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Demian Bichir Talks Change on FX’s The Bridge!

THE BRIDGE -- Pictured: Demian Bichir as Marco Ruiz -- CR: Kurt Iswarienko/FX

The second season of The Bridge (FX, Wednesdays, 10/9C) has, if you can believe it, gotten even darker than season one. Virtually every relationship on the show is markedly different than last season.

Demian Bichir took a few moments from his day off to talk with a group of journalists/bloggers about the new season and some of the changes we’re seeing.

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Demian Bichir talks about “The Bridge” Season 2

THE BRIDGE -- Pictured: Demian Bichir as Marco Ruiz -- CR: Kurt Iswarienko/FX

“The Bridge” returns for a 2nd season on FX.  The story centers around Mexican detective Marco Ruiz played by Demian Bichir and El Paso detective Sonya Night played by Diane Kruger as they join forces to find a serial killer menacing both nations along the Bridge Of Americas at the Texas-Chihuahua border.  It premieres on July 9, Wed. 10/9c on FX.

Demian Bichir is an Oscar nominated actor with a notable career that spans decades.  During a set visit, the talented Demian Bichir met with journalists and bloggers to talk about the second season of “The Bridge”.

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FX’s The Bridge: See What You’ve Been Missing–Check Out The Mid-Season Recap Video!

THE BRIDGE (Series Premiere, Wednesday, July 10, 10:00 pm e/p) -- Pictured: (L-R): Diane Kruger as Sonya Cross, Demian Bichir as Marco Ruiz -- CR: Frank Ockenfels/FX

If you haven’t been following FX’s atmospheric new series, The Bridge (Wednesdays, 10/9C), the network has created a mid-season recap video leading into the teaser for tomorrow night’s new episode, The Beetle – both of which can be seen following the jump.

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Video: Dissecting Marco–A Look at The Bridge’s Chihuahua State Police Detective!

THE BRIDGE - "Rio" - Episode 3 (Airs, Wednesday, July 24, 10:00 pm e/p) Pictured: Demian Bichir as Marco Ruiz. CR: Byron Cohen/FX Network

FX’s The Bridge (Wednesdays, 10/9C) may have a mystery with international implications and potential repercussions, but it is also very character-driven. We’ve seen what makes El Paso Detective Sonya Cross such an interesting character and now, it’s time for a look at her Chihuahua State Police counterpart, Detective Marco Ruiz (played by the splendid Demian Bichir).

Check out Dissecting Marco following the jump.

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The Bridge’s Demian Bichir Holds Forth On The Series’ Story, Themes and Impact!

THE BRIDGE (Series Premiere, Wednesday, July 10, 10:00 pm e/p) -- Pictured: Demian Bichir as Marco Ruiz -- CR: Frank Ockenfels/FX

On Monday morning the Oscar®-nominated star of The Bridge (FX, Wednesdays, 10/9C). Demian Bichir, spoke with a group of journalists/bloggers about his role on the network’s newest hit series – and about the show’s themes and potential impact.

Bichir was charming, thoughtful, good-humored and insightful throughout.

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Videos: FX’s The Bridge–A Serial with International Ramifications!

FX’s new series, The Bridge (Wednesdays, 10/9C), finds detectives from two vastly different jurisdictions – El Paso Texas and Juarez – having to work together to find a serial killer who has decided to take a political position. The series stars Diane Kruger and Demian Bechir and premieres on July 10th. To give you get a brief taste of what the series is about we have four videos – three more follow the jump – courtesy of FX.

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Featurette: Sneak Peek at FX’s The Bridge!

THE BRIDGE (Series Premiere, Wednesday, July 10, 10:00 pm e/p) -- Pictured: (L-R): Diane Kruger as Sonya Cross, Demian Bichir as Marco Ruiz -- CR: Frank Ockenfels/FX

FX’s The Bridge (premiering on Wednesday, July 10, 10/9C) centers on the forced collaboration of a Mexican detective, part of the Chihuahua State Police, with an El Paso homicide detective with Aspergers to solve the murder of a woman found precisely centered on the midpoint of the bridge – essentially, smack dab on the borderline – between El Paso and Juarez – making both jurisdictions responsible for solving it.

The series stars Diane Kruger as El Paso detective Sonya North and Demian Bichir as Chihuahua State Police officer Marco Ruiz.

FX has released a short featurette to introduce the characters, situations and tone of the series. check it out following the jump.

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