Deadline: Faran Tahir (Iron Man) has joined the second season cast of John Ridley’s ABC drama series American Crime. Tahir will play Rhys Bashir, the chairman of the board at the local school. Tahir joins returning stars Lili Taylor, Felicity Huffman, Timothy Hutton, Elvis Nolasco and Richard Cabral, all of whom will be playing new characters in a new setting. Season 2 is filming in Austin, TX. Ridley executive produces American Crime with Michael J. McDonald for ABC Studios. Tahir , repped by Greene & Associates, also plays The Commander in CBS’ new drama series Supergirl.