Malcolm-Jamal Warner to Star in American Crime Story: The People vs. O.J. Simpson

Malcolm-Jamal Warner to Star in American Crime Story: The People vs. O.J. Simpson

The actor will play Al Cowlings.

Published May 13, 2015

Malcolm-Jamal Warner has officially joined the cast of the first season of FX's American Crime Story. The Reed Between the Lines actor is set to play O.J. Simpson's teammate and friend Al Cowlings in the series.

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According to Complex, Warner's character is known best for driving the infamous white Ford Bronco that was involved in Simpson's television police chase. The emsemble cast for American Crime Story: The People vs. O.J. Simpson includes other A-listers like John Travolta as Robert Shapiro, David Schwimmer as Robert Kardashian and Cuba Gooding, Jr. playing Simpson.

It is not clear whether the slow-speed Bronco chase that was watched on televisions across the country will be recreated in the show, but it has been confirmed that the first 10 episodes of the series will be dedicated to The Trial of the Century.

Check out Malcolm-Jamal Warner in one of his most recent roles in Reed Between the Lines below:

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Written by Moriba Cummings

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