal, and he also had guest-starring turns on ABC’s Body of Proof and HBO’s Luck. He will next be seen in Blood Father, a Taken-style action thriller directed by Jean-Francois Richet (Mesrine) and starring Mel Gibson. Cabral is repped by APA and Primary Wave Entertainment.