Road to the Emmys 2012: The Actor
hair, but suddenly pulls his hand away. “That’s actually a moment that Kiefer came up with on the set,” says creator Tim Kring. “Imagine the inability to have physical contact with your own son. He wears that pain in every fiber of his physicality.” For Sutherland, expressing emotions so openly is a welcome change from the last eight years, and he sees the similarities of characters with his previous show, “24.” “There is a weight on them where they will never completely win. And that is something that, for whatever reason, I’m drawn to as an actor.”
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