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This cop drama prizes journalistic detail over verbal exposition and moldy cop-show tropes.
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Southland takes on subjects that most shows get wrong, but does it right.
"It's fun to get shot."
The actress talks about playing a tough female detective, and has some tough words for NBC.
"I'm not that teen guy."
TNT will air all thirteen already-produced episodes of the NBC-discarded cop drama.
Southland star goes OFF on NBC: "When you have a network that nobody's watching, it doesn't benefit you to only advertise on your network."