“This Is Us” Adds Austin Abrams to Cast

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The Hollywood Reporter reports that Austin Abrams has been cast in the fourth season of This Is Us. 

The Euphoria and The Walking Dead actor will star in the season currently airing on NBC and will be featured in the hit drama’s 1990s storylines. According to the outlet, Abrams will play Marc, who meets teen Kate (Hannah Zeile) in a record store and will play the Pearsons’ daughter’s love interest. 

The new cast member joins a slew of new faces on the show including Jennifer Morrison (Once Upon a Time), Blake Stadnik and Asante Blackk (When They See Us). They star opposite the show’s regulars including Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Justin Hartley, Chrissy Metz, Sterling K. Brown, Susan Kelechi Watson, Chris Sullivan, Michael Angarano, and Ron Cephas Jones.

Abrams’ first episode, Flip a Coin is set to premiere on Tuesday, October 15.