12:08 AM EDT 08/12/2016
Sarah Wayne Callies
Originally posted 08/10/2016 02:50PM
In a new preview from the upcoming Fox revival of the series, Michael (Wentworth Miller) is alive, well and once again imprisoned – all of which is news to Sara (Sarah Wayne Callies), who seemingly buried her ill husband in the series's 2009 finale.
"Michael was sick, and he died," Sara tells Michael's brother Lincoln (Dominic Purcell) in the clip, which was first premiered by TVLine.
Revealing an image of Michel in a Yemeni prison, Lincoln charges, "Then how do you explain that?"
Originally posted 03/24/2014 12:00PM
Killing off a main character in a television show is a risky move: You're upending the show's world (and putting a coworker out of a job) in the hope that the shake-up will lead to something greater down the line. And guess what? Despite the ministrations of fans, who claim that they will never watch their favorite show without [insert character name here], it often works!
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