The American Crime Podcast, hosted by film critic and radio personality Elvis Mitchell, takes an in-depth look at the groundbreaking new television drama American Crime THURSDAYS 10|9c on ABC. Each week will feature a candid conversation with the show's creator and Executive Producer, Oscar®-winning screenwriter John Ridley, along with an array of show talent as we discuss the latest episode, character storylines, and other timely topics and themes. We'll also share an insider's look at the creative and technical process that brings each episode to life, including scriptwriting, directing, editing, scoring, and more.
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In the tenth episode, show creator John Ridley, editor Joanne Yarrow and writer Keith Huff discuss episode 9 of ABC's American Crime.
Plus, check out these riveting moments from "Episode Nine":
Terror in Juvie: A moment of silliness turns deadly when Edgar gets violent with the juvie correctional officers. The officers use excessive force on Edgar, killing him. Tony (Johnny Ortiz) witnesses the altercation and is terrified.
A Family Reunion: At a motel, a cleaned up Hector (Richard Cabral) meets with his girlfriend Sibila and his daughter Adela. Adela is initially afraid of him, but after Sibila and Hector have a talk, she eventually warms up to him. In a heartwarming moment, Adela offers her dad a french fry.
Barb and Her Gun: Visiting with Barb (Felicity Huffman) at her apartment, Nancy ends up finding Barb's gun. When she cannot conceal her disappointment, Barb gets defensive, reminding her friend she was assaulted with a brick and explains that it's for her protection.
Breaking Up is Hard to Do: When Timothy drops by to hand deliver a message to Aubry, she is excited to see what Carter sent for her. She is greatly disappointed, however, when she realizes Carter is breaking up with her and has a meltdown.
Another Shocking Confession: Following Carter's breakup with her, Aubry decides to flip the case on its head by confessing to the crime, deeming Carter innocent.
Tune in THURSDAY MAY 7 10|9c for the next episode of American Crime.