Dominic Purcell plays condemned-to-death inmate Lincoln Burrows on the show and says he had no problem shaving his head and sacrificing workouts to accurately portray a prisoner.
In his words, I didnt want to look like I went to the gym all day and hung out at the beach. This show is not The O.C.
Besides, he jokes, Do you think Id try to cute myself up for the guys on Death Row?
Though Purcell describes his character as edgy and very volatile, he insists, The guys not a psychopath.
He thinks people will realize Lincoln is a good guy as soon as they see him interact with his son in the two-hour premiere this Monday (Aug. 29).
Purcells not saying hell go completely soft. There are no tears, but he says its a very traumatic scene.
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