Ben McKenzie: Southland's "Very Grateful" For TNT
Here’s what he had to say about TNT, how he found out Southland was canceled and his Halloween costume…
On learning of Southland‘s cancellation: “We were ‘sposed to premiere on NBC October 23 – we were on set shooting, I was making plans to go to New York with my publicist and the producers came to the set and said ‘We’re canceled!’
On being thankful for a second shot: “TNT’s a great network and we’re excited about it…..It’s very rare that a network show gets to have a second airing – we’re very grateful for that.”
On his Halloween costume: “I went as Jay Leno! He kind of canceled our show, so I thought…[I wore] The Jay Leno mask, jeans shirt and jeans that Jay Leno wears when he’s not in the suit.”
Southland will begin airing on TNT January 12 (Tuesday) at 10/9c!