“We spend an awful lot of time together,” Ben, 32, tells the magazine, adding that he’s glad “the guy who gets to act like an a–hole is actually really nice.”
The third season of the TNT drama premieres on Tuesday (January 4) at 10 p.m. and “will focus less on the characters at home and more on their time on the job,” according to TV Guide.
Ben‘s character also starts to finally gets concerned about Officer John Cooper’s (Cudlitz) addiction to painkillers.
“We’re still getting to know these people, and I think there’s going to be a lot of surprises,” said Michael.
Pictured below: Ben finding a parking ticket on his car after leaving a restaurant on Wednesday (December 29) in Los Angeles.