Michigan actor Justin Mane to appear in Showtime’s series, ‘American Rust’

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The cat is officially out of the bag now.

Michigan film actor and professional wrestler Justin Mane will be playing Deputy Roth in Showtime’s new series, “American Rust.”

A natural performer with a unique background, Justin Mane is a film/TV/commercial actor, stunt actor, and pro wrestler from Metro Detroit, Michigan. He has an extensive background within Pro Wrestling and continues to work in the Michigan scene. He has been featured in several theatrical and independent movies; worldwide television; as well as national and regional commercials.

As a stunt performer, Mane is credited with doing many of his own stunts.  Has performed own stunts in “Displaced,” “Killy McStabStab,” and “Domino.” Examples include being thrown against a wall, riding on the back of an ATV at 60 mph with no safety harness, falling downstairs, etc.  On his 27th birthday, he appeared as an extra on “Jurassic World.”

Invites Mane, “Check out the trailer now! You will spot me in it.”


In this all-new SHOWTIME Original Series, a complicated and compromised chief of police (Jeff Daniels) is forced to decide how far he’s willing to go when the son of the woman he loves (Maura Tierney) is accused of murder.

Based on Philipp Meyer’s celebrated debut novel, American Rust is a compelling family drama and a timeless story of wanting a brighter future while being held prisoner by the past. The story of survival and transcendence is told through the eyes of the complicated and compromised chief of police Del Harris (Daniels) of a Pennsylvania Rust Belt town full of good people making bad choices.
When news of a murder rips through the town, Harris must decide what lengths he is willing to take to protect the son of the woman he loves (Tierney). “American Rust” also stars Bill Camp (The Queen’s Gambit), David Alvarez (West Side Story), Alex Neustaedter (Colony), Julia Mayorga (It Is Decidedly So), Mark Pellegrino (Supernatural) and Rob Yang (The Resident).The series is executive produced by Futterman, Daniels, Michael De Luca (Escape From Dannemora), Adam Rapp (The Looming Tower), Paul Martino (Inside Game), Katie O’Connell Marsh (Narcos, Hannibal) for Boat Rocker Studios, and Elisa Ellis.Said Mane, “(I) Had a great time with this role and filming it in general.  So grateful and fortunate for this opportunity.”

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