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"One of the jobs as an actor is we cannot judge our characters," Brian Cox says of the ruthless business tycoon he plays on Succession. HBO hide caption

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'Succession' actor Brian Cox can't defend Logan Roy, but he can relate to him

Cox says the ruthless business tycoon he plays HBO's Succession is one of the most extraordinary roles he's ever taken: "He is a misanthrope [who] is very disappointed with the human experiment."

"One of the jobs as an actor is we cannot judge our characters," Brian Cox says of the ruthless business tycoon he plays on Succession. HBO hide caption

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'Succession' actor Brian Cox can't defend Logan Roy, but he can relate to him

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A seemingly good deed goes awry in Asghar Farhadi's gripping moral drama 'A Hero'

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