Lethal Weapon Finds A New Co-Lead With Seann William Scott

Lethal Weapon Finds A New Co-Lead With Seann William Scott

Now "American Pie" star Seann has been tapped to co-star with returning actor Damon Wayans for the FOX network show.

Episodes of LETHAL WEAPON are available on FOX NOW, Hulu and On Demand. 'Lethal Weapon is packed with action, drama and pure fun and we can't wait to see Damon and Seann together on screen. Their reaction comes after Warner Bros. made a decision to replace Clayne Crawford and replace him with American Pie star, Seann William Scott.

Then on Sunday two major revelations broke about the series - it would indeed back for a third season, and that Crawford would be replaced by Seann William Scott.

"Seann is a fantastic addition to this already unbelievable cast", said Thorn. Indeed, FOX announced today that Lethal Weapon Season 3 is happening, but Crawford will no longer be part of the show. However, Crawford admitted himself in a statement on Instagram that he had been disciplined regarding two incidents on the set.

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The series' ratings were enough to score a renewal, however the behavior of Clayne Crawford put the show in jeopardy. The series, based on the hit feature films starring Mel Gibson and Danny Glover, stars Keesha Sharp, Kevin Rahm, Jordana Brewster, Johnathan Fernandez, Dante Brown, Chandler Kinney, and Michelle Mitchenor.

Before you get angry at the idea of Seann William Scott starring as Martin Riggs, Scott will be playing an entirely new character. "Furthermore, I apologize to all the crew and cast for any negative attention Lethal Weapon is receiving because of these incidents", he said. This marks Scott's first network series regular role. The show has averaged 5.3 million viewers and a 1.3 in the adults 18-49 demo during its second season, numbers that rise to 8.6 million and 1.7 when Fox adds in its multi-platform viewing. Matt Miller, Dan Lin, Jennifer Gwartz and McG serve as executive producers.

Warning. The next paragraph contains spoilers about the Season 2 finale of Lethal Weapon. Television producing in association with Lin Pictures and Good Session Productions.

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