Tonight’s episode of Grimm was a game-changer for Detective Hank Griffin (Russell Hornsby). Fans who watched the NBC show’s latest episode, called “Bad Moon Rising,” know that things are never going to be the same for this Portland police detective.
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Grimm has always been a mash-up of fantasy and police procedural, but Hornsby has primarily only lived in the procedural side of the show since Hank has been kept in the dark about Nick’s monster-hunting secrets. Now that’s all changed, as Nick is forced in tonight’s episode to tell Hank about the Wesen world and his Grimming ways.
Hornsby took a break from shooting the eighth episode of Grimm’s current season to talk with EW about this turning point for his character. Read on to learn what it’s been like for Hornsby to step into the supernatural side of the show, what this means for Nick and Hank’s relationship and which real-world wave of crime he drew from for his performance. READ FULL STORY »