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FOX 53 INSIDER: Pittsburgh actor portraying fugitive in 'America's Most Wanted' episode

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"America's Most Wanted" is back on FOX 53 and the second episode airing on Monday, March 22 will feature a Pittsburgh actor.

PITTSBURGH -- "America's Most Wanted" is back on FOX 53 and the second episode airing on Monday, March 22 at 9 p.m. will feature a Pittsburgh actor.

Mt. Lebanon native Nick Pasqual is portraying notorious fugitive and escape artist Larry Chism, who has been on the run from authorities since 1978.

Now based in Los Angeles, Pasqual joined the FOX 53 INSIDER to talk about his preparations for the role, his early life growing up in Pittsburgh and upcoming projects in film and television he is working on.


One of television’s most iconic series, "America's Most Wanted" returns to FOX with an all-new season beginning in March.

Produced by FOX Alternative Entertainment and hosted by Emmy Award-winning journalist Elizabeth Vargas, "America's Most Wanted" will investigate some of the country’s most dangerous fugitives.

Each week, Vargas will ask for viewers’ help as she breaks down cases from the show’s new headquarters, consulting with a team of experts representing law enforcement units such as the FBI and U.S. Marshall’s Office.

Returning at a time when social media and technology loom large in the public consciousness, "America's Most Wanted" will offer a unique and urgent opportunity for viewers to be armchair detectives by helping law enforcement solve some of the toughest cases.

Among its many accomplishments, "America's Most Wanted" has helped capture more than 1,186 criminals, including 17 on the FBI’s Ten Most Wanted list. It also has reunited 43 missing children with their families.

For the latest news and information and to watch past episodes, visit "America's Most Wanted" on FOX online.