Happy! Season 2: How Christopher Meloni Brings Nick Sax To Life

Andrew Husband Mar 20, 2019

The veteran actor opens up about his otherwise deadly serious approach to playing a crazed ex-cop turned hitman.

If Detective Elliot Stabler of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit is all you think about whenever you see Christopher Meloni, then you don’t know Christopher Meloni. From Wet Hot American Summer and the Harold & Kumar movies to Man of Steel, the actor has contorted himself so much that it’s almost impossible to know who he is. This is especially true of his work on Syfy’s deranged comedy series Happy!, in which he plays the alcoholic ex-cop turned hitman Nick Sax.

Meloni frequently dials everything up to 11 and beyond in Happy! Season 2 which premieres Wednesday, March 27th at 10 p.m. Et/Pt. Yet this doesn’t mean that Meloni and Sax are one in the same, right?

“Hold on a minute,” he told Den of Geek during a phone interview last week.

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