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'Do No Harm': Modern-day Jekyll & Hyde hits Philadelphia

One of the more telling behind-the-scenes aspects about the NBC drama "Do No Harm," which premieres Thursday, Jan. 31, is that star Steven Pasquale has two start times for work.One is for Jason Cole, a respected neurosurgeon; the other is for Ian Price, a violent psycho.Dr. Cole rules from 8:25 a.m. until 8:25 p.m.; Price controls the body they both occupy at night. And to help make sure he's in the right frame of mind, Pasquale has a separate chair for each character.Yes, another split-personality show, and the logical comparison for this one is Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde."At 8:25 he becomes a different guy," Pasquale tells Zap2it. "They sound the same and walk the same. From a performance standpoint, I didn't want to make them so violently different. Ian is a drug addict, a sex-addict sociopath, a sexual predator."The character has dealt with dissociative identity disorder for as long as he can remember, Pasquale...


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