Edgar Ramirez dishes on new whodunit thriller

The actor talks about his new HBO miniseries, “The Undoing.”
4:22 | 10/21/20

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Would it be possible for us to speak to your husband? Um, well, um, why? He might have seen something. Oh, no, no, he didn't. So you've spoken to him since this news came to light? No, but anything he would have seen I would have seen. Where is your husband now? He's in Cleveland at an oncology convention. Where is he staying? I think at a Hyatt. When did he go there? This morning early. That was a sneak peek from the HBO series "The undoing." It stars Nicole kidman and Hugh grant. Our next guest you saw him as well you know him from films bright, girl on the train and as Gianni Versace. Please welcome Edgar Ramirez. Such a talent and such a pleasure to have you, Edgar. Can you tell how excited I am about this series? It's from David E. Kelly. We know it will have twists and turns. Tell us about the story and your character. Yeah, well, I'm very happy to be here. Thank you. Great to see you guys. This basically is -- it is -- "The undoing" is a thriller -- how can I put it without spoiling anything? It's a thriller about all the funny little things happen when a disappearance, murder and other terrible revelations, you know, come to life dash or come to light within the seemingly perfect life of this family. Edgar, are you nervous talking to us? I ask you this because it's such a who done it and when you try to promote it, you can't say anything without giving something away. It's true. Anything can give -- I have to really go around, so around every question I get asked about the show especially because I play the cop. I mean, I am the detective Joe Mendosa who is the outsider looking in. I'll be -- I'll be -- I'm unravelling all this terrible truth that are going to come to light as I told you before. Yes, it's -- I'm nervous. It happens to all of us, to Nicole, to Hugh, to everybody. We know there are terrible truths. I'm in 100%. Did you know who did it from the beginning? Did you read the scripts all the way through? I did and I -- but I only found out like you guys will at the very end. What I say at the very end, it is the very end. This will keep you really on your toes until the very end of the show. It's really well-written. David E. Kelly is a genius. Our director is fantastic. The cast is unbelievable. I mean, it was an amazing project. One of the things that also makes the thriller so compelling is the fact that every character is very complex. It has a lot of -- every character has a lot of contradictions. Everyone has its light and its darkness. That's the reason why everyone also becomes a suspect. Complex characters and watch to the very end. We have done interviews with politicians and got more out of them than we're getting from you, Edgar. Edgar is a genius himself. He knows exactly what to say. Such a fan of your work. We can't wait to watch. Thank you for being with us. "The undoing" premiers October 25th on HBO. I love that guy. Are you going to watch? Of course. I'll watch anything he's in. I've done work with him in the past. He's an absolute -- You've done work with him? What? I learned -- You act? I learned to climb after a story I did with him. He was actually in a -- Climb a mountain? "Point break," he played Bodie in it. There was a lot of climbing in it. We spent some time. T.J., you're keeping things close to the vest. These are my final thoughts today.

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