Clayne Crawford Is Fired From 'Lethal Weapon'. New Actor To Replace Him In Season 3 Is Revealed

A few weeks ago, Lethal Weapons star, Clayne Crawford, made headlines due to his on-set behavior issues. The actor experienced two reprimands while shooting season 2 of the show.

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First, he overreacted over working conditions that he believed were not safe. And another incident may have involved his co-star – Damon Wayans. Reportedly, the two had a dramatic verbal fight on-set and stopped talking to each other.

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Since cast members’ contracts are renewed each year, the studio didn’t renew Crawford’s contract. Instead, they decided to replace the actor, although it may jeopardize the future of the project.

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So, who is the new star of the show?

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Meet American Pie alum, Seann William Scott. He will play a new character who will work together with Wayan’s Murtaugh. He may actually be Riggs’ brother! We can’t wait to see the two lead actors together on screen.

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As for Crawford, he didn’t address the casting of the new actor directly. Clayne took to Instagram and shared a touching post, in which he congratulated the cast and crew on season 3 and thanked everyone for an incredible experience.

Riggs was a dream role and the experience will live with me forever. My heart is full. Good Luck [next] season!!

 

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We hope the series will retain its audience!

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