The American Crime TV show on ABC received accolades and acclaim from critics and its devoted fanbase, as well. As we all know, though, Nielsen ratings usually play a key role in determining whether TV series like American Crime are cancelled or renewed for a fourth season. Sadly, most of us do not live in a Nielsen household. Because of that, many viewers are frustrated their viewing habits and opinions weren’t considered, before ABC cancelled American Crime after three seasons. We care what you think and would like to offer you the chance to rate the episodes here.
As a crime anthology drama, each stand-alone season of American Crime explores criminal activity and law enforcement in light of topical issues like race, class, gender, drugs, and immigration. In season three, the ABC cast includes: Regina King, Felicity Huffman, Connor Jessup, Richard Cabral, and Benito Martinez. Recurring players include Sandra Oh, Cherry Jones, Tim DeKay, Janel Moloney, Dallas Roberts, Timothy Hutton, Lili Taylor, Ana Mulvoy-Ten, Mickaëlle X. Bizet, and Clayton Cardenas. In the story, a father named Luis Salazar (Martinez) travels illegally from Mexico into the United States. Searching for his missing son, he discovers that modern servitude is thriving in the farmlands.
What do you think? Which season three episodes of American Crime do you rate as wonderful, terrible, or somewhere between? Was ABC right to cancel this TV show, or should they have renewed it for season four? Don’t forget to vote, then share your thoughts, below.