'Brooklyn Nine-Nine's' Andy Samberg and Andre Braugher: Irresistible force meets immovable object

When you think of Andre Braugher in a police station, comedy doesn't jump to mind.Braugher, best known for "Homicide: Life on the Street," stars in FOX's sitcom "Brooklyn Nine-Nine," premiering Tuesday, Sept. 17.As Capt. Ray Holt, Braugher plays the serious commanding officer of a Brooklyn precinct. Andy Samberg ("Saturday Night Live") is Jake Peralta, the zanier detective."Jake is naturally gifted at detective work," Samberg says to Zap2it  "He has problems with authority and rules. He is very immature and needs to do a little growing up."Samberg and Braugher are chatting alone in a hotel conference room, and even here, traces of their characters surface."The captain is a 30-year veteran of the NYPD," Braugher says. "He had been marginalized because of his sexual orientation. He always wanted his own command."Braugher has a gravitas to him. A little earlier, in a press conference with the full cast, Terry Crews, who plays a sergeant, was playing around, flexing his...



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