'Graceland' interview: Daniel Sunjata previews his new, character-driven crime show

The newest original program making its appearance on USA is "Graceland." This drama -- set in a beach house where representatives from multiple federal agencies live undercover -- stars Daniel Sunjata ("Rescue Me") and Aaron Tveit ("Les Miserables"). On a recent visit to the show's set, we spoke with Sunjata about his role and about the show as a whole.Warning: There are some minor spoilers about the "Graceland" pilot here.Why did you want to take on the role of Paul Briggs?Daniel Sunjata: I haven't had a ton of opportunities in my career so far on camera to play characters that have multiple levels going on at the same time, characters with this type of complexity and texture to them. And so as soon as I saw the writing -- and of course, it's [series creator] Jeff Eastin. I knew he was a great storyteller. It was kind of a no-brainer. There was no reason...


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